Blogpost on COVID-19 and segregated communities by Michael McEachrane, Visiting Researcher at the Raoul Wallenberg Institute of Human Rights.
Across the world, the infection, lockdown and economic ramifications of COVID-19 are disproportionally affecting Black and Brown people. This is … Continue reading » “COVID-19: Disproportionally Hits Segregated Communities”Continue readingMore Tag
Blogpost on COVID-19 and social entrepreneurship by Jasna Pocek, Postdoctoral Researcher, Sten K Johnson Center for Entrepreneurship, Lund University School of Economics and Management.
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History teaches us that the increase in inequality and human rights neglects are typical
Blogpost on COVID-19 and inclusiveness by Anna Bruce, Senior researcher at the Raoul Wallenberg Institute and Per-Olof Hedvall, Associate professor in Rehabilitation Engineering and Design, Director of Research at Certec, Faculty of Engineering LTH at Lund University
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Blogpost on COVID-19 and illiberal restrictions by Prof. Dr. Anja Matwijkiw, U.S. Fulbright Distinguished Chair of Public International Law, Faculty of Law, Lund University & Raoul Wallenberg Institute of Human Rights and Humanitarian Law
Undoubtedly, the COVID-19 pandemic casts a … Continue reading » “COVID-19: Illiberal Restrictions May Become Too Liberal”Continue readingMore Tag
COVID-19: The Right to Public Information is Also a Language Issue
Governments across the globe are issuing public statements on a … Continue reading » “COVID-19: The Right to Public Information”Continue readingMore Tag
Blogpost on COVID-19 and gender equality by Olga Bezbozhha, Programme Officer at the Raoul Wallenberg Institute
The provisional analysis of a sex-disaggregated COVID-19 cases indicates that the virus is as widespread amongst women (47%), as amongst men (52%) [Women … Continue reading » “COVID-19: Is It Gender-Blind? Shall The Response Be Gender-Blind Too?”Continue readingMore Tag
Biodiversity, climate and COVID-19 crises need coupled human rights solutions, by Claudia Ituarte-Lima , Affiliated Senior Researcher at RWI.
The impacts of COVID-19 and nature crises are interconnected. Only concerted multilateral action and solidarity in line with human rights, … Continue reading » “COVID-19: Biodiversity and Climate Crises Need Human Rights Solutions”Continue readingMore Tag
Covid-19 in Africa: A Look at the Human Rights Implications in Ongoing State Led Responses by Kasiva Mulli, Researcher
It was not until February of 2020 that Africa reported its first case of COVID-19, busting an infamous myth … Continue reading » “COVID-19: These May Be Frightening Times for Both Citizens and Governments in Africa”Continue readingMore Tag