News related to the Netherlands Institute of Human Rights (SIM).
11 April 2018
Katharine Fortin wins Lieber Prize 2018 for "The Accountability of Armed Groups under Human Rights Law"
An annual prize by the American Society of International Law’s Lieber Society for outstanding scholarship in the field of the law of armed conflict.
23 February 2018
Mr. Dr Daphina Misiedjan, legal researcher for sustainable water management, has won the Agnites Vrolik Award on Thursday 22 February.
31 January 2018
Lorena Sosa’s project aims to address violence against individuals who challenge traditional gender norms and expectations.
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.
30 January 2018
As of 1 January 2018, Javier Couso has been appointed part-time visiting professor at Utrecht University.
7 December 2017
Utrecht University launches again the MOOC 'Human Rights for Open Societies - An Introduction into the European Convention on Human Rights'.
30 October 2017
Daphina Misiedjan (PhD School of Law) has received a Black Achievement Award. She received the Encouragement Award for young talent
26 October 2017
Felisa Tibbitts delivered her inaugural lecture about the importance of human rights education, its nature and its objectives.
23 October 2017
On 16 October 2017 UN women’s rights expert Hilary Gbedemah visited Utrecht University.
5 October 2017
SIM is co-organising a workshop at the European Court of Human Rights in 2018. Please find the call for papers here.