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The Netherlands Institute of Human Rights (SIM) is the key centre of expertise of human rights research and education at Utrecht University. SIM offers internationally oriented study programmes, conducts interdisciplinary research and organises a range of activities in the field of human rights. Read more about us

Human rights research is an integral part of all Utrecht University School of Law's research programmes as well as of a number of multidisciplinary networks within the university at large.

News

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15 February 2018
A selection of the most important news items from our researchers, plus an overview of upcoming events.
31 January 2018
Lorena Sosa’s project aims to address violence against individuals who challenge traditional gender norms and expectations.
Janneke Gerards en Antoine Buyse in de MOOC Mensenrechten
30 January 2018
In six weeks, you're introduced to the European Convention on Human Rights and how it is used to protect voting rights, demonstration rights and migrants.
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Events

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23 March 2018 15:00 - 17:00
During the annual Article 1 lecture at Utrecht University, four speakers will examine different aspects of historical inequality.
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