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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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Cyberviolence against women and girls

Pamela Rendi-Wagner, Dina Nachbaur, Anna Müller-Funk, Sandra Benecchi

We prensented our new project 'Cyberviolence against women and girls' on September 12th together with State Secretary Muna Duzdar and Federal Minister of Health and Women's Affairs Pamela Rendi-Wagner to the media. The project is conducted in cooperation with WEISSER RING and funded by Bundeskanzleramt Österreich and the Ministry for Health and Women's Affairs. More Information soon!



HUMAN RIGHTS TALK: Small but mighty - Can small-scale farmers feed the world?

DATE AND TIME: Novenber 2, 2017, 19:00

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

According to both experts and UN-recommendations, small-scale farmers seem to be one of our best hopes for a solving global food crises. But when their own human rights are being violated - via land-grabbing, poverty and malnutrition - how can they hope to feed the world?

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