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2019

Refugee Week Screening - Barbara Harrel-Bond: A Life Not Ordinary

Date
18 June 2019 (17:30-19:30)
Location:
Ustinov Room - Nottingham Playhouse
Description
As part of Nottingham Refugee Week, HRLC will screen a documentary which explores the achievements of Barbara Harrell-Bond – academic, refugee activist and refugee rights advocate.

Remembering Srebrenica: Safet Vukalic, survivor of the ethnic cleansing in Prijedor, Bosnia, will visit UoN and share his story

Date
14 May 2019 (14:00-16:00)
Location:
Hallward Library Screening Room
Description
"Prior to the war we all lived peacefully together. At school my class was roughly half Muslim and half Serb and other religions, not that most of us paid attention to religious difference."

Annual Human Rights Student Conference: The European Court of Human Rights, 60 Years of Success?

Date
29 March 2019 (10:00-17:00)
Location:
University Park Campus
Description
The 20th Annual Student Human Rights Conference aims to critically analyse the role of the ECtHR with a view to understanding how the Court and the European Convention on Human Rights have confronted both substantive and procedural challenges.

The Road to Accountability

Date
25 March 2019 (11:00-13:00)
Location:
B55 Law and Social Science Building
Description
Carl Buckley, from Guernica 37 International Justice Chambers, will be visiting Nottingham on Monday 25 March. He will deliver a master class on The Road to Accountability and share some insights into careers in international criminal law.

No Charge, No Trial, No Exit: An update on indefinite detention at Guantánamo Bay

Date
04 March 2019 (14:00-15:00)
Location:
A2 Law & Social Sciences Building
Description
Laura Bloom, Fellow on the Secret Prisons Team of Reprieve, will visit Nottingham on Monday 4 March to deliver a talk in B55 LASS at 2pm on: No Charge, No Trial, No Exit: An update on indefinite detention at Guantánamo Bay.

2018

Old laws for new (algorithmic) tricks

Date
05 December 2018 (14:00-15:00)
Location:
B55 Law & Social Sciences Building

Just Satisfaction Before the European Court of Human Rights

Date
24 October 2018 (14:00-15:30)
Location:
A02 Highfield House

Screening of the documentary "A Cambodian Spring" at Broadway Cinema

Date
23 May 2018 (18:30-21:00)
Location:
14-18 Broad Street, Broadway Cinema, Nottingham NG1 3AL, Screen 2
Description
On Wednesday 23 May, the HRLC will present: A Cambodian Spring.

Screening of award-winning documentary "Syria's Disappeared" (Directed by Sara Afshar)

Date
04 May 2018 (14:30-17:00)
Location:
Lecture Theatre 7, Newton Building, Nottingham, Nottingham Trent University
Description
The Human Rights Law Centre will host a screening of Syria's Disappeared during the Law and Politics of the Syrian Conflict symposium.

2017

19th Annual Student Human Rights Conference 2017: Human Rights in a Digitalised World

Date
17 March 2018 (10:00-17:30)
Location:
Highfield House, University Park
Description
The aim of this conference is to further explore the implications of digitalisation on national and international law and its possible future developments.

African Prisons Project: restoring dignity and hope to prisoners in Africa

Date
15 November 2017 (13:00-14:00)
Location:
A100, Law and Social Sciences, University Park
Description
HRLC is pleased to announce that Kirat Kalyan, Secondment Manager at African Prisons Project (APP), will visit Nottingham and give a talk on the work of APP.

IHL Unit Annual Lecture: Current Challenges to IHL: Law and Practice

Date
14 November 2017 (18:15-19:15)
Location:
B63, LASS

The Execution of Judgments of the European Court of Human Rights

Date
28 (09:30) - 29 September 2017 (13:00)
Location:
The Hemsley (Room B2)

19th Annual Student Human Rights Conference 2017 LGBT+ rights in the 21st Century: Free and Equal?

Date
25 March 2017 (10:00-17:00)
Location:
Highfield House, University Park
Description
The Conference aims to look at the advancements made in the application of human rights law for LGBT+ people, and will critically evaluate whether all are 'free and equal'.

An Introduction to Human Rights at Sea: The concept, the charity, our work

Date
21 March 2017 (13:00-14:00)
Location:
B55 Law & Social Sciences Building
Description
David Hammond, the CEO of the charity Human Rights at Sea, will visit Nottingham for a lunchtime talk on An Introduction to Human Rights at Sea: The concept, the charity, our work.

Bailouts and Bank Levies: Clawing back the Costs of the Crisis

Date
13 March 2017 (13:00-14:00)
Location:
A4, Law and Social Sciences, University Park
Description
HRLC is pleased to announce that Dr Mary Dowell-Jones will visit Nottingham on Monday 13 March to deliver a lecture on Bailouts and Bank Levies: Clawing back the Costs of the Crisis.

HRLC Annual Lecture 2017: Who are we? Hate, hostility and human rights in a post-Brexit world

Date
09 February 2017 (17:00-19:00)
Location:
A01, Highfield House, University Park Campus
Description
Martha Spurrier, Director of Liberty, will visit Nottingham on Thursday 9 February 2017 to deliver HRLC's 2017 Annual Lecture.

Two day conference on Business, Human Rights and Security

Date
26 (11:00) - 27 January 2017 (13:00)
Location:
The University of Nottingham, University Park Campus
Description
HRLC's Business, Trade and Human Rights Unit and the Nottingham International Law and Security Centre (NILSC) conference on Business, Human Rights and Security.

2016

Combating Gender-based Violence: a Nottingham approach

Date
06 December 2016 (18:00-19:30)
Location:
A02 Highfield House, University Park
Description
The Human Rights Law Centre and the Rights are organising a panel discussion on GBV to raise awareness about the issue and the effect changing policies have on victims.

Solferino or Paris? IHL Annual Lecture by Professor Eyal Benvenisti

Date
29 November 2016 (18:15-19:30)
Location:
B63, Law and Social Sciences Building, University Park
Description
HRLC is pleased to announce that Professor Eyal Benvenisti, University of Cambridge, will deliver HRLC's International Humanitarian Law Unit's Annual Lecture.

Human Rights Film Series: Born into Brothels

Date
16 November 2016 (18:30-21:00)
Location:
B63, Law and Social Sciences Building, University Park
Description
Born into Brothels is an Oscar-winning documentary about the lives of eight children born in Sonagchi, Kolkata's notorious red light district.

Sport: Its Human Rights Implications

Date
26 October 2016 (16:00-17:30)
Location:
B1 Law and Social Sciences Building, University Park
Description
Professor Joseph's lecture will focus on the multiple links between sport and human rights, and an Olympic year provides a good opportunity to take stock.

Summer School on the Rights of the Child 2016

Date
27 June (09:00) - 01 July 2016 (17:00)
Location:
Law and Social Sciences Buiding

Human Rights Film Series presents Taxi Teheran

Date
14 March 2016 (18:15-21:00)
Location:
A41 Sir Clive Granger Building

HRLC Annual Lecture 2016: Making Judgments on Human Rights Issues

Date
08 March 2016 (17:00-18:30)
Location:
Senate Chamber Trent Building

Human Rights Film Series presents The Man Who Mends Women

Date
07 March 2016 (18:15-21:00)
Location:
A41 Sir Clive Granger Building

Sir Nicolas Bratza - Dialogue or deference? The relationship between the UK and Strasbourg courts

Date
07 March 2016 (11:30-13:00)
Location:
B2 The Hemsley Building

Annual Student Human Rights Conference – UN Human Rights Council: Ten Years On

Date
05 March 2016 (09:00-17:00)
Location:
B62 Law and Social Sciences Building

Human Rights Film Series presents U.N.Me

Date
29 February 2016 (18:15-21:00)
Location:
A41 Sir Clive Granger Building

Fringe Event: Model UN Human Rights Council

Date
24 February 2016 (16:00-18:00)
Location:
A1 Law & Social Science Building

Human Rights Film Series presents Chicago Girl

Date
22 February 2016 (18:15-21:00)
Location:
A39 Clive Granger

Human Rights Film Series presents Cartel Land

Date
15 February 2016 (18:15-21:00)
Location:
A41 Sir Clive Granger Building

Human Rights Film Series presents The Soloist

Date
08 February 2016 (18:15-21:00)
Location:
A41 Sir Clive Granger Building

Human Rights Film Series presents Circumstance

Date
01 February (18:15) - 01 March 2016 (21:00)
Location:
A41 Sir Clive Granger Building

Human Rights Film Series presents Five Broken Cameras

Date
25 January 2016 (18:15-21:00)
Location:
A41 Sir Clive Granger Building

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