European Union must respect Iranian people’s right to rebellion against tyranny

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The Universal Declaration of Human Rights proclaimed by the General Assembly of the United Nations on 10th December 1948 is the first pillar of the European Convention for the Protection of Human Rights and Fundamental Freedoms and therefore of the Charter of Fundamental Rights of the European Union, as incorporated in the European Union treaties […]

THE MODERN THEOCRATIC CHALLENGE TO HUMANISM

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69th anniversary of the declaration of human rights: An Australian celebration Paulo Casaca, Director of ARCHumankind, visited Australia from December the 3rd to December 11th. His stay comprised a three-day presence in Canberra, while the remaining days were spent in Sydney and Newcastle (New South Wales). 1. Contacts in Canberra December 5, 2017 – Human […]

TERRORISM REVISITED – ISLAMISM, POLITICAL VIOLENCE, STATE-SPONSORSHIP

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TERRORISM REVISITED ISLAMISM, POLITICAL VIOLENCE, STATE-SPONSORSHIP This book develops a conceptual approach to understanding the face of contemporary terrorism as manifested in the recent attacks in Mumbai and Paris. By analyzing the historical evolution of terrorism and by offering case studies on different forms of terrorism in South Asia and elsewhere, the authors shed new […]

ARCHumankind at the UN Environment Management Group Nexus Dialogue Series

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On 26-27 April 2017, Paulo Casaca represented ARCHumankind at the UN Environment Management Group Nexus Dialogue in Geneva. The UN Environment Management Group (EMG) held a series of dialogues to bring UN agencies and different stakeholders closer together in identifying further synergies to support the implementation of the environmental dimension of the 2030 Sustainable Development Agenda. […]

ARCHumankind leader of the consortium S.A.L.T.S. – Strategic Alternatives to Life Threatening Salts

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S.A.L.T.S. consortium brings together highly reputable academic departments, associations and enterprises in a variety of competences relating to public health, urbanisation, social and political science, hydrologic, agriculture, chemistry and energy, united in the aim of building ‘Strategic Alternatives to Life Threatening Salts’ (S.A.L.T.S). High salts content has a significant connection with: agricultural production in general […]

Paulo Casaca moderates panel discussion at BSIS Annual International Conference 2017

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On 6 April 2017, Paulo Casaca moderated a panel discussion entitled “Writing the textbooks in crisis situations: the Iraqi case”, in the framework of the BSIS Annual International Conference 2017, organised by the University of Kent in Brussels. This year’s conference theme was “The Disappearing State? Contested Governance in the 21st Century” and more than […]