Anne Ramberg to Deliver Anna Lindh Lecture

Anne Ramberg, the Secretary General of the Swedish Bar Association, has been named the 12th annual Anna Lindh speaker. Her speech is titled “Business and Human Rights – Can Business Meet the Challenge?” “At a time when powerful business interests operate in a world facing threat from war, environmental issues, mass migration, and a fight…

“If You Want to Fight Terrorism, Then Support Human Rights Around the World”

The EU’s Special Representative for Human Rights, Stavros Lambrinidis, passionately defended human rights during the 11th annual Anna Lindh Lecture. “If you want to fight terrorism,” he said, “then support human rights around the world. This is part of the reason why the EU so strongly supports human rights. And it’s not soft policy, rather…

Is Europe Still a Human Rights Frontrunner?

The EU’s Special Representative for Human Rights, Stavros Lambrinidis, will be the speaker for the 11th annual Anna Lindh Lecture on January 12 in Lund, Sweden. Lambrinidis’ role is to enhance the effectiveness and visibility of EU human rights policy. “We are honoured to have Stavros Lambrinidis come to Lund to discuss where human rights…