Kris Gledhill book launch: Human Rights Acts: The Mechanisms Compared

Join us in celebrating the launch of Kris Gledhill’s new book: HUMAN RIGHTS ACTS: THE MECHANISMS COMPARED  Date: Tuesday 31 March Time: 5.30-7pm Venue: Law Student Centre, Level 2, Building 810, 1-10 Short Street Wine and canapés will be served to celebrate. RSVP: Khylee Quince – k.quince@auckland.ac.nz by Monday 30th March The aim of this book is

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On Human Rights Day, Twenty Seconds on the UDHR, Eleanor Roosevelt, and NZ’s role in the Declaration

Eleanor Roosevelt holding the Universal Declaration of Human Rights in 1948 Human Rights Day is observed by the international community every year on 10 December. It commemorates the day in 1948 the United Nations General Assembly adopted the Universal Declaration of Human Rights. While Eleanor Roosevelt is rightly lauded for her leadership, New Zealand played a key role

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HRF Joint Statement with Amnesty and others opposing urgency on Terrorist Fighters legislation

A joint statement by over 20 organisations has been delivered to all political parties highlighting concerns with the Government’s proposed Foreign Fighters Bill. A broad coalition of New Zealand’s leading academics and human rights, legal and migrant organisations today called on the Government to delay the passage of its proposed anti-terror laws to allow more

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