The Institute at Swedish Forum for Human Rights in Umeå

  As co-organizer of the Swedish Forum for Human Rights, MR-dagarna, the Institute contributes two seminars to the event and also presents its activities at the exhibition booth. The seminar “Organizational culture and human rights: The impact of human rights due dilligence on CSR” is held by Associate Professor Radu Mares and “Cultural identity and…

ASEM Seminar on Human Rights: Linking Human Rights Concerns to the Environment

The Asia-Europe Foundation (ASEF) together with the Raoul Wallenberg Institute, the French Ministry of Foreign Affairs and the Philippine Department of Foreign Affairs will organise the ‘13th Informal ASEM Seminar on Human Rights: Human Rights and the Environment’ on 21-23 October 2013 in Copenhagen, Denmark. The 13th Seminar will explore the protection and promotion of…

East African Countries Regional Forum in Mombasa, Kenya

During three days, 21 – 23 November, Officials from Key Government Ministries and civil society organizations implementing UNSCR 1325 in Burundi, Kenya, Rwanda, Tanzania and Uganda meet to discuss the creation of a regional network.  The meeting is taking place in Mombasa, Kenya and is carried out as part of a partnership between the Raoul…

Conference in honor of Raoul Wallenberg

In order to honor Raoul Wallenbergs’ efforts in Budapest during the second world war the conference “Between Salvation and Extermination during World War II” was held in Bucharest on October 12. Read more (in Swedish)