H-Human-Rights is a discussion network for scholars, policymakers, authors, historians, and other interested people devoted to the history, analysis, theory, and practice of human rights.

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Distance-learning M.A. Degree in Governance and Human Rights

Distance-learning M.A. Degree in 

Governance and Human Rights

We are delighted to announce that the professional M.A. Governance and Human Rights (Magihr) is starting in October 2015, in the academic year 2015/2016, and we are acceptingapplications until August 15th. For more information on applications see the following link.

CfP - Critical Perspectives on Human Rights

Manchester Centre for Political Theory (MANCEPT), University of Manchester, UK

MANCEPT Workshops in Political Theory 2015

1st September – 3rd September 2015



Workshop: Critical Perspectives on Human Rights

Workshop convenor: Dr Birgit Schippers (St Mary’s University College Belfast)

Human Rights and Justice Conference - 8-10 June - Limited General Registration Opening 23 March

Human Rights and Justice


The Hague Institute for Global Justice

8 – 10 June 2015


4th joint conference, organized by:


Human Rights Section, International Studies Association (ISA)

Human Rights Section, American Political Science Association (APSA)

Human Rights Research Committee, International Political Science Association (IPSA)

Standing Group on Human Rights and Transitional Justice, European Consortium for Political Research (ECPR)


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