“Rights for the 21st century? Exploring the need for “new” human rights It is the first global conference ever devoted to the exploration of the new human rights in such magnitude”

Since the end of the 20th century, human rights discourse has brought up a sizeable number of “new” human rights. There are several fundamental questions which the academia and international stakeholders have just recently started to explore regarding these “new” rights – the origins of such rights, the functions and the rhetoric of these rights…