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Poster of the Seminar of study and reflection: La cura del mondo, oggi e domani
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Seminar of study and reflection: La cura del mondo, oggi e domani

100 years since the birth of Father Ernesto Balducci On the 60th anniversary of the Perugi-Assisi March for Peace and Fraternity On the 40th anniversary of the foundation of the Human Rights Centre ...

Last update 9 Feb 2022
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The 2021 Global Threat Assessment report: A need for a new approach for Child sexual abuse online

WeProtect Global Alliance published the 2021 Global Threat Assessment report on child sexual exploitation and abuse online. It is the most comprehensive yet, demonstrating how the global response to ...

Last update 10 Feb 2022
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ECHR: Time limit for applications reduced to four months

From 1 February 2022, the time limit for lodging a complaint at the European Court of Human Rights is being cut from six months to four months after a final ruling at national level. This follows ...

Last update 7 Feb 2022
Book cover of the World Inequality Report 2022
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World Inequality Report 2022

World Inequality Lab has released the World Inequality Report 2022. This report is based on the World Inequality Database and is the culmination of four years of work contributed by more than 100 ...

Last update 1 Feb 2022
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EMA: call for applications for the academic year 2022/2023

Admissions to the European Master’s Programme in Human Rights and Democratisation for the academic year 2022/2023 are now open! Deadlines for applications: Non-EU and scholarship applicants: ...

Last update 27 Jan 2022
The United Nations Human Right Council in session.
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Let’s talk about Human Rights Careers: “Making the hobby of the few the responsibility of the many.”, February 4, 2022

The UNESCO Chair in Human Rights and Human Security of the University of Graz organizes an online networking event for students of all disciplines, young professionals and career beginners ...

Last update 24 Jan 2022
Climate Justice Peace
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Africa Europe Foundation: Talking Africa-Europe High-level dialogues ahead of 6th AU-EU Summit

The Africa-Europe Foundation (AEF) will host three high-level debates around key issues at the centre of the cross-continental partnership. The debates will be held ahead of the The 6th AU-EU ...

Last update 20 Jan 2022
Motorola radar detectors, Bracha Settlement, Apr 2011, Photographed by Dror

The Business behind Israeli Settlements in the Occupied Palestinian Territory (OPT): a Case Study of the Surveillance Industry

Laura Caramignoli holds a master’s degree in Human Rights and Multi-level Governance from the University of Padova. This in Focus article is an excerpt from her master thesis, discussed in ...

Last update 25 Jan 2022
Cover of the report Freedom on the Net 2021 by Freedom House
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Freedom House: report Freedom on the Net 2021

The new report by Freedom House, Freedom on the Net 2021, has now been published. In its key findings, the report underlines that global internet freedom declined for the 11th consecutive year. A ...

Last update 17 Jan 2022
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Learning for Liberation: The Human Right to Education

Nicole Hicks holds a master’s degree in Human Rights and Multi-Level Governance from the University of Padova. She is currently working for the City of Cambridge, Massachusetts. This article ...

Last update 13 Jan 2022
Internship positions for students of the MA Degree Programme in “Human Rights and Multi-level Governance”
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Proposal for 6 intern positions for students of the MA degree programme in Human Rights of the University of Padua

On the occasion of its 40th Anniversary (1982-2022), the Human Rights Centre “Antonio Papisca” offers up to 6internship positions for students of the Master's Degree Programme in ...

Last update 13 Jan 2022
Refugees and migrants crossing Macedonia.
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World Migration Report 2022

The International Organization for Migration (IOM) has been producing world migration reports since 2000. Due to the complex nature of global migration, it is difficult to understand and regulate ...

Last update 28 Dec 2021
The Mayan School of Business teaches skills for indigenous women’s participation in economic opportunities.
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UN Women highlights from 2020-2021

Coming to the end of 2021, UN Women published on its website some highlights from the period 2020-2021, to reflect on past actions and to look forward to the next year. The years 2020 and 2021 ...

Last update 28 Dec 2021
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Council of Europe 2020 North-South Prize Award Ceremony: focus on right to life and climate change

On December 9 2021, the 2020 North-South Prize of the Council of Europe was awarded to two institutions working respectively to protect the right to life and to combat climate change. The ...

Last update 28 Dec 2021
Wearing a full protective suit, a doctor leads a group of volunteer medical professionals attending to COVID-19 patients and persons under investigation at a community hospital in the Philippines.
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United Nations International Day of Epidemic Preparedness, 27 December

With Resolution A/RES/75/27 of 7 December 2020, the United Nations General Assembly proclaimed 27 December as the International Day of Epidemic Preparedness. As proven by the Covid-19 pandemic, ...

Last update 28 Dec 2021