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Are Human Rights Really Universal?

This year marks the 70th anniversary of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights. But is it really universal? A growing number of states are claiming that human rights are incompatible with their culture. In this episode of “On Human Rights,” Jamie Bowd sits down with Professor Emeritus in International Law at Stockholm University and the…

Axfoundation

Report Release: QuizRR Impact Assessment for Axfoundation

The Raoul Wallenberg Institute of Human Rights and Humanitarian Law recently carried out an impact assessment of QuizRR Rights and Responsibilities, a digital educational tool which aims to strengthen knowledge of and respect for labour rights in factories in China. The assessment was commissioned by Axfoundation, which since 2015 has supported use of QuizRR among companies…

Lovejoy Mtongwiza

Lovejoy Mtongwiza: Human Rights in Zimbabwe

The Raoul Wallenberg Institute recently interviewed Lovejoy Mtongwiza to talk to him about is work as a journalist and endeavours in human rights activism. Lovejoy Mtongwiza is a 25 year old journalist from Zimbabwe. He grew up wanting to do journalism and has always had a passion for writing. “I would say I’m a born…