Puja Kapai at the UN Forum on Minority Issues 2019

WSRC Convenor Puja Kapai was invited by the United Nations Special Rapporteur on Minority Rights, Dr Fernand de Varennes, to present her research at the United Nations Forum on Minority Issues 2019 in Geneva, Switzerland. As part of the proceedings chaired by Anastasia Crickley, former Chair of the UN Committee on the Convention for the […]

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WSRC Blog: ‘Extradition as a “Women’s Issue”‘ by Gina Marchetti

By Prof Gina Marchetti (Department of Comparative Literature, School of Humanities) In this blog post, Professor Gina Marchetti looks at the anti-extradition bill protests from February to October and the ‘women’s issues’ they raise from a feminist perspective. Extradition as a “Women’s Issue”: Notes Towards a Feminist Critique of the 2019 Hong Kong Anti-ELAB Protests […]

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WSRC Convenor awarded American Chamber of Commerce Women of Influence Professional of the Year Award 2019

Congratulations to WSRC Convenor Puja Kapai, who was awarded the American Chamber of Commerce (AmCham) Women of Influence (WoI) Professional of the Year Award 2019! The WoI Conference is one of the most established women’s symposiums in the Asia Pacific region. The theme of the Conference this year is on perseverance, risk-taking, and leadership from […]

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