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The Centre of Governance and Human Rights draws together experts, practitioners and policymakers from Cambridge University and far beyond to think critically and innovatively about pressing governance and human rights issues throughout the world. CGHR organises a range of research seminars and public events throughout the year, tied to our emerging research priorities. Many are recorded and accessible from SMS or our website.

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The Centre of Governance and Human Rights draws together experts, practitioners and policymakers from Cambridge University and far beyond to think critically and innovatively about pressing governance and human rights issues throughout the world. CGHR organises a range of research seminars and public events throughout the year, tied to our emerging research priorities. Many are recorded and accessible from SMS or our website.

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    Researcher Spotlights

    Researcher Spotlights

    This interview with Dr Graham Denyer Willis marks the first of the GCHR's Researcher Spotlights series. These videos focus on various academics at the University of Cambridge whose research relates to governance and or human rights topics.

    • 7 min
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    Citizen Media Research and Verification: An Analytical Framework for Human Rights

    Citizen Media Research and Verification: An Analytical Framework for Human Rights

    Launch of a report, Citizen Media Research and Verification: An Analytical Framework for Human Rights Practitioners,’ by Christoph Koettl, Senior analyst at Amnesty International. The first in a new CGHR Practitioner Paper Series on ‘Human Rights in the Digital Age.’

    • 54 min
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    CGHR's First Five Years: Research Themes

    CGHR's First Five Years: Research Themes

    A brief introduction to CGHR's research themes, by theme leads Dr Ella McPherson (Human Rights in the Digital Age), Dr Thomas Probert (The Right to Life), Dr Devon Curtis (Violence, Conflict and Peacebuilding) and Dr Sharath Srinivasan (Politics, Digital Technologies and the Media).

    • 31 min
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    'Valuing Voices in the Digital Age': Dr Sharath Srinivasan, Director, CGHR

    'Valuing Voices in the Digital Age': Dr Sharath Srinivasan, Director, CGHR

    A short talk by CGHR Director Dr Sharath Srinivasan delivered at an event held in May 2015 to celebrate the Centre's first 5 years.

    • 26 min
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    Africa's Voices Launch: Dr Claudia Abreu Lopes, Head of Research and Development / Dr Sharath Srinivasan, Co-Founder & Director, Africa's Voices

    Africa's Voices Launch: Dr Claudia Abreu Lopes, Head of Research and Development / Dr Sharath Srinivasan, Co-Founder & Director, Africa's Voices

    Head of Research and Development Dr Claudia Abreu Lopes introduces the work of Africa's Voices Foundation, a non-profit organisation spun out of CGHR research, at an event held in May 2015 to celebrate the Centre's first 5 years .

    • 18 min
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    Politics, Digital Technologies and the Media, Dr Sharath Srinivasan, Director, CGHR

    Politics, Digital Technologies and the Media, Dr Sharath Srinivasan, Director, CGHR

    Director Dr Sharath Srinivasan describes CGHR's work under the research theme Politics, Digital Technologies and the Media, at an event in May 2015 to celebrate the Centre's first 5 years in May 2015.

    • 8 min

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