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Human Rights Center

A Vision For Change

Charting the Frontiers of Research and Advocacy

Our Center creates a positive change through research, education and dialogue. At the heart of a global human rights community, we are committed to bridging the gap between theory and practice, between scholars and practitioners.

2021 Romero Human Rights Award

This award honors an individual or organization whose work has contributed significantly to the alleviation of human suffering and injustice.

Traffic Talk

An informal, online, guided discussion series about important and timely issues related to human trafficking, hosted by Abolition Ohio.

25th Anniversary of the Dayton Peace Accords

In December, the City of Dayton and Human Rights Center sponsored a two-day dialogue resulting in a high-level policy proposal to the Biden administration about the future of the relationship between the United States and Bosnia-Herzegovina.

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Ethical Shopping Guide

Looking to be a more conscious consumer in our modern shopping industry dominated by online consumption? This guide offers insights on shopping sustainably and locally for fashion, groceries, electronics, household goods, and more.

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UN human rights recommendations key to US post-election era


Educating the next generation of human rights practitioners


Innovation Labs and the future of human rights practice

Human Rights 01.07.21
US Capitol Assault Demands Recommitment to Human Rights, Rule of Law and Democracy

In our statement on the events at US Capitol on January 6th, 2021, we reflect on our foundational commitment to human rights as part of a Catholic, Marianist institution in the great state of Ohio, US.

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Let's Talk Human Rights