Lawful casualty or victim of a war crime?
Jan. 26, 2018 9:15 AM
International law protects fighters and civilians differently. Establishing who has been a victim of a war crime and who has been a lawful casualty of war is not always easy.
They can't be that dangerous, they're only women
Sep. 28, 2017 11:36 AM
Female foreign fighters are framed as delusional, emotionally unstable, and naïve jihadi brides in search of a husband. This narrative can be dangerous, explains Ester Strømmen at PluriCourts.
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.
CANCELLED: On Knife's Edge: Lessons from the Yugoslav Tribunal on Deterring Wartime Atrocities
May 22, 2018 2:15 PM
Human Rights Seminar with Fulbright fellow Jacqueline McAllister.
Oslo Migration Conference 2018
May 24, 2018 12:00 AM
Interdisciplinary Conference on Migration: Vulnerability, Protection, and Agency in Oslo 24-25 May 2018, under the auspices of the University of Oslo, Faculty of Law.
Disputation: Anniken Sørlie
May 28, 2018 11:15 AM
Master of Laws Anniken Sørlie at Department of Public and International Law will be defending the thesis The Right to Gender Identity. A grounded life cycle perspective for the degree of Ph.D.
The Legitimacy of the WTO Appellate Body
May 30, 2018 12:15 PM
PluriCourts Seminar with Ujal Singh Bhatia.