Found this interesting online course which begins in April and runs for 12 weeks. Estimated time spent on this course in the 12 weeks is 60 hours, so roughly 5 hours a week which is completely fine even for people who have a full time job. The fees are not too bad – between 350€ … More Security and Protection course for Human Rights Defenders and Social Orgs.
The Finnish Parliament today voted 105—92 in favor of a citizens’ initiative to extend marriage rights to same-sex couples. Two Members of the Parliament were absent from the vote. To be honest this was a long time coming and really kind of surprising that it did not happen earlier seeing that many Finns have been … More Finland catches up to its Nordic neighbors.
Yet another gallery with some selected pictures relating to my previous post. https://kamakawida.wordpress.com/2014/02/26/general-qs-around-the-universal-declaration-of-human-rights/ Enjoy.
Short excerpt from one of my answers to a question from a Human Rights course I am currently doing. The question was roughly; Is there a Western influence on the creation of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights (UDHR) and what effect does that have on the legitimacy of it? I feel that there was … More General Q’s around the Universal Declaration of Human Rights.