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.
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.
The Construction of Trans-Regional Human Rights: IACtHR and ECtHR
Nov. 22, 2017 12:15 PM
PluriCourts seminar with Professor Wayne Sandholtz
Judicial Protectors of the Scandinavian Welfare State?
Nov. 27, 2017 4:00 PM
Political science seminar with Jon Kåre Skiple (University of Bergen).
The Relationship Between the ECtHR and the Russian Constitutional Court: Conflicting Conceptions of Sovereignty
Nov. 28, 2017 2:00 PM
Human Rights seminar with Fulbright fellow professor Jeffrey Kahn.
Engagement between International Trade and Investment Adjudicators
Nov. 29, 2017 12:15 PM
PluriCourts seminar with postdoctoral fellow Michelle Zang