The Covid-19 vaccine is the key to renewing the art of the handshake, to listening to live music, to travel, and not least, getting millions of people back to earning an income.The development of effective vaccines has been a… Continue reading » “Covid-19 Vaccines for the Few: How to Ensure the Right to Health for All?” Continue readingMore Tag
Following the Covid-19 pandemic, the world faces a crisis of poverty that has been severely aggravated over the past fifteen months. Years of work eradicating extreme poverty has been brushed away on all continents. Responding to this crisis will be … Continue reading » “Almedalen Online: Inequality is a Human Rights Issue”Continue readingMore Tag
Decent Work in the Supply Chains
Revisiting a gap in international law and responses from the UN system
What: The 19th International Labour and Employment Relations Association (ILERA) World Congress, Lund, Sweden, 21–24 June 2021
When: June the… Continue reading » “WEBINAR: Decent Work in Supply Chains” Continue readingMore Tag
Finally time for Sweden to catch up on Human Rights?
On 9 June, the Swedish Parliament will vote on whether or not to create a long-overdue body for human rights promotion and protection, the Swedish National Institute for Human Rights.… Continue reading » “The New Swedish NHRI: What it is, What it Does & The Way Forward”Continue readingMore Tag
Following the Covid-19 pandemic, the world faces a crisis of poverty that has been severely aggravated over the past 15 months. Years of work eradicating extreme poverty has been brushed away on all continents. Responding to this crisis will… Continue reading » “2021 Webinar Series on Poverty & Human Rights: How to Address the Post-Pandemic Poverty Crisis” Continue readingMore Tag
On May 21 The Swedish Human Rights Film Festival will mark the UN World Day for Cultural Diversity for Dialogue and Development. We decided to highlight this day by focusing on the connection between cultural diversity and biodiversity.
To… Continue reading » “May 21: The Importance of Bio & Cultural Diversities” Continue readingMore Tag
Highlighting the International Day for Biological Diversity
In an interactive exchange with senior jurists, general counsel, parliamentarians, leading practitioners, renowned law professors and heads of legal institutes, laureates of the biodiversity law and governance global leadership awards and other distinguished … Continue reading » “Round-table on May 22: Advancing Transformative Changes through Biodiversity Law and Governance ”Continue readingMore Tag
WEBINAR 1: THE MOMENTUM FOR mHRDD IN THE EU (April 26)
This webinar was the first of a series of a Webinar series on The Forthcoming EU’s Directive On Human Rights Due Diligence.
Panelists discussed the following issues : There … Continue reading » “April 26 Webinar on The Momentum for Mandatory Human Rights Due Diligence in the EU”Continue readingMore Tag