» Archive for: March, 2012

Call for Papers for a conference in September – The Politics of Justice: From a Human Rights Revolution to Global Justice?

Conference on 23 April 2011 – Max van der Stoel: Life and Legacy

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The Research Partnership Programme (RPP) is open for applicants.

NOTE: Deadline is March 21 2012.

Every year, from August to December, the Research Partnership Programme (RPP) provides five researchers from developing and transitional countries the opportunity to be research partners at the Danish Institute for Human Rights (DIHR). The programme is funded by Danish International Development Assistance (Danida) and organised by the DIHR. It appeals to both juniorĀ  Master’s degree/equivalent) and senior researchers (PhD/equivalent).


Invitations Masterclass & Human Rights Symposium

The Movies that Matter Festival would like to highlight two special festival programmes. Both programmes will take place in English.

  • 23 March 2012, Masterclass with Margaret Sekaggya UN Special Rapporteur on the situation of Human Rights Defenders
  • 26 March 2012, Human Rights Symposium: Ideal Illusions?



International Institute of Social Studies

Human Rights is a specialization within the Human Rights, Conflict and Gender Studies MA Major in Development Studies. This blog provides a platform for discussion for researchers, students and others interested in this field of studies. The blog is administered by the Human Rights teaching team.