RWI on Blood Batteries, Fashion and Consumption

The Raoul Wallenberg Institute is supporting and participating in Lund University’s Sustainability Week at the end of April. The week gather students and researchers’ at Lund University and citizens of Lund to create the opportunity of meeting and discussing sustainability and is arranged by Lund University, the City of Lund and other independent organizations. Participating…

UN Expert Chris Sidoti on Potential Decision to Designate Myanmar Crisis ‘Genocide’

The UN fact-finding mission on Myanmar released a report last month pointing to the human rights violations committed by government authorities on Rohingya populations in the country. The report finds that “concrete and overwhelming information points to international crimes” which warrant immediate international attention. RWI spoke with Chris Sidoti, one of the three experts on…

The Decade: A Vehicle to Combat Anti-Black Racism

In western countries, people of African Descent are the most targeted group when it comes to violent hate crimes and discrimination. In this podcast we sat down to discuss and learn more about a UN platform that aims to combat this: the International Decade for People of African Descent (the Decade). The podcast features an…