Workshop on Multi-Disciplinary Research of Disability Policy in China

A two-day workshop was held recently in cooperation with Wuhan East-lake Institute for Social Advancement (EISA) in Wuhan. – The workshop was very successful in strengthening the interaction and dialogues among researchers and practitioners working in the field of disability rights in China and for bringing everyone forward in continued dialogues and collaboration in application…

Chinese Students Participated in Gender Equality Seminar

Students at the RWI supported Human Rights Master Programme at Peking University recently took part in a lecture held by Emma Melander Borg, head of Gender Equality at the Raoul Wallenberg Institute. Under the headline “Gender Equality in Sweden,” Melander Borg spoke about Sweden’s feminist foreign policy and the quota system. The Institute took the opportunity…

One Way to Remove Old People’s Worries

Ms. Wanying Ni, Associate Professor at the College of Humanities, DongHua University in China, has joined the Institute in Lund as a Guest Scholar to do research on a concept, called a time bank, that encourage people of all ages to volunteer to help elderly in turn for getting help when they are older themselves.…