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Welcome at the Research Centre Human Rights

The inter-disciplinary Research Centre “Human Rights” was established as a subunit of the Faculty of Law at the University of Vienna in May 2014.The research centre succeeds the Research Platform “Human Rights in the European Context” after a six‐year period of successful interdisciplinary research in the field of human rights.

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HUMAN RIGHTS TALK: The 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development: 2nd chance or last chance?

DATE AND TIME: November 25, 2015, 19:00

LOCATION: Dachgeschoß Juridicum (Schottenbastei 10-16, 1010 Wien)

On the 25th September 2015, the United Nations passed the 2030 agenda for sustainable development. The goal is to contribute to global development, to encourage human well-being and to protect the environment. What new chances and opportunities does the 2030 agenda offer is the topic of the 2nd Human Rights Talk of the Semester.

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Association of Human Rights Institutes adopts statement on refugee crisis

In view of the Justice and Home Affairs Council on 22 September and the European Council meeting on 23 September the General Assembly at the 2015 annual conference of the Association of Human Rights Institutes in Belgrade adopted the following statement:

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HUMAN RIGHTS TALK: Has the E.U’s common asylum policy failed?
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