"1968, the fire of ideas" by Marcelo Brodsky

exhibition opening

28.09.2018, 18:00 Uhr

European Center for Constitutional and Human Rights (ECCHR)
Zossener Str. 55-58 (Staircase D), 10961 Berlin

Berlin 1968

6.00 PM Discussion: 1968 – Fearless Lawyers and the RAF Trials

Hans-Christian Ströbele (lawyer and former parliamentarian), Rupert von Plottnitz (lawyer and former state minister) and Florian Jeßberger (Universität Hamburg) in conversation with Carsten Gericke (ECCHR partner lawyer) and Wolfgang Kaleck (ECCHR General Secretary)

7.30 PM Exhibition Opening: "1968, the fire of ideas" by Marcelo Brodsky

1968 – This year sees a rise in global protests against politicians, the military and repressive power structures. In his exhibition "1968, the fire of ideas", Argentine photographer and activist Marcelo Brodsky combines archival imagery from these turbulent times. Through added elements of text and color Brodsky highlights the emotionality of the protests and the worldwide struggle for social change.

ECCHR will host this exhibition until 31 October 2018.

The discussion will take place in German.

Windhoek

Symposium – Colonial Injustice: Adressing Past Wrongs

conference

25.03.2019, 18:00 Uhr

Goethe-Institut Namibia
1–5 Fidel Castro Street, P.O.B. 12 08, Windhoek, Namibia

Due to the years of the colonial times, a special history connects Germany and Namibia. Official negotiations between Namibia and Germany have been going on since 2015, aiming for an agreement which...

Swakopmund , Windhoek

Namibia: A Week of Justice

Event Series

25.03.2019, 19:00 Uhr

Colonial Repercussions: Reflecting on the genocide against Ovaherero and Nama peoples 115 years later

The return of human remains from Germany to Namibia, the lawsuit brought before a US court by...

Swakopmund

International Law in Postcolonial Contexts

conference

27.03.2019, 12:00 Uhr

Swakopmund Hotel & Entertainment Centre
2 Theo-Ben Gurirab Street, Swakopmund, Namibia

The return of human remains from Germany to Namibia, the claim of Ovaherero and Nama representatives in front of a US court, the restitution of colonial artworks currently exhibited in museums in...

Swakopmund

The Genocide of the Ovaherero and Nama and the Case for Restorative Justice

discussion

29.03.2019, 18:00 Uhr

Swakopmund Hotel & Entertainment Centre
2 Theo-Ben Gurirab Street, Swakopmund, Namibia

The repercussions of Europe's colonial past to its postcolonial present are being discussed with increasing frequency and openness. In order to genuinely address colonial injustices a thorough process...

Nuremberg

International Summer Course: Human Rights Law in Context

summer class

22.07.2019, 10:00 Uhr

Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg
Lange Gasse 20, 90403 Nuremberg

ECCHR together with the Centre for Human Rights Erlangen-Nürnberg (CHREN) will host a Summer School on human rights law in context. The focus area will be business and human rights including topics...

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