Upcoming events: November, December 2015

We are happy to invite you to upcoming Jus Humanis Events: November 2015: Winter Forum 2015 (November 26-27), together with Raoul Wallenberg Institute of Human Rights and Humanitarian Law: Thursday 26 November 2015. Winter Forum 2015 public lecture on the topic: Command Responsibility, Cyber Crime and Human Rights Violations.  Guest lecturer Elies van Sliedregt. We are looking forward to seeing […]

Jus Humanis Spring Forum: Can Law Protect and Assert both Rights?

Jus Humanis is pleased to present its 2015 Spring Forum! We will be looking at how freedom of expression and freedom of religion interact, trying to find out if they really are the conflicting freedoms often portrayed, or whether they actually compliment each other. Events will be taking place over the course of the week […]

Monthly Roundup: Middle East and Africa

Middle East Linsi   Iran Tehran University Professor Sadek Zibakalam’s letter to Iranian Foreign Ministry Spokesperson Ms. Marzieh Afkham for her statements made on the latest report of UN Special Rapporteur regarding human rights situation in Iran. http://www.iranhumanrights.org/2015/04/sadegh-zibakalam-3/   Iraq The United Nations detailed report made jointly by the UN Assistance Mission for Iraq (UNAMI) […]

Monthly Roundup: Europe

Barbara Alejarra “Make it happen” was the theme chosen for 2015 international women’s day. The campaign was aimed at supporting actions that tackle the difficulties that still exit concerning women’s rights. According to the statistics, 30% of women in the United Kingdom suffered some kind of violence by their partners. Moreover, 500 episodes of female […]

International Women’s Day: A talk on Human Rights and Sexual Violence in Armed Conflict

To mark International Women’s Day, Jus Humanis is delighted to announce that Dr Christine Byron has agreed to give a talk on the use and impact of sexual violence during armed conflict. Dr Byron is a guest scholar at RWI and a lecturer in International Law, International Humanitarian Law and International Human Rights Law at […]