Young leaders from Sweden, the Baltics, and the Eastern Partnerships region united around human rights
What is SAYP?
The Swedish Institute Academy for Young Professionals (SAYP) helps develop a new generation of leaders – through networking and mutual learning. Young … Continue reading » “The Swedish Institute Academy for Young Professionals (SAYP)” Continue readingMore Tag
Every year we unite movies with human rights through panel discussions with international experts. During 2021, we will have an all-year around film festival with focus on the international United Nations (UN) days. The festival is organised by the … Continue reading » “Film Festival: International Day of the Girl Child” Continue readingMore Tag
We are presenting the new toolkit “The challenges and promises of intersectionality in Morocco” (“les défis et les promesses de intersectionalité au Maroc”; “تحديات ووعود التَّقَاطُعِيَّة في المغرب”), by Teresa Cappiali and Maha Tazi, developed with NGOs in Morocco and … Continue reading » “New Tool-Kit: The Challenges and Promises of Intersectionality in Morocco” Continue readingMore Tag
The Raoul Wallenberg Institute and the Swedish Institute Against Corruption invite you to a two-week online course on the nexus between corruption and human rights.
When: 11-22 October 2021 Where: Online on Zoom and Canvas Apply by: October 1
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As we’ve reported earlier, the new Swedish National Human Rights Institution (NHRI) will be placed in Lund. This is something that we at the Raoul Wallenberg Institute is very happy about.
Our Director Morten Kjaerum has vast experience from National … Continue reading » “NHRIs: Director Morten Kjaerum on What They Do” Continue readingMore Tag
Report from the Lund disability Human Rights Clinic
Today the Independent Living Institute publishes a report authored by students at the 2020 Lund Disability Human Rights Clinic at the Raoul Wallenberg Institute. The Lund clinic runs as one of the … Continue reading » “RWIs Global Clinical Legal Education Work: Now also in Lund, Sweden” Continue readingMore Tag
The Universal Declaration of Human Rights is just as important and relevant today as it was when the United Nations General Assembly proclaimed and adopted it in 1948. This was the first document in the history of the world, that … Continue reading » “Get Your Rights Illustrated by Raoul Wallenberg Institute” Continue readingMore Tag
This five-year project (2021–2025) develops the Raoul Wallenberg Visiting Chair of Human Rights and Humanitarian Law to explore new ways to understand, analyze and secure the future of human rights.
The Visiting Chair is co-hosted by the Faculty of Law … Continue reading » “Raoul Wallenberg Visiting Chair of Human Rights and Humanitarian Law” Continue readingMore Tag
Within the context of its planned Programme in Cambodia 2020-2022, and subject to confirmed funding from Swedish Development Cooperation, the Raoul Wallenberg Institute of Human Rights and Humanitarian Law announces a scholarship for the Master of Law in International Human … Continue reading » “Scholarships for Cambodian Nationals to Study the Master of Law in International Human Rights Law at Lund University” Continue readingMore Tag