Lecture: The Dynamics of Minority-Majority Relations in Europe

The Raoul Wallenberg Institute is hosting a lecture titled, “The dynamics of minority-majority relations in Europe: Emerging paradigm shift, or old wine in new bottles?” on May 31. The lecture will be delivered by Professor Tove H. Malloy, who teaches at the Europa-Universität-Flensburg, Germany, and heads up the European Centre for Minority Issues’ research cluster Citizenship…

The Transnational Struggle for Economic Justice

The Raoul Wallenberg Institute is hosting a discussion on 9 May that examines the economic challenges, inequities and structural economic obstacles that hinder the realization of human rights. The discussion, “The Transnational Struggle for Economic Justice,” features scholars from the Danish Institute of Human Rights and Lund University in a multidisciplinary panel debate. “To understand…

Apply to the Inclusion Academy 2017

In 2017 the Raoul Wallenberg Institute of Human Rights and Humanitarian Law (RWI) organizes the Inclusion Academy for the first time. The overall purpose of the academy is to contribute to inclusive societies and greater participation in democratic processes by newly arrived migrants and refugees by providing the means to make their voices heard and…

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…