Expert Accreditation Programme for African NHRIs in Lund

The second workshop within the Expert Accreditation Programme, targeting 10 staff members of African NHRIs was held at the Institute 17-21 March. Countries represented in the Expert Accreditation Programme are Kenya, Tanzania, Uganda and South Africa and throughout the week the participants have been working hard on training techniques, adult learning principles and thematic human rights…

Workshop on the Prohibition and Prevention of Torture and ill-Treatment

The Institute, in cooperation with the Myanmar National Human Rights Commission, held a training workshop on the Prohibition and Prevention of Torture and ill-Treatment in Nay Pyi Taw, the first RWI workshop to be held in the capital of Myanmar. Participants of the workshop include members from the Myanmar National Human Rights Commission (MNHRC), and representatives…

Researchers from Belarus visits the Institute

As part of the Institute’s ongoing cooperation with universities in Belarus, the institute is offering researchers from Belarus the possibility to conduct research on human rights at the institute. A larger number of applications have been received for this year. Following the visit of Ms. Elizaveta Navoschik, who visited the Institute during the month of…