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Read more at: Event: Podcasting and Human Rights

Event: Podcasting and Human Rights

21 November 2022

The Centre of Governance and Human Rights (CGHR) and the Declarations: the Human Rights Podcast team are organizing an in-person event on Wednesday 23 rd on “Podcasting and Human Rights”. To celebrate that the podcast is launching its seventh season, we are inviting students and the broader Cambridge Community to hold a...


Read more at: Big Tech’s New Headache: Data Centre Activism Flourishes Across the World

Big Tech’s New Headache: Data Centre Activism Flourishes Across the World

4 November 2022

Groups opposing the construction of polluting and water-intensive data centres are emerging in different regions. These local activists are laying bare Big Tech’s profoundly problematic community and environmental record, argues CGHR's postdoctoral scholar Sebastián Lehuedé. This post is inspired by a meeting in September...


Read more at: CGHR is recruiting for its Student Group 2022-23

CGHR is recruiting for its Student Group 2022-23

12 October 2022

"As CGHR’s Student Group Coordinator I helped manage the publicity, outreach and events of a research centre at the cutting edge of its field. I honed a range of competencies, from editing and writing skills to organising content for social media, as well as gaining experience in leading an enthusiastic and engaged team...


Read more at: DEADLINE EXTENDED: Call for New Team Members of the Declarations Podcast
Declarations Podcast

DEADLINE EXTENDED: Call for New Team Members of the Declarations Podcast

28 September 2022

* Note: Deadline for applications has been extended and is now due on 23 October * Declarations: The Human Rights Podcast is recruiting a brilliant and inclusive new team of volunteers to help produce accessible, critical content about human rights for our global and diverse listenership. As part of the Declarations team...


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Easter Term Newsletter

16 May 2022

The CGHR Easter Newsletter is available here. To get our newsletters directly in your inbox and stay up to date on all the latest CGHR news subscribe here .


Read more at: Technology & Human Rights Fellowships for CGHR Team

Technology & Human Rights Fellowships for CGHR Team

4 May 2022

CGHR Co-Directors, Ella McPherson and Sharath Srinivasan, and CGHR Postdoctoral Scholar, Sebastian Lehuede, have been selected as 2022-23 Technology & Human Rights Fellows at the Carr Center, Harvard University, to jointly undertake a project, ' Provocations for Human Rights Practitioners: Technology, Power and Voice...


Read more at: Cambridge DVC contributes to Webby Award-winning multimedia project on the misuse of tear gas

Cambridge DVC contributes to Webby Award-winning multimedia project on the misuse of tear gas

10 February 2022

Amnesty International’s online multimedia project, Tear Gas: An Investigation , won a prestigious 2021 Webby Award for the best activism website worldwide. Described by The New York Times as ‘the internet’s highest honour’, this award represents the culmination of a year-long project built upon research conducted by six...


Read more at: Declarations Podcast Series 6 is here!
Declarations Podcast

Declarations Podcast Series 6 is here!

8 February 2022

CGHR’s Declarations Podcast launched its sixth season. The season will feature eight episodes focusing on human rights in an age of new technologies, exploring how human rights are threatened, protected and transformed by our rapidly shifting technological landscape. More information here.


Read more at: Lent Term Newsletter

Lent Term Newsletter

2 February 2022

Our Lent Term Newsletter is availiable here . Subscribe to receive our newsletter to keep up to date with CGHR here.


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Read our latest Newsletter

19 October 2021

CGHR's Michaelmas newsletter is out now. If you aren't a subscriber you can read our newsletter by clicking the link below. If you want our newsletter directly in your inbox then you can subscribe here.