Human Rights Defender of Armenia to Speak in Lund

Dr. Arman Tatoyan, the Human Rights Defender of the Republic of Armenia, will make a special visit to Lund University to speak with Human Rights Organizations and students on April 25. During the lecture, he will deliver a speech titled “The role of the Human Rights Defender (Ombudsman) in protecting and promoting Human Rights: The…

Lecture by Christof Heyns: Death By Algorithm

Professor Christof Heyns, Member of the United Nations Human Rights Committee, will discuss the implications of autonomous weapons on human life through a lecture titled “Death By Algorithm: Autonomous Weapons and the Right to a Dignified Life” on 8 May at the Raoul Wallenberg Institute. Heyns is professor of human rights law and Director of the…

2017 Human Rights Research Grant Program, Turkey

RWI Türkiye Programi – 2017 İnsan Hakları Araştırmaları Hibe Programı  Türkçe açıklama için tıklayınız Application for the RWI-Human Rights Research Grant for Turkey (HRRG) has started. The main goal of the RWI-Human Rights Research Grant is to enhance the human rights law education and to support human rights research capacity at the academic institutions in…

Dead Donkeys Fear No Hyenas: Director Interview

Joakim Demmer has been working on his new film, “Dead Donkeys Fear No Hyenas,” for about seven years. Finally, it’s hitting the big screen, first in the Nordics, and then around the world. This weekend, the film will be featured at the Swedish Human Rights Film Festival. Joakim will be at both screenings in Stockholm…