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Right to Science

Resources on the nature and scope of the right to science

  Awareness Raising

The CHR carries out a variety of activities that raise awareness of the important connections between science, engineering, medicine, and human rights. Below are examples of our recent awareness-raising activities, including a spotlight series celebrating the 70th anniversary of the UDHR, events, and publications.



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COVID-19 and Human Rights



The Right to Science



National Academies' Resources on Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion 














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 Spotlight Series: 70th Anniversary of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights

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  World Malaria Day   World Day of Social Justice  

International Day for the Right to Truth



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  Norway conference   2019 Leopoldina Meeting   HR&Tech Square
  CHR Director Participates in Human Rights and Research Conference   CHR Director Represented at Human Rights and Scientific Education Symposium   CHR Symposium on Human Rights and Digital Technologies










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  2020 annual report cover   2019 Year in Review Report Cover   HR and Digital Tech Proceedings cover


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