Raoul Wallenberg Institute (RWI)

Link: https://rwi.lu.se

Methodologies: Capacity Building / Education, Research

Fields of expertise: Justice Administration and Efficiency, incl. Anti-Corruption,, Judicial and Legal Education, Including on Human Rights, Legal Ethics, Criminal Justice and Accountability, incl. Detention, Prisons and Counter-Terrorism

Types: Human Rights Centers / Institutes

Regions: Sub-Saharan Africa, Asia and Pacific, Europe and Central Asia, Middle East and North Africa, the Americas and the Caribbean

The Raoul Wallenberg Institute of Human Rights and Humanitarian Law is an independent academic institution. The Institute is named after Raoul Wallenberg, the Swedish diplomat, in order to honour his work in the cause of humanity.

The mission of the Institute is to promote universal respect for human rights and humanitarian law by means of research, academic education, dissemination and institutional development. The vision of the Institute is to be a centre of excellence in all fields of operation, contributing to the development of societies based on a human rights culture. Our core values are respect, integrity, inclusiveness and inspiration.