Human Rights Defenders: a Resource, Not a Menace

Nicole Fraccaroli Human rights defenders face threats, intimidation and imprisonment. Amnesty International highlights and recognizes the relevance of those actors, and informs us that governments around the world, prevent them from speaking out or imprison them because of their peaceful activism. From Amnesty International is also emphasized that worldwide, at least 156 human rights defenders … Continue reading Human Rights Defenders: a Resource, Not a Menace

Let’s do a questionnaire about Human Rights!

Hello dear students of the University of Tartu! Once the team of Human Rights Blog is composed of Master students of International Law and Human Rights at the University of Tartu, we had the enthusiastic idea to organize a questionnaire which is meant to determine the extent of the knowledge and interest of the other … Continue reading Let’s do a questionnaire about Human Rights!

Studying International Law and Human Rights to Fight against Human Rights Abuse in Nigeria

Violet Andrew Saliu My name is Violet Andrew Saliu, I am Nigerian. I hold a B.A in international relations from Cyprus International University, Cyprus, an M.A in Diplomacy and International Relations from Vytatus Magnus University Lithuania, and currently I am pursuing an M.A in international law and human rights at University of Tartu, Estonia. Nigeria … Continue reading Studying International Law and Human Rights to Fight against Human Rights Abuse in Nigeria