Lawyers in problematic dual role as arbitrators
Sep. 5, 2017 4:53 PM
New research from PluriCourts reveals a tight network of actors shifting between the roles of lawyer and arbitrator in investment treaty arbitration.
Do gay asylum seekers have to feel shame?
June 26, 2017 8:03 AM
Norwegian immigration authorities are on the lookout for shame, taboo and stigma when they assess the sexual orientation of asylum seekers. This practice is problematic and may violate human rights, says a researcher.
Does international criminal justice still matter?
May 29, 2017 8:22 AM
In April more than 30 people were killed by a chemical weapon attack in Syria. Despite clear evidence that serious international crimes have been committed, and despite numerous calls to hold those responsible to account, the international criminal justice system seems, at present at least, to be impotent.
Unequal access to international courts
Feb. 6, 2017 1:28 PM
People face great differences in their access to international courts. "The courts are facing several challenges to become more independent, open, and accessible to the people," says researcher.
First Postgraduate Colloquium on Frontiers of International Environmental Law
Sep. 21, 2017 9:00 AM
PluriCourts Centre of Excellence for the Study of the Legitimate Roles of the Judiciary in the Global Order in collaboration with the Faculty of Law welcome 20 young scholars working in the area of International Law and Environment to present and discuss their work in a subject-specific forum.
The Kosovo Specialist Chambers – a new model of international justice
Sep. 21, 2017 12:15 PM
ICL lunch with Dr. Fidelma Donlon, Registrar at the Kosovo Specialist Chambers.
The Role of the ECtHR in Promoting Judicial Participation in Public Debate
Sep. 26, 2017 2:00 PM
In this human rights seminar, guest researcher Petra Gyongyi compares implementation processes in Hungary and Romania.
Did the International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia Deter Atrocity?
Oct. 18, 2017 12:15 PM
PluriCourts seminar with Fulbright scholar Jacqueline McAllister.