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Centre Address to the European Parliament on the Future of Sport and Human Rights

20th November 2018

At the European Parliament Sub-Committee on Human Rights on 19th November 2018, IHRB's Alison Biscoe outlined the work and planned progress of the Centre for Sport and Human Rights. Part of its session: 'Exchange of views on sports and human rights in the context of large sporting...

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IPC Joins Advisory Council of Centre for Sport and Human Rights

1st October 2018

The International Paralympic Committee (IPC) has strengthened its commitment to human rights by accepting an invitation to join the Advisory Council of the Centre for Sport and Human Rights.The Centre works towards a vision of a world of sport that fully respects human rights by sharing knowledge, building...

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Centre for Sport and Human Rights Seeks First Chief Executive

13th September 2018

The Centre for Sport and Human Rights, hosted by IHRB, has launched a recruitment process for a Chief Executive. Chaired by Mary Robinson, the Centre was launched in Geneva in June 2018 and works towards a world of sport that fully respects human rights by sharing knowledge, building capacity,...

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Launch of the Centre for Sport and Human Rights

26th June 2018

Today, a first of its kind centre to foster respect for human rights in the world of sport was launched in Geneva.The new Centre for Sport and Human Rights has been under development  over the past two and half years by a diverse coalition including FIFA, the International...

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HRC Session on Hosting Mega Sport events: Strengthening the Respect for Human Rights

27th February 2018

At the 37th session of the Human Rights Council, John Morrison of IHRB chaired a side event entitled “Hosting Mega Sport events: Strengthening the Respect for Human Rights”. The session, co-hosted by the Qatari and Japanese Permanent Missions to the UN Office in Geneva,...

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