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The Right to Science and the Universal Declaration of Human Rights

The Right to Science and the Universal Declaration of Human Rights

October 23, 2018 6:15 pm

University of Zurich (main building), Rämistrasse 71, KOL-E-21

The Human Rights Center of the University of Zurich together with the Swiss Academy of Sciences invite you to a public lecture on:
'The Right to Science and the Universal Declaration of Human Rights'.

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European University Association (EUA) 2018 Annual Conference

March 5, 2018 12:00 am

University of Zurich, Rämistrasse 71

Representatives from SAR's Swiss Section will be responsible for the Scholars at Risk booth at the upcoming EUA 2018 Annual Conference.

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The role of technology in refugee education: A blended-learning course experience with Syrian refugees in Jordan

March 15, 2018 5:15 pm

Uni/PH Building, Frohburgstrasse 3, Lucerne (Room/Hörsaal 2)

This lecture is jointly organized by the Division of Research and Development and the International Office of the University of Teacher Education Lucerne (PH Luzern), in conjunction with the Scholars at Risk Network (SAR).
The lecture addresses the opportunities, challenges, and problems that students with a refugee background face when striving for education and a professional career. It provides insights into the conpetencies and needs of these students in order to better adapt existing training programs in the field.

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EURAXESS Conference: Integration of Refugee Scholars in Switzerland

January 17, 2018 12:00 am

Room R AA -G-01, Rämistrasse 59, 8006 Zurich

This EURAXESS conference combines an academic approach with practical examples to consider the
effectiveness of specific initiatives and programmes for the integration of refugee researchers in
Switzerland and beyond. It will be a unique opportunity to discuss different approaches and challenges
amongst practitioners, scientists and representatives from public authorities.

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Scholars and Professionals at Risk - Human Rights Issues in Focus

November 20, 2017 12:00 am

University of Lucerne, Frohburgstrasse 3, Switzerland

This lecture held jointly by the University of Lucerne and the Scholars at Risk network looks at human rights violations in the Iranian and Sri Lankan contexts and uncovers some of the reasons why people are forced to leave their home countries.

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Migrations, State Obligations, and Rights in a Globalized Context

October 11, 2017 12:00 am

University of Geneva

This conference held at the University of Geneva will include a roundtable entitled 'Universities: a Sanctuary for Scholars at Risk?'.

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Academic Repression in Turkey and Being a Scholar at Risk

May 15, 2017 12:00 am

University of Zurich, Rämistrasse 71, Switzerland

In the framework of the University of Zurich's initiative for refugees, the International Relations Office hosts a presentation about Scholars at Risk, an international network to defend the principles of academic freedom and human rights of scholars around the world.

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SAR Switzerland Section Meeting

SAR Switzerland Section Meeting

November 28, 2016 10:00 am

Universität Bern, Hochschulstrasse 6, Switzerland

The first meeting of the SAR Switzerland Section will take place on Monday, November 28 at the University of Bern.

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