RWI on Blood Batteries, Fashion and Consumption

The Raoul Wallenberg Institute is supporting and participating in Lund University’s Sustainability Week at the end of April. The week gather students and researchers’ at Lund University and citizens of Lund to create the opportunity of meeting and discussing sustainability and is arranged by Lund University, the City of Lund and other independent organizations. Participating…

A Research Workshop on Human Rights and the Environment

A five-day research workshop under the regional human rights research initiative took place in Bangkok recently. The workshop gathered almost twenty researchers from all over Asia. RWI researchers Radu Mares and Frank Baber, together with Mike Hayes at Mahidol University, presented information on human rights and doing research. The first day also saw a session…

New Research Briefs on Business and Human Rights

On Business and Human Rights RWI’s Senior Researcher, Radu Mares, Team Leader of Economic Globalisation and Human Rights, has written four research briefs on business and human rights. Brief 1 – Three Baselines for Business and Human Rights The first brief explains the progression of legal reasoning around corporate human rights responsibilities during the last two decades. Brief 2…

Seminar at the Museum of Public Art in Lund

On 26 April Lund University and the corporate management company Ernst & Young arranged a seminar, at the Museum of Public Art in Lund, where science, art, Human Rights and Philanthropy came together. The Institute was presented by Director Marie Tuma and Senior Researcher Radu Mares. Radu Mares presented his research on Corporate Social Responsibility…