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Human Rights April 08, 2019
The Rise of Caring Capitalism in the Humanitarian Space

As part of the International Studies Association Annual Convention 2019, Alexandra Budabin helped organize two panels on behalf of the Commodifying Compassion: Implications of turning people and humanitarian causes into marketable things. 

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Human Rights April 03, 2019
Teach In: White Supremacy and Hate
A Teach-in about White Supremacy from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. April 9 in the Kennedy Union Torch Lounge where UD faculty and staff will share information about historical and contemporary white supremacy and hate movements, including in Ohio.
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Human Rights March 20, 2019
Buyer’s Remorse: City To Begin Publicizing Names Of Individuals Who Purchase Sex

To fight prostitution in the Dayton area, the city announced the “Buyer’s Remorse” campaign on Jan. 11, which aims to break the cycle of supply and demand that fuels the sex industry.

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Human Rights March 06, 2019
2019 Social Practice of Human Rights Conference

The Human Rights Center will host its 4th biennial conference the Social Practice of Human Rights Conference SPHR19 on October 1-4, 2019. 

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Human Rights February 27, 2019
Business and Human Rights Internship in New York City

The Human Rights Center and the Business & Human Rights Resource Centre are seeking an enthusiastic, reliable, well-organized individual to support its work to advance human rights in business, with a particular focus on North America and technology and human rights.

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Human Rights February 25, 2019
Post Doc Fellowship
The Human Rights Center is hiring a postdoctoral fellow to conduct research on transitional justice and advocacy relating to the US-Vietnam War.
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Human Rights February 11, 2019
Call for Researchers: Global Study on Domestic Impact of Human Rights Treaties
The Human Rights Center at the University of Dayton is seeking collaborators to conduct research on the impact of the UN human rights treaty system on the domestic level in the United States.
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Human Rights February 06, 2019
Scaling Education for the SDGs: UD at the Geneva Trialogue
The Human Rights Center represented University of Dayton at the Geneva Trialogue: Scaling Education for the SDGs on January 21, 2019 in Geneva, Switzerland.
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Human Rights January 16, 2019
Indian bill to ‘protect’ trafficking victims will make sex workers less safe
Hoping to protect women from sexual exploitation, Indian lawmakers are pushing a bill that amends the criminal code to harden legal and financial penalties for sex trafficking. This article was originally published on The Conversation. 
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Human Rights December 23, 2018
Fall 2018 Highlights
2018 has been a year of celebrating human rights research, advocacy and education at the University of Dayton.
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