29.04.2014 - 18:00

The world is in a state of rebellion against political regimes, against as yet unbridled madness, against itself! In this contemporary, all-encompassing and ever-present ”Everyday Rebellion”, the rebels have uncovered new weapons that make them more active, more efficient, and more – entertaining!

Filmhaus Kino am Spittelberg (Spittelberggasse 3, 1070 Wien)

Recording of HUMAN RIGHTS TALK: Ukraine quo vadis?

On 25th of March 2014, Richard KÜHNEL (Representative of the European Commission in Austria), Kateryna MISHCHENKO (editor and translator in Kiev), Susanne SCHOLL (former ORF-correspondent in Moscow) and Hannes TRETTER (Ludwig Boltzmann Institute of Human Rights) were discussing the human rights implications of the current political developments in Ukraine as well as the role and responsibility of the European Union. The talk was moderated by Anna Giulia FINK (news magazine “profil”).

Call for applications for the 2nd Straniak Academy for Democracy and Human Rights 2014

 Straniak AcademyApply now for the second Straniak Academy for Democracy and Human Rights which will take place from 14-27 September 2014 in Budva/Montenegro!

Business Breakfast introducing guidelines on „Sustainable Construction – Fair working conditions in the building sector“

Recently, a business breakfast took place introducing the newly published guidelines on „Sustainable Construction – Fair working conditions in the building sector“, published by the Ludwig Boltzmann Institute for Human Rights.

On the occassion of the International Women's Day: polis aktuell 3/14 Women's Rights are Human Rights

Girls and women are exposed to the same violations of human rights as boys and men. In addition they are disadvantaged just because they are female. Forms of discriminations and violations differs in a wide range, though. This edition of polis aktuell will give you more information.

Call for applications for the Vienna Master in Human Rights!

Apply now for the international practice-oriented Vienna Master of Arts in Human Rights starting end of September 2014.

More Information: Vienna Master of Arts in Human Rights 


Children's rights and Participation - developing indicators for schools

buntes Bild aus post-its mit dem Text "Meine Rechte"What role do children's rights and participation play in school? There will be a kick-off workshop of this participatory research project on the 6 March 2014 at the NMS Leipziger Platz in Vienna. This project aims at developing a Children's Rights Index, which helps schools to create an atmosphere, where children's rights are taking into account.

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