Training course on Human Rights and the Role of the Media

On Monday 21 October the Institute, in cooperation with the Myanmar National Human Rights Commission (www.mnhrc.org.mm), began a two-day training course on Human Rights and the Role of the Media. The course targets commissioners and staff of MNHRC and covers main human rights issues of relevance in the media field.  In this introductory phase, the programme aims…

Blended Learning Course in Library and Information Resource Management

The main objective of this course was to enhance the capacities of human rights librarians and resource centre personnel working at Academic Institutions and NHRIs in Southeast Asia in providing effective and efficient information services to their users using modern library tools. Through the improved capacities of these librarians and resource centre personnel, the aim…

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…

Blended Learning Course in Library and Information Resource Management

The main objective of this course was to enhance the capacities of human rights librarians and resource centre personnel working at Academic Institutions and NHRIs in Southeast Asia in providing effective and efficient information services to their users using modern library tools. Through the improved capacities of these librarians and resource centre personnel, the aim…

Training for the East African Court of Justice

The Institute is currently conducting a two-week training in Nairobi for the judges of the East African Court of Justice, as part of its cooperation programme with the Court under the Regional Africa Programme. The workshop, being held from 7 to 18 October 2013, aims to strengthen the capacity of the Court on topics such as…