Selcuk University’s Human Rights Centre recently organized its 4th annual human rights summer school. The Raoul Wallenberg Institute supported its establishment four years ago and since 2011 the school is carrying out various human rights related events in Konya, Turkey. … Continue reading » “Human Rights and Peace Education in Turkey”Continue readingMore Tag
This year’s general conference theme was “Justice Education for a Just Society.”Continue readingMore Tag
Nearly 60 students from universities all around the world gathered in Turkey recently for the third annual summer school course on human rights.
The school is a joint initiative among the Istanbul University Faculty of Law, Leiden University Law School, … Continue reading » “Students From Around the World Go to Human Rights Summer Course”Continue readingMore Tag
A group of judges in training from the Turkish Justice Academy recently went on a study visit to the European Court of Human Rights in Strasbourg.
The study visit participants will work as judges at the administrative courts in Turkey … Continue reading » “Turkish Judges in Training Visit European Court of Human Rights”Continue readingMore Tag
The RWI Turkey Program annually awards grants for research projects related to human rights issues in Turkey. Each year a maximum of five researchers receive grants of up to 48,000 Swedish kronor from RWI for a six-month research period.Continue readingMore Tag
Anadolu University in Turkey, in cooperation with RWI’s Turkey Programme, will host the world’s preeminent conference on justice education this July.The Global Alliance for Justice Education’s 8th Worldwide Conference will be held at Anadolu University from 22-28 July 2015. To … Continue reading » “Protecting Human Rights is a Major Issue”Continue readingMore Tag
RWI recently held a workshop in Turkey to help human rights educators in civil society organisations and universities boost their skills in monitoring and evaluating how they educate others about human rights.
“The human rights movement is dependent upon the … Continue reading » “How to monitor and evaluate whether human rights education is working”Continue readingMore Tag
The students were stressed, says Serkan Köybaşi, who works in the Law Faculty at Bahcesehir University in Istanbul and was one … Continue reading » “Turkish Law Students Make History in Human Rights Moot Court”Continue readingMore Tag
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Introduction The main goal of the RWI-Human Rights Research Grant is to enhance the human rights law education and to support human rights research capacity at the academic institutions in Turkey.Continue readingMore Tag