Third World Human Rights Moot Court Competition 8 to 9 December 2011
Gelaai op 12 Dec 2011
On 8 and 9 December 2011, the Third World Human Rights Moot Court Competition was hosted by the University of Pretoriaís Faculty of Law, with the support of the Regional Office for Southern Africa of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights (ROSA).
Tourism research knows no boundaries
Gelaai op 15 Mar 2013
Representatives from the Department of Historical and Heritage Studies and the Department of Anthropology and Archaeology were invited to present their research findings of a study at a Research Colloquium of the National Department of Tourism (NDT) on 12 March 2013 in Johannesburg.
This signified the completion of the first phase of a research project entitled, ĎUnderstanding the Concept of Cross-Border Guiding in Southern Africaí which was commissioned by the NDT.
Students graduate with Master of Laws degrees in human rights
Gelaai op 13 Dec 2012
The University of Pretoria held a graduation ceremony on International Human Rights Day (10 December 2012). The graduation ceremony was the culmination of a week of events organised by the Centre for Human Rights which included a conference on ending mass atrocities in Africa, the fourth World Human Rights Moot Court Competition as well as celebrating the African Commission on Human and Peoplesí Rightsí award to the Centre for Human Rights.
International conference focuses on ending mass atrocities in Africa
Gelaai op 12 Dec 2012
The Centre for Human Rights, in collaboration with the Department of Political Sciences at the University of Pretoria, convened an international conference from 6 to 7 December 2012, under the overarching theme, Article 4(h) @ 10: How to End Mass Atrocities in Africa.
World Human Rights Moot Court promotes global collaboration and exchange
Gelaai op 12 Dec 2012
The fourth World Human Rights Moot Court Competition was held from 7 to 10 December at the University of Pretoria, South Africa. The objective of the World Human Rights Moot Court Competition is to promote cooperation and collaboration between law faculties from around the world, while also facilitating exchanges between universities from various backgrounds and legal systems.
Fourth World Human Rights Moot Court Competition held at UP
Gelaai op 10 Dec 2012
On 7 December 2012 the fourth World Moot Court Competition began with an exciting and eventful opening ceremony, in which participants expressed their diversity by dressing in their respective countriesí traditional costumes. Sixteen teams from the five UN regions were invited to attend the competition.
Call for Applications for the Global Economic Governance Capacity Building Workshop for Government Officials and Researchers
Gelaai op 06 Dec 2012
The International Development Law Unit, Centre for Human Rights, a key advocacy organisation for human rights in Africa, together with the South African Institute for International Affairs, leading foreign policy research institute on the African continent, invite government officials to apply for a capacity building workshop on: Global Economic Governance: A Focus on African Countries.