rewinds

RWI Rewinds: The Changing State of Human Rights

What has changed over the past ten years? What have been some of the key events that have influenced the direction of human rights? This time of year provides an opportunty to rewind and reflect as well as look towards the future. On this episode of ‘On Human Rights,’ Director of the Raoul Wallenberg Institute,…

Human Rights Cities, SDGs, UN

Human Rights Cities and the SDGs

Cities are playing a central role in the implementation of the 2030 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). The latest report by the Raoul Wallenberg Institute focuses on the interlinkages between the SDGs and human rights, and the specific ways human rights cities can implement the SDGs to further the rights of urban residents. While cities are…

Invitation: Regional Blended Learning Course on Human Rights, Gender Equality, Environment and Business in the Framework of SDGs

Note: This invitation is directed to corporations in South Asia. Download full invitation here. It is RWI’s pleasure to invite you to apply for a regional course on human rights, gender equality and environment in the framework of SDGs and with attention to the role of the private sector, with focus on South Asia. _________________________________________________________________________…

Johan Hassel

How the World is Drifting Apart and Bursting Bubbles

Johan Hassel is the CEO of Global Utmaning, or in English, Global Challenge. This is an independent think tank that promotes long-term solutions to crises and challenges. Hassel is also a member of the Swedish Delegation for the UN’s 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development. Photo: Lisa Hydén

Sustainable Development Goals on the Agenda in Bangkok

Representatives of RWI’s offices in Jakarta, Beijing and Stockholm participated in a recent workshop on the UN’s Sustainable Development Goals (SDG’s) organised by the Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency (SIDA) and the Embassy of Sweden in Bangkok. The two-day event was titled “Co-creation for transformation – effective delivery on the SDGs through enhanced cross-sectorial interaction.”…