About Human Rights and Equity Studies

Are you interested in Human Rights Human Rights and Equity Studies?

We focus on a range of issues, including:

  • Women’s and children’s rights
  • International social and economic justice and workers’ rights
  • Human rights interventions relating to victims of war and torture
  • Health and Equity
  • The globalization of crime, victimization and trafficked persons
  • language and linguistic rights
  • Critical theory of human rights within social, legal and political thought

Contact the Department of Equity Studies for more information at desq@yorku.ca

We welcome the chance to talk with you about our program!