Watch our videos
Here are a selection of videos from our Human Rights Centre.
You can browse all our videos
on our Vimeo channel.
Universal Declaration of Human Rights
In this video, students and staff talk about our annual chalking of the steps with
the Universal Declaration of Human Rights.
Students Speak: Studying human Rights at Essex
In this video, students tells us about their experience of studying human rights at
Essex and why it is so unique.
Our Human Rights Centre
In this video, released to mark International Human Rights Day, we hear from some of
the Human Rights Centre’s most notable human rights practitioners, exploring what makes it a
world-leading institution, relied upon for its expertise by international organisations including the UN.
Our world-renowned Centre offers one of the only dedicated undergraduate human rights courses in the UK. You will gain a comprehensive interdisciplinary
understanding of human rights and their practical application.
We have some of the longest running Masters courses in Europe, offering a first-class education in the intellectual foundations of human rights and its
application within a complex global environment.
Our PhD programme draws upon the expertise of over 80 Human Rights Centre members from a multitude of different academic disciplines and
areas of human rights interest.
Our ground-breaking research clusters address issues from children and armed conflict, freedom of expression,
and indigenous peoples to trafficking and prisoners' rights. Our clusters reflect our world-class reputation for human rights research and practice.