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…

Alejandro Fuentes

Changing Interpretations to Accommodate Indigenous Peoples’ Cultural Differences

Senior Researcher at the Raoul Wallenberg Institute, Alejandro Fuentes, has published a new article that focuses on how the Inter-American Court of Human Rights’ approach protects indigenous peoples’ human rights. Fuentes has worked at the Raoul Wallenberg Institute for seven years. He is also a lecturer in the International Human Rights Law Master’s programme at…

Human Rights research in the Philippines

When They Dig For Gold in Tampakan

Joy Sanchez-Bravo will spend the next three months at RWI in Lund to research the human rights impact a new mine in the Philippines will have on the local population. For over 16 years, Joy has been working for the Human Rights Commission of the Philippines. Today she works as a special investigator at the commission.…