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Human Trafficking Prevention

Human Trafficking Prevention Education

Guidance for Implementation of Youth Programs

This report from the Ohio Attorney General, Human Trafficking Commission was prepared by the Prevention, Education, and Awareness Subcommittee in collaboration with the University of Dayton, Human Rights Center.

What's Next for Colombia?

Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos won the Nobel Peace Prize for his work negotiating a peace deal with the rebel group FARC to end nearly six decades of war, a deal voted down by the Colombian people. And despite Santos saying a ceasefire agreement could end Oct. 31, reports indicate both Santos and FARC leader Timochenko still want peace. So why can't there be peace?

Moral Courage

The Moral Courage Project

This project, a collaboration between the NGO, PROOF: Media for Social Justice, the University of Dayton Human Rights Center and the Human Rights Studies Program, represents a new initiative to study, collect, archive and publicize instances of moral courage around the world.

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Report: Miami Valley Online Commercial Sex Market Place Analysis

Published in August 2015. View report (pdf) >>

Plenary Dialogue

Conference: SPHR

In October 2015, we hosted the second SPHR conference. Learn more about the conversations. >>

Joel Pruce

In Print: The Social Practice of Human Rights

Edited volume by Joel Pruce, Assistant Professor, Department of Political Science. Learn more >>

Binod Kumar

Blog Post: Transformative Power of Soul-Force

Posting by Binod Kumar, Research Fellow at the Human Rights Center. Read the blog >>


Meet: 2015 Human Rights Center Research Fellows

  • Mary Fuhs, Department of Psychology, "Promoting Educational Equality in Early Childhood." Faculty profile >>
  • Joel Pruce, Department of Political Science, "Strategic Logics of Human Rights Media Advocacy." Faculty profile >>
  • Jamie Longazel, Department of Sociology, Anthropology and Social Work, "A Revolution in Values in Immigrant Rights Advocacy." Faculty profile >>

Binod Kumar

Blog Post: Fostering a Culture of the Nonviolent Society

Posting by Binod Kumar, Research Fellow at the Human Rights Center. Read the blog >>

Natalie Hudson

Article: Women’s Power to Stop War: Lessons for the International Students Association

E-International Relations article by Natalie Florea Hudson, director of the Human Rights Studies Program. Read article >>

Rick Ghere

In Print: Rhetoric of Human Rights Advocacy: A Study of Exemplars

Book by Richard L. Ghere, Department of Political Science. Learn more >>

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