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Venice School of Human Rights: applications are open

Admissions to the Venice School of Human Rights – Human Rights as Our Responsibility (9 – 17 June 2017), organised by the European Inter-University Centre for Human Rights and Democratisation (EIUC) are open until 27 April 2017, early bird 30 March 2017 with 10% discount. The Opening Lecture of the School will be held by Prof. Manfred Nowak...

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The State of Play: Democracy, Human Rights and the EU Integration in today's Western Balkans

At the Institute for European Studies, Ivane Javakhishvili Tbilisi State University took place the guest lecture 'The State of Play: Democracy, Human Rights and the EU Integration in today's Western Balkans'' by Adriano Remiddi...

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Venice Academy of Human Rights: applications are open

The Venice Academy of Human Rights is an international and interdisciplinary programme of excellence for human rights education, research and debate. It provides an enriching forum for emerging ideas, practices and policy options in the field of human rights. The Academy hosts distinguished experts to promote critical and useful research...

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Prof. Manfred Nowak condemns “racist remarks” and shows “support & respect" for the African refugee who committed suicide in Venice

We are here to honour the victim of a tragedy that occurred in Venice recently and involved Pateh Sabally, a 22-year-old Gambian, who bobbed up and down in the cold waters of Venice’s main waterway...

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Global Campus awarded theses for the academic year 2014/2015

The best master theses of the Global Campus of Human Rights for the academic year 2014/2015 are now online. Since 2013, the Global Campus of Human Rights has granted this award to...

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Centre for Human Rights hosts memorable graduation ceremony

The first graduates of the first fully-fledged hybrid Master’s programme presented by the Centre received their degrees at this Ceremony.  This Master’s programme brings together students from all across the continent in a combination of on-line and on-campus teaching and learning...

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The European Master’s Programme in Human Rights and Democratisation (E.MA)

Master's Programme

The European Master's Programme in Human Rights and Democratisation (E.MA) is a unique Master’s programme developed by 10 pioneering universities that today counts on the participation of 41 prestigious universities and human rights centres from all member states of the European Union.

Venice School of Human Rights

Master's Programme

The Arab Master in Democracy and Human Rights is a unique programme designed to meet the needs of students, professionals and experts who want to specialise in the field of democratic governance and human rights with a focus on the Arab world, but also gain the practical experience needed to build or improve their career/research activities.

Venice School of Human Rights

Summer School

The Venice School of Human Rights at the same time, combines theory and practice and its faculty involves both high level academics, practitioners and actors in the fields. The Venice School intends to highlight that the respect for human rights is the responsibility of all, that «Human Rights are our responsibility».            

Venice Academy of Human Rights

Summer Academy

The Academy is an international and interdisciplinary programme of excellence for human rights research and debate. It provides an enriching forum for emerging ideas, practices and policy options in the field of human rights and hosts distinguished experts to promote critical and useful research and innovation

Cinema Human Rights and Advocacy

12th Summer School

The School takes place during the 74th Venice International Film Festival and is aimed at  professionals wishing to broaden their understanding on the connections between human rights, digital media and advocacy. Debating with experts and filmmakers, participants will share ideas on how to use films as a tool for social and cultural change.

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E-Journal

This e-journal is a peer-reviewed, bi-annual, open access publication for scholarly analysis, critical commentaries, and reports on recent developments on human rights and democratisation globally. Rich in comparative approaches, it aims to serve as a forum for interdisciplinary dialogue and collaboration between academics, activists, and civil society.

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