It is with great sadness that we record the death of Katarina Tomaševski on 4 October Katarina was a member of this Review’s Editorial. Reading this Report will make you angry. It reveals how ill fares the right to education today. Globally, it is denied despite pretty United Nations’ rhetoric on. Human rights – to research and advocate its frontlines and to teach its contents from theory to practice – was at the core of Katarina Tomaševski’s being. This set .

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I read with interest a letter by one Dave Email alerts New issue alert. She was always willing to lend a listening ear and share her wealth of experience and expertise in toamsevski rights scholarship with a new and sometimes clueless researcher.

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Thereafter she combined human rights campaigning, non-governmental organisation tomasevdki and consultancy work with university teaching, all performed with great distinction. They sit on my office shelf – a reminder of the inspiration that Katarina provided and continues to provide for me. Privacy Overview This website uses cookies so that we can provide you with the best user experience possible. You do not currently have access to this article.

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I am teaching an undergraduate course on “Human Rights” this term and last week the topic was “Universalism vs.

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Don’t have an account? You can find out more about which cookies we are using or switch them off in settings. Katarina was tomaseveki avid collector of ornamental turtles which she collected over the years from around the world during her travels. A bullied “one-armed youngster” drafted a world-changing document Purchase Subscription prices and ordering Short-term Access To purchase short term access, please sign in to your Oxford Academic account above.

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Our mutual friend Mark Gibney had introduced me to her. The Need for Vigilance. Katarina was born in Yugoslavia in and studied law at the Tomasevzki of Zagreb and at Harvard University.

She often invited me and Hashil to her apartment in Copenhagen treating us to her delicious cooking. Receive exclusive offers and updates from Oxford Academic.