Webpages tagged with «Human Rights»

Published Jan. 22, 2018 10:15 AM

On 17 and 18 May 2018, the second conference in the Identity on the International Bench Series is taking place in The Hague, organized by the PluriCourts Centre of Excellence, Oslo University.

Published Jan. 15, 2018 2:57 PM

On January 9th 2018, the Inter-American Court of Human Rights (IACtHR) released an Advisory Opinion, requested by Costa Rica in 2016, recognizing important features of the right to gender identity and non-discrimination against same-sex couples.

Published Dec. 18, 2017 4:52 PM

PluriCourts invites contributions for its upcoming workshop Responding to Legitimacy Challenges: Opportunities and Choices for the European Court of Human Rights, 21 September 2018 at the European Court of Human Rights. The submission deadline is 15 February 2018.

Published Dec. 8, 2017 2:56 PM

The conference is the second in the workshop series "Identity on the International Bench" organized by PluriCourts.

Published Dec. 6, 2017 11:13 AM

For more than two decades, one Austrian lawyer has strategically represented cases to eliminate discrimination against lesbian, gay and bisexual (LGB) people before domestic and international courts. On 5 December 2017, the Austrian Constitutional Court decided that two persons of the same sex must be able to enter into civil marriage.

Published Dec. 1, 2017 9:33 AM

Chapter by PluriCourts director Andreas Føllesdal in Moral and Political Conceptions of Human Rights: Implications for Theory and Practice, book edited by R. Maliks & J. S. Karlsson (CUP) 77-96

Published Dec. 1, 2017 9:20 AM

Article by PluriCourts director Andreas Føllesdal in Maastricht Journal of European and Comparative Law 24 (4): 484-510.

Published Nov. 30, 2017 11:16 AM

PluriCourts researchers have succeeded in attracting funding from the Research Council of Norway for two four-year research projects.

Published Nov. 30, 2017 9:19 AM

PluriCourts directors, Andreas Føllesdal and Geir Ulfstein,  comment on Muslim countries and the universality of human rights in the Norwegian newspaper Aftenposten.

Published Nov. 22, 2017 10:54 AM

PhD candidate Øyvind Stiansen investigates the implementation of judgments of the European Court of Human Rights (ECtHR) and the Inter-American Court of Human Rights (IACtHR).

Published Nov. 15, 2017 11:36 AM

Monograph by professor Freya Baetens (forthcoming).

Published Nov. 13, 2017 9:55 AM

PluriCourts seminar with Professor Wayne Sandholtz

Published Nov. 9, 2017 11:49 AM

Human Rights Seminar with Ph.D. candidate Øyvind Stiansen.

Published Nov. 2, 2017 3:48 PM

Book project edited by Freya Baetens (forthcoming, 2018)

Published Oct. 30, 2017 2:01 PM

Forthcoming book project edited by Andreas Føllesdal and Daniel Naurin

Published Oct. 30, 2017 12:42 PM

PluriCourts Director Andreas Føllesdal edited a panel of papers included in the International Journal of Constitutional Law, Vol 15, Issue 2, April 2017. Access the panel papers.

Published Oct. 30, 2017 11:56 AM

Article by Leiry Cornejo Chavez (European University Institute) in the International Journal of Constitutional Law, Vol 15, Issue 2 (2017). Read the article.

Published Oct. 16, 2017 3:09 PM

Anthology edited by researcher Matthew Saul and PluriCourts co-Directors Andreas Føllesdal and Geir Ulfstein (Cambridge University Press). Access the book.

Published Oct. 16, 2017 12:59 PM

PluriCourts invites to the book launch of "The International Human Rights Judiciary and National Parliaments: Europe and Beyond", edited by Matthew Saul, Andreas Føllesdal and Geir Ulfstein (CUP, 2017).

Published Oct. 13, 2017 3:19 PM

Fulbright scholar Jeffrey Kahn and Associate Professor Geir Flikke hold a PhD seminar focusing on the conditions for Russian human rights activists and the relationship of Russia to the European Courts.