Call for Proposals: Global Transformation Towards Gender Equality and Agenda 2030

The Raoul Wallenberg Institute together with the Network of Scholars on Gender, Sexuality and the Law (ALAS), Center For Human Rights i Pretoria and the Center for Human Rights & Humanitarian Law at American University Washington College of Law, invite activists, practitioners, scholars, and judges interested in gender equality and gender-based violence to submit individual…

Raoul Wallenberg Institute 30th Anniversary Event

The Institute will celebrate its 30th anniversary this October with several days of events to both commemorate its achievements over the past 30 years and look ahead to the future. The theme of the anniversary will be centered on human rights education, a key feature of the Institute’s work over the past 30 years. “Human rights education…

Human Rights Education

… the academically based human rights education as applied in RWI programmes has emerged as a comprehensive area that seems to have added value to the global human rights environment: from a 2017 external evaluation. Human rights education and training are of fundamental importance in contributing to the promotion, protection and effective realisation of all…

On-line Festschrift in honour of Katarina Tomaševski

Human rights – to research and advocate its frontlines and to teach its contents from theory to practice – was at the core of Katarina Tomaševski’s being. This set of papers is offered in commemoration of her many deeds, and in memory of her too early departure. The articles are published online in line with…

China

Note from director of the China officeOur work in China aims to strengthen institutions and networks for the promotion and protection of human rights, including gender equality.We have been working with human rights capacity development activities in China since the mid-1990s, when activities were initiated upon the request of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of…