Every year we unite movies with human rights through panel discussions with international experts. During 2021, we will have an all-year around film festival with focus on the international United Nations … Continue reading » “Film Festival: International Holocaust Remembrance Day” Continue readingMore Tag
The Raoul Wallenberg Institute is currently attending and one of the main organizers of the Swedish Forum for Human Rights in Jönköping. This blog post is written by Sandra Jakobsson, who works with communications at RWI.
Five boys, around 15 … Continue reading » ““Who Was Raoul Wallenberg and Why is He a Human Rights Protector?”” Continue readingMore Tag
This week, our podcast, “On Human Rights,” is coming to you from the middle of the Baltic Sea, on the island of Gotland. Here all week at a political festival called Almedalen, politicans, academics, the civil society, and the business … Continue reading » “Olle Wästberg: “We Need More Raoul Wallenbergs Today”” Continue readingMore Tag
RWI’s director, Morten Kjaerum, recently spoke at the Connecting Law and Memory conference in Mechelen, Belgium.
This conference focused on training courses in human rights for law enforcement and civil servants based on Holocaust and genocide studies with an
… Continue reading » ““We Have to Ensure that We Do Not Need a New Raoul Wallenberg”” Continue readingMore Tag
In order to honor Raoul Wallenbergs’ efforts in Budapest during the second world war the conference “Between Salvation and Extermination during World War II” was held in Bucharest on October 12. Read more (in Swedish)… Continue reading » “Conference in honor of Raoul Wallenberg” Continue readingMore Tag