York Human Rights Indicator Report Launch
To mark the anniversary of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights, you are kindly invited to the launch of the first annual York Human Rights Indicator Report, in the Huntingdon Room of King's Manor at 5pm on Thursday December 8th, 2016. Tea and coffee with fruit and mincepies will be available from 4:30 pm.
Public launch of CAHR's Human Rights Defender Hub
The newly established Human Rights Defender Hub at the Centre for Applied Human Rights (CAHR), University of York, is pleased to announce the participation of the United Nations Special Rapporteur on the situation of Human Rights Defenders at the official launch of the Hub.
Defending Rights: When Corporations and Activists Collide
Dominique Mueller (CAHR HRD Hub) and Geetha Fernando (National Fisheries Solidarity Movement, Sri Lanka, and CAHR visiting fellow) discuss issues faced by activist when working on human rights issues in situations where rights and corporate interests clash.
Defending Rights: Making York the first UK Human Rights City
CAHR's Director, Professor Paul Gready, and York Human Rights City Network (YHRCN) Co-ordinator Harkirit Boparai discuss the work conducted by the York Human Rights City Network in order to make York the UK's first 'human rights city'.
Defending Rights: Representing Refugees
CAHR's Martin Jones and Juliana Mensah discuss different experiences working with refugees, migrants, and those who have been temporarily relocated.