Regarding Rights blog - Reproductive rights victory and challenges ahead in the Inter-American region02 March 2015
Ciara O’Connell from the University of Essex writes about recent developments in the Inter-American region.
A three day seminar/workshop entitled, Enhancing the Effectiveness and Capacity of the Shari’ah in the Bangsamoro and other Legal Reform Perspectives in Asia, was convened in Makati City,
Nathan Willis from Southern Cross University argues that it may be time to hold those responsible for corporate entities accountable for their companies’ actions abroad.
The Human Rights Reading Group is for PhD students and scholars interested in discussing ideas and issues in human rights law, theory and practice.
Professor Bryan Stevenson, from NYU Law School and Director
Professor Hilary Charlesworth has joined other senior legal academics to express support for Gillian Triggs, who has been subjected recently to what they describe as ‘relentless attacks’ in relation to the decision made by the Human Rights Commission.
Cynthia Banham writes about the USA appearing before the UN Committee Against Torture and admitting to the use of torture as a matter of policy after 11 September 2001.
According to veteran electoral administrator Michael Maley, elections are the biggest logistical events of peacetime.
Natasha Tusikov from the Baldy Centre for Law and Social Policy, State University of Buffalo (SUNY), poses important questions about the growing number of transparency reports published by internet firms in the wake of revelations about National Security Agency surveillance leaked by Edward Snowden .
Christoph Sperfeldt reports on the launching of a 10-year campaign to eradicate statelessness by the year 2024 by United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees.