News and Events

Upcoming Events 2019

  • Farewell Lecture Tineke Strik -  Friday 18 October
    On 18 October 2019 Tineke Strik, Associate Professor in Migration Law at Radboud University Nijmegen and elected Member of the European Parliament (GreenLeft) will give a public lecture on the need for evidence-based policies in migration management. The lecture will take place at the T.M.C. Asser Institute at 16.00 on Friday, 18 October in The Hague and will be followed by a reception. Both the lecture and the reception are open to academics, researchers, and policy makers.
    It will be preceded by a PhD Meet & Greet at 15.00 with Tineke Strik, where the junior members of the NNHRR will have the unique opportunity to ask direct questions and discuss with her about her experience in a more informal setting.
    For more information, please click HERE

  • Max van der Stoel Award Ceremony - Friday 13 December
    SAVE-THE-DATE: The Max van der Stoel Human Rights Award 2019 Ceremony will be on Friday 13 December 2019 at 10.30 hrs in the Blackbox at Tilburg University. More information to follow soon!

Past Events 2019

  • Follow-Up PhD Training - 29 March
    NNHRR Follow-Up PhD Training, aimed at 2nd and 3rd year PhD students who are a member of the NNHRR. The PhD Training took place at the University of Groningen on 29 March 2019. 

  • FIFA and Human Rights Conference - 8 May
    NNHRR members Antoine Duval (Senior researcher at the Asser Institue and member of the Business and Human Rights Working Group) and Daniela Heerdt (chair of the Business and Human Rights Working Group) have organised a conference on FIFA and human rights, discussing the impacts, policies, and responsibilities FIFA has with regard to human rights. The Conference took place on May 8th at the Asser Institute in The Hague. 

  • PhD Training 2019 - 13 and 14 May
    In 2019, the PhD Training took place on 13 and 14 May. The PhD Training was aimed at 1st and 2nd year PhD Students. The Erasmus University Rotterdam has hosted the training.

  • Toogdag 2019 - 20 and 21 June
    The Toogdag 2019 took place on 20 and 21 June 2019 and was hosted by the Maastricht University. For more information about the programme, please click through to the Toogdag 2019 page.