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Human rights approach needed for internally displaced people’s housing, land and property
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United Nations: Human rights approach needed for internally displaced people’s housing, land and property

The Special Rapporteur on the Human Rights of Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs), Cecilia Jimenez-Damary presented a report to the Human Rights Council, stating that an approach which engages ...

Last update 15 Jul 2021
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EU Agency for Fundamental Rights and Council of Europe: Strengthening human rights protection at borders

A new joint EU Agency for Fundamental Rights (FRA) and Council of Europe note was released recently. The note focuses on effective remedies for human rights violations at the European borders. It ...

Last update 15 Jul 2021
online child sexual exploitation
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Independent experts’ report for CoE: Automated technology to detect online child sexual abuse must respect human rights

Independent experts’ report for the Council of Europe says the technology used to detect the online sexual abuse of children must respect human rights and the rule of law. The scale of online ...

Last update 12 Jul 2021
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Seminar: Does the EU guarantee the right to education of migrant children? A documentary analysis. Monday, 12 July at 10:30 am

The Seminar is directed to PhD students of human rights, society and multilevel governance and for master’s degree students in human rights and multilevel governance. It will delve into the ...

Last update 12 Jul 2021
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Global Campus of Human Rights Conversations

The Global Campus of Human Rights is organising its fourth edition of Global Campus of Human Rights Conversations on 14 July. As the Covid-19 pandemic is exacerbating human suffering, widening ...

Last update 8 Jul 2021
frontpage of the book " Defend who defends - ways of protection of Human Rights defenders "
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Defend who defends - ways of protection of Human Rights defenders

The research “Defend who defends - ways of protection of Human defenders” (Difendere chi difende: Rights  Forme e modelli di protezione delle difensore e difensori dei diritti ...

Last update 8 Jul 2021
protester hold sign saying "end systemic racism"
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Seminal UN report offers an agenda to dismantle systemic racism

The murder of George Floyd, an African-American man, by a law enforcement official on 25 May 2020 in Minnesota, United States, sparked unprecedented worldwide protests that represented the struggle ...

Last update 19 Aug 2021
online event: no justice no peace
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ISHR online event: "No Justice, No Peace"

The International Service for Human Rights organized an online event on 7 July 2021 at 4:00 pm CEST titled "No justice, No Peace", on the UN's role in enhancing accountability for police violence ...

Last update 7 Jul 2021
Global state of human rights
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Global Campus of Human Rights: High-level conference on "Global State of Human Rights"

The Global Campus of Human Rights and the European Parliament is organising the Global State of Human Rights - High level conference. The hybrid event will take place on 16  July from10.00 ...

Last update 8 Jul 2021
Unify Venice
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Unify Venice -- online networking and follow-up event of Arqus Spring School "Rethinking Climate Change: The Venice Paradigm"

Unify Venice is a University of Padova and Arqus event that will take place on July 7, 11-13h (Gmt +2)  on Zoom. This online networking initiative is a ...

Last update 2 Jul 2021
country factsheets
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Execution of the European Court of Human rights Sentences: new data by country available online

The 47-nation Council of Europe has published a new series of online country factsheets providing information on each member state’s execution of judgments from the European Court of Human ...

Last update 2 Jul 2021
Appeal for International Solidarity to Protect Freedom of Expression in Iraq
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Appeal for International Solidarity to Protect Freedom of Expression in Iraq

The Iraqi Civil Society Solidarity Initiative (ICSSI) launched the campaign "Protect Iraqi Human Rights Defenders Now!" to support freedom of expression and freedom of the press throughout all of ...

Last update 2 Jul 2021
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A Day with Elena (Una giornata con Elena)

Once again, this year the University of Padua celebrate “A Day with Elena (Una Giornata con Elena).” A day to remember the first alumna of Unipd and the first woman to receive a ...

Last update 19 Aug 2021
MA Degree Programme Human Rights and Multi-level Governance
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MA Degree Programme in Human Rights and Multi-level Governance (HRG)

  The MA Degree Programme Human Rights and Multi-level Governance (HRG) aims at developing the competencies to work in complex local and international contexts, ...

Last update 4 Oct 2021
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2021 Global Peace Index: the world's peacefulness deteriorated significantly

In June 2021, Institute for Economics & Peace (IEP) published its 15th edition of the annual Global Peace Index (GPI). According to GPI 2021, the average level of the world's peacefulness ...

Last update 27 Jun 2021