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Roundtable at the Irish Centre for Human Rights - The Centre will host a roundtable discussion entitled ‘International Judges and the Development of International Criminal Law and Humanitarian Law’ on Monday 27th February, 2017 from 5-6pm. Participants will include Professor Robert Cryer, Birmingham Law School,  Professor Joseph Powderly, Leiden Law School and Dr Shane Darcy, Irish Centre for Human Rights. All are welcome to attend.

 Irish Aid Casement Fellowship in Human Rights - As part of its commemoration of Roger Casement's humanitarian legacy in Nigeria, Irish Aid has established the Casement Fellowship in Human Rights, which will support a Nigerian student to study human rights in Ireland. More details in relation to eligibility are available here. Please note the deadline for fellowship applicants is 17th March, 2017.

Business and Human Rights Conference - The Irish Centre for Human Rights is pleased to announce a one-day conference: Exploring Litigation as a Business and Human Rights Remedy, which will examine the opportunities, challenges and barriers to pursuing cases in Irish Courts against companies implicated in serious human rights abuses . 

Utrecht Declaration on Academic Freedom - The Irish Centre for Human Rights supports the Utrecht Declaration on Academic Freedom, an initiative which reflects the concern of the Association of Human Rights Institutes (AHRI) about the actions and threats of actions of an increasing number of States to restrain and even foreclose academic freedom. See Utrecht Declaration on Academic Freedom

Irish Centre for Human Rights Bulletin
The latest ICHR Bulletin Vol.16 Issue 2 is available.