Human Rights are taken to be a stable constant of our post-war world. The accomplishments are many, as are the criticisms of what Human Rights has failed to deliver. The urgency of climate change and the disruption brought by the … Continue reading » “Online Symposium on Human Rights in Transition 25-26 October”Continue readingMore Tag
Last week, we were happy to welcome Egils Levits Dzenis, the tenth and current President of Latvia since 2019.. He came to visit the Institute and the Lund University in the latter’s premises, as he was attending the Malmö International … Continue reading » “The Latvian President Paid a Visit”Continue readingMore Tag
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
This report proposes a framework for becoming, and functioning as, a ‘human… Continue reading » “Human rights cities in the EU: a framework for reinforcing rights locally – New FRA report” Continue readingMore Tag
During this, second in a series, webinar, we addressed some of the many unanswered questions regarding the interaction with, and division of responsibilities between, the institutions of human rights (IHR) and other authorities with relevant mandates.Continue readingMore Tag
Ahead of the World Human Rights Cities Forum 2021 (7-10th of October) we talked to Morten Kjaerum and Helena Olsson about their thoughts and hopes for the event.
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
Co-editors: Teresa Cappiali and Johanne Jean-Pierre
New deadline: Monday October 31st 2021
Transformative pedagogy: A practical toolkit for higher education teachers working in diverse settings
This call for papers is addressed to university instructors and professors who have explored … Continue reading » “Call for Papers for an Edited Book on Transformative Pedagogy”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