Human Rights and Drug Policy Workshop in Hong Kong (Fully Funded)

Application Deadline – August 1, 2017

Interested applicant are invited to apply for the Human Rights and Drug Policy Workshop. The program will be taken place at the Centre for Criminology at the University of Hong Kong. Workshop will focus on the relationship between human rights, public health, and drug policy as well as the gap between these principles and practice in the implementation of drug policies in Asia.

Eligibility Criteria

The following are encouraged to apply:

  • government staff working on drug policy and health
  • individuals from civil society working in public health, human rights, development, journalism, law, public policy, etc., with an interest in drug policy
  • researchers and junior faculty

While priority is given to those working on drug policy, no prior knowledge of human rights or drug policy is required to apply.

All finalists are eligible to receive full scholarship support including travel, accommodation (shared double rooms), and meals.

Individuals from countries in East Asia and Southeast Asia are encouraged to apply.

Guidelines

  • Complete the application form and send to Ms. Leona Li at crimctr@hku.hk along with a curriculum vitae.
  • On the last page of the application, applicants should provide a personal statement that answers why the workshop is relevant to their current activities and what they expect to get out of the workshop.

Application Deadline – August 1, 2017

 

For more information please click here.

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