Dr. Anja Matijkiw: A U.S. Fulbright Distinguished Chair of Public International Law

Dr. Anja Matwijkiw is, between 2019-2020, a candidate for the U.S. Fulbright Distinguished Chair of Public International Law. It is an award involving that Dr. Matwijkiw carries out research (80% of her time) and teaches (20% of her time), connected to the Raoul Wallenberg Institute of Human rights and Humanitarian Law and Lund University Faculty…

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Social Justice for All: Not the Case

To work under decent working conditions, to have opportunities and wealth, are human rights. Everyone has the right to be treated well at work, to enjoy privileges and to have social benefits. In reality, our societies are far from offering everybody social justice. More than half of the world’s workers lack a proper job contract.…

Anti-corruption: The Key for Agenda 2030 and Human Rights

As RWI’s report, The Nexus Between Anti-Corruption and Human Rights, confirmed, the links between corruption and human rights violations are becoming increasingly obvious. The theme of the International Anti-Corruption Conference (IACC) 2018 was “Together for Development, Peace and Security: Now is the Time to Act”. And indeed, it’s time to take the step from theory…