Bergen Exchanges 2019 Program

This program is under development and will be updated. For a downloadable program, click here. Monday 19 August Corruption and Law KEYNOTE: Louise Shelley Natural Resource Corruption – How to research and address it? Bergen as a Human Rights City – Rights to the City Political corruption and corruption as a political tool Corruption in […]

Bergen Exchanges 2019 Program

This program is under development and will be updated. For a downloadable program, click here. Monday 19 AugustCorruption and Law KEYNOTE: Louise Shelley Natural Resource Corruption – How to research and address it? Bergen as a Human Rights City – Rights to the City Political corruption and corruption as a political tool Corruption in court […]

Legitimacy and judicial protection of human rights and children’s rights in Russia

Protection of the child’s rights is declared as one of the priority goals in the field of social policy in Russia. However, the current situation regarding the protection of children’s rights is far from the intended goals. The politicization of this issue does not contribute to the improvement of this situation. Concentration on foreign policy, […]

Interview with Alan Msosa on the situation for LGBTQI+ rights in Malawi

Alan Msosa is a research affiliate at the Centre on Law and Social Transformation. He is part of the Sexual and Reproductive Rights Lawfare (SRR) project and is currently a postdoctoral candidate at the University of York. In this interview, Marit Tjelmeland and Alan Msosa discuss the current situation for LGBTQI+ rights in Malawi. This […]

Interview with Alan Msosa on the situation for LGBTQI+ rights in Malawi

Alan Msosa is a research affiliate at the Centre on Law and Social Transformation. He is part of the Sexual and Reproductive Rights Lawfare (SRR) project and is currently a postdoctoral candidate at the University of York. In this interview, Marit Tjelmeland and Alan Msosa discuss the current situation for LGBTQI+ rights in Malawi. This […]

The perfect enemy: From migrants to sexual minorities

Siri Gloppen, Lise Rakner (2019)

Bergen: Chr. Michelsen Institute (CMI Brief no. 2019:05) 4 p.

Siri Gloppen and Lise Rakner have written a brief as part of the ‘Political determinants of sexual and reproductive health: criminalisation, health impacts and game changers’ and ‘Sexual and reproductive rights: global battles’ projects. Why did Poland’s conservative government, the Law and Justice Party, launch an attack on the rights of lesbian, gay, bisexual and […]

Vulnerable populations and the right to health: lessons from the Peruvian Amazon around tuberculosis control

Camila Gianella, M. Amalia Pesantes, Cesar Ugarte-Gil, David A.J. Moore and Claudia Lema (2019)

Camila Gianella, M. Amalia Pesantes, Cesar Ugarte-Gil, David A.J. Moore and Claudia Lema’s article has been published in International Journal for Equity in Health. Access the full article here. Background: In 2014 the World Health Organization (WHO) launched the “End TB Strategy”, setting new ambitious goals for elimination of tuberculosis (TB). In contrast with previous efforts to […]