The Raoul Wallenberg Legacy Today

When I started looking into interning at the Raoul Wallenberg Institute, I was immediately struck by the story of Raoul Wallenberg, after whom the Institute is named. His story is one that contrasts the horrific accounts of the Holocaust in that it shows human’s propensity for extraordinary good amidst demonstrations of human’s propensity for extraordinary…

Sweden to Get State-Of-The-Art Library Catalog

Within a few months, Sweden will change national catalog from the current Libris to a new catalog, named LibrisXL or nya Libris. As end-users you will probably not see so much difference in the beginning, but for the Swedish library community this is a quite big thing. The main benefits you will experience is much…

Research Project Begins on Displacement in the Context of Disasters and Climate Change

The Raoul Wallenberg Institute has launched a ten-country research initiative studying displacement in the context of disasters and climate change from a human rights perspective. RWI Researcher Matthew Scott has written a short blog post to explain the work. “Following on from a series of consultations with international organisations and national human rights institutes in…