Richard Falk is an international law and international relations scholar who taught at Princeton University for forty years. For a six year period beginning in 2008, he served as a United Nations Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights … Continue reading » “Richard Falk on Human Rights, Vietnam, Israel and the UN: A Life in International Law”Continue readingMore Tag
RWI’s regional office in Amman, in cooperation and partnership with the Jordanian and Palestinian Judicial Institutes, has held four separate dissemination sessions in Jordan and Palestine over the past few months.
Each session presented national comparative studies that have … Continue reading » “Integrating Human Rights into Practice in Jordan and Palestine”Continue readingMore Tag
The Raoul Wallenberg Institute of Human Rights and Humanitarian Law, the Ministry of Justice, and the Supreme Court in Palestine have met to discuss the Memorandum of Understanding signed between RWI and the Palestinian Judicial Institute.
Project Officer of the … Continue reading » “Meeting with Palestinian Justice Sector”Continue readingMore Tag
The Palestinian Judicial Institute recently hosted a meeting in Ramallah, Palestine on how to integrate international human rights standards into its education and training curricula.
The meeting brought together various groups in the justice sector, including civil society groups, to … Continue reading » “How We Work With the Palestinian Judicial Institute”Continue readingMore Tag
RWI recently held a two-day meeting in Jordan with eight members of judicial institutes in Iraq, Jordan and Palestine as part of the Institute’s programme to enhance the application of human rights standards in Arab courts.
The current three-year programme, … Continue reading » ““The Judiciary is the Foremost Guardian of Human Rights””Continue readingMore Tag