“Gender is treated as a cross-cutting issue in the Institute’s cooperation with Belarus,” says Olga Bezbozhna, Programme Officer at RWI.
Since the Institute has an academic cooperation and works with academic institutions in Belarus, the cooperation contributes to the … Continue reading » ““There are still many gender stereotypes in the Belarusian society”” Continue readingMore Tag
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RWI recently attended the 7th Gender Summit in Berlin, Germany.
“RWI works with gender aspects in research in cooperation with many partners, notably in China and Belarus,” says Alexandra Ronkina, Programme Officer at … Continue reading » “Scrutinzing Structural Gender Inequality in Academia” Continue readingMore Tag
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Twenty-five Belarusian students are at the Raoul Wallenberg Institute in Lund over the next two weeks for a summer course introduction to International human rights law.
“We are one of the few actors that have … Continue reading » “Belarusian Students in Lund to Study Human Rights” Continue readingMore Tag
Tatiana Taranova, head of the department of civil law disciplines in the Faculty of Law at the Belarusian State Economic University, was one of the organisers of a recent conference on the problems of modern public and private law held … Continue reading » “Conference on the Problems of Public and Private Law Held in Belarus” Continue readingMore Tag
The Raoul Wallenberg Institute has signed a new cooperation agreement with the Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency (Sida) that will include cooperation with a number of Belarusian universities to develop their capacities and resources in human rights, humanitarian law and … Continue reading » “RWI to continue supporting human rights education in Belarus” Continue readingMore Tag
The Raoul Wallenberg Institute is pleased to offer the possibility for professionals from Belarus to take part in a training programme in Lund, Sweden. The training specifically targets academia, government/public service and civil society who work with human rights in … Continue reading » “Human Rights training for participants from Belarus – Deadline for application 25 August” Continue readingMore Tag
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. … Continue reading » “Researchers from Belarus visits the Institute” Continue readingMore Tag
26-31 August 2013 the institute was hosting an introductory course on human rights law for 26 Belarusian students who are visiting Lund.
The course was given as part of the institute’s programme “Promoting Democracy in Belarus” and gives an introduction … Continue reading » “Summer Course – Introduction to International Human Rights Law” Continue readingMore Tag
As part of the ongoing academic cooperation between the Raoul Wallenberg Institute and three partner universities in Belarus, the institute is offering researchers from Belarus the possibility to conduct research on human rights at the Raoul Wallenberg Institute in Lund, … Continue reading » “Belarusian researchers visit the Institute” Continue readingMore Tag