Current PhD students
The Centre for Applied Human Rights has PhD students conducting research in a variety of fields.
- Cyberactivists in Egypt as human rights defenders, their vernacularization of international human rights law and the role this played in the 2011 Revolution
- Vietnamese non-citizens in Cambodia
- Whistleblowers, human rights defenders and truth/post-truth
- United States/UK
- Responsibility to Protect and Syrian refugees in the UK
- Memory, transitional justice, and social control in East Asia
- How storytelling and the arts can inform the articulation and promotion of development alternatives
- The effectiveness of protection mechanisms for journalists and human rights defenders at risk in Latin America
- How land grabs in developing countries affect the land rights of local people
- Access to Justice and Non-Judicial Mechanisms of Cooperation and Coordination in Zambia: Challenges and Opportunities
Read blogs from our PhD students here.
Featured alumni profiles
Read more about what CAHR's PhD alumni have gone on to do after graduation.