Episodes tagged "human rights"

Making Human Rights Work in the 21st Century - Interview with Prof. Kathryn SikkinkThu, 2018-02-22 10:27

In this podcast, Dr. Leslie Vinjamuri (Director of the Centre on Conflict, Rights and Justice at SOAS) talks to Prof.... See details

CISD Annual Law Lecture: Françoise Hampson - Should we be worried about the health of international law?Tue, 2017-03-14 14:26

Françoise Hampson, Emeritus Professor of Law, University of Essex Making rules and adhering to them has underpinned... See details

Lost in the Wider Picture Episode 1Wed, 2017-03-08 14:54

In this episode, Giacomo Paoloni interviews Frima Bubis about Project Hayiei Sarah, an educational initiative of... See details

Impunity in the Killing of Journalists and Other Threats to Press Freedom TodayFri, 2015-03-20 19:26

On the 17th of March, Joel Simon and Elisabeth Witchel discussed the increasing threat presented to press freedom, news... See details

The United Nations Special Procedures System: the Challenges of Human Rights ImplementationFri, 2015-02-27 21:41

On the 25th of February, the 13th Annual Ruth Steinkraus-Cohen International Law lecture was held in association with... See details

Establishing human rights in post-revolution states and in international watersMon, 2014-04-07 18:43

On 3rd of March, David Hammond gave a lecture about the challenges of promoting and protecting human rights in... See details

The Responsibility to Solve: Deputy High Commissioner for Refugees, UNHCRWed, 2013-01-16 19:24

A lecture by Alexander Aleinikoff, Deputy High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) organised by the Centre for Migration... See details

Asma Jahangir; a long serving Pakistani Human Rights activist and lawyer on the Political situation in PakistanMon, 2012-04-16 22:10

The current political environment in Pakistan and the role of legal fraternityOn the 6th of February 2012 the long... See details

Platforma Festival ? Anniversary ? An act of Memory, Ali Albdolrezaei, IranThu, 2012-03-01 15:51

Recitor Ali Albdolrezaei, an author from Iran, shares some personal thoughts and criticism on the Human... See details

Platforma Festival ? Anniversary ? An act of Memory, Article 21 in PersianThu, 2012-03-01 15:49

Anniversary ? an act of memory is a performance series in 60 acts focusing on the importance and relevance of the... See details

Interview - Shared Sovereignty: Rights, Religion and the Problem of AuthorityWed, 2012-02-01 18:52

Following the roundtable discussion on secularism and religion, Dr. Stephen Hopgood, Reader of International Relations... See details

Shared Sovereignty: Rights, Religion and the Problem of AuthorityFri, 2012-01-20 18:56

On October 20, 2011, a guest panel considered the ways in which sovereignty contend with competing claims to religious... See details

Alumni Conversations: Baroness Helena Kennedy Q.C.Tue, 2011-08-09 21:41

In an episode recorded during SOAS Graduation 2011, Professor Stephen Chan OBE talks to SOAS's outgoing President... See details

Sir Joseph Hotung International Human Rights Lecture 2009: Chris PattenMon, 2011-07-11 17:00

The Sir Joseph Hotung International Human Rights Lecture was delivered on the 29th of September 2009 by Chris Patten,... See details

'E Pluribus Human: Patriotism and Human Rights in the United States' - Dorothy Q ThomasSun, 2011-07-10 18:46

Dorothy Q Thomas discusses patriotism and human rights in the United States, ahead of her return to the country after... See details

Sir Joseph Hotung International Human Rights Lecture 2011 : Louise ArbourFri, 2011-05-06 16:22

The Sir Joseph Hotung International Human Rights Lecture was delivered on the 27th April 2011 by Louise Arbour, the... See details

Question Time International: Human rights, foreign policy and international affairsWed, 2011-02-02 16:48

BBC World presenter Zeinab Badawi hosts Question Time International, a discussion on human rights, UK foreign policy... See details