On November 19, 2020, Scholars at Risk hosted “Free to Think 2020: Responding to Attacks on Higher Education,” a virtual conference marking SAR’s 20th anniversary and the release of our annual monitoring report, Free to Think 2020. “Within the COVID-19
Beyond Words: A call for global guidance on implementing academic freedom, autonomy and related values
Scholars at Risk and Education International invite you to a side event at the UNESCO World Higher Education Conference titled “Beyond Words: A call for global guidance on implementing academic freedom, autonomy and related values.”
Launch of Scholars at Risk Greece Section
The launch of the Scholars at Risk Greece section took place on October 1, 2021, hosted by the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki. SAR Greece is a partnership between Greek higher education institutions and research centers and Scholars at Risk, an international
SAR Australia Section Launch
Leaders from universities across Australia virtually convened on August 19, 2021, to launch the Australia section of Scholars at Risk (SAR). The launch celebrated the work and commitment of our founding members, including the section’s esteemed host, the University of
SAR Slovakia Launch
Representatives from universities in Slovakia will convene in Bratislava on May 23, 2019 to launch the Slovakia section of Scholars at Risk.
Launch of Scholars at Risk Denmark Section
The Scholars at Risk Denmark section will be launched at the University of Copenhagen on February 18, 2019.
Launch of Scholars at Risk Italy Section
The Scholars at Risk Italy section will be launched at the University of Padova on February 19, 2019. The launch will be held in association with the 2019 Winter School on "Knowledges at Risk: Universities Promoting Academic Freedom".
IDEAS ARE NOT CRIMES: Defending Academic Freedom & Protecting Scholars
The launch of Scholars at Risk Europe will be held at the European Parliament in Brussels on November 28th together with a round table discussion on academic freedom, hosted by Wajid Khan MEP.