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We offer a dynamic environment and the opportunity to contribute to a wider understanding of, and respect for, human rights and internatational humanitarian law. Our headquarters are in Lund, Sweden and we have offices in Beijing, Amman, Istanbul, Nairobi and Phnom Penh.

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The Fulbright Distinguished Scholar

The Fulbright Distinguished Scholar is co-hosted by the Raoul Wallenberg Institute of Human Rights and Humanitarian Law (RWI) and the Law Faculty at Lund University (LU). The aim is to promote collaboration between human rights scholars in the United States and Sweden.

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Call for Nomination


The Raoul Wallenberg Institute of Human Rights and Humanitarian Law Office in Nairobi (RWIN) will be running a #16DaysOfActivism campaign from 25 November to 10 December 2023. We hereby invite you to nominate individuals or organisations who have been working to eliminate all forms of violence and harmful practices against women and girls in Africa.

To assist in understanding the requirements of the nomination, we have attached herein the RWIN #16DaysOfActivism Campaign Brief. Included in the brief is a nomination form which you are invited to fill should you be interested in submitting a nomination.

Nominations will only be open until 19 November 2023, 05:00PM EAT and successful nominees contacted by 23 November 2023.

More information and how to nominate

Guest Scholars

The Institute regularly welcomes guest scholars in Lund to be part of the dynamic human rights research environment. Here guest scholars will be exposed to both academic and applied approaches to the study of human rights in a multi-disciplinary environment.

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