Webpages tagged with «Human Rights» - Page 5

Published Jan. 8, 2016 8:30 AM

By Laura Létourneau-Tremblay, Researcher, MultiRights/PluriCourts

Published Jan. 7, 2016 9:43 AM

By Matthew Saul, Post-Doctoral Research Fellow, MultiRights/PluriCourts

Published Dec. 14, 2015 1:26 PM

In this article, Postdoctoral Fellow Claudio Corradetti assesses the relation between Democracy and human rights in situations of democratic transitions. Read the full paper (SSRN).

Published Dec. 14, 2015 9:40 AM

By Ramute Remezaite, PhD Candidate, School of Law, Middlesex University

Published Dec. 4, 2015 3:19 PM

PluriCourts co-director Andreas Føllesdal wrote the foreword to Marjan Ajevski's (ed.) Fragmentation in international human rights law: Beyond conflict of laws. London Routledge. 2015. Read the chapter (SSRN).

Published Dec. 4, 2015 3:05 PM

This chapter by PluriCourts co-director Andreas Føllesdal will appear in Shifting Centres of Gravity in Human Rights Protection: Rethinking Relations between the ECHR, EU, and National Legal Orders (eds. Oddný Mjöll Arnardóttir and Antoine Buyse). London: Routledge 2016. Read the chapter (SSRN).

Published Dec. 4, 2015 10:41 AM

Is fragmentation a threat to international law? In their book, Professor Mads Andenæs and Dr Eirik Bjørge (eds.) contend that the fragmentation of international law is far exceeded by its convergence. Discussants at the book launch will be Professor Inger Johanne Sand and PhD Candidate Sondre Torp Helmersen.

Published Nov. 25, 2015 8:28 AM

By Alice Panepinto, Research Fellow, Centre for Human Rights in Practice, Warwick University, UK

The European Court of Human Rights
Published Nov. 18, 2015 5:04 PM

The concluding conference of the MultiRights project will focus on analyzing and comparing the reform processes of the UN treaty bodies and of the European Court of Human Rights (ECtHR) aiming at finding mutual learning experiences.

Published Nov. 13, 2015 1:10 PM

By Tori Loven Kirkebø, Research Assistant, PluriCourts

Published Nov. 4, 2015 11:18 AM

In the preceding years, the Norwegian Supreme Court has marked itself as an active protector of individual rights. The topic for Morten Kinander's presentation is the development of the Supreme Court's activism in respect to individual rights, its legal foundations and the consequences for Norwegian constitutional law.

 

Published Oct. 30, 2015 1:23 PM

By Ed Bates, University of Leicester

Published Oct. 26, 2015 7:40 AM

In this MultiRights seminar, researcher Nino Tsereteli will talk about recent efforts of the European Court of Human Rights (ECtHR) to trigger and facilitate parliamentary engagement in solving structural problems identified in its judgments.

Published Oct. 23, 2015 4:27 PM

Stian Øby Johansen, who is writing a PhD thesis on the accountability mechanisms of international organizations, invites MultiRights researchers and other interested persons to a brainstorming seminar. The topic to be discussed is the choice of elements that should be looked at when appraising the accountability mechanisms of IOs.

Published Oct. 23, 2015 1:32 PM

This article by Postdoctoral Fellow Matthew Saul was published in the Human Rights Law Review. Read the article.

Published Oct. 22, 2015 10:37 AM

By Phillipe Sands, Professor of Law and Director of the Centre on International Courts and Tribunals at University College London

Published Oct. 21, 2015 2:49 PM

Special issue edited by Postdoctoral Fellow Claudio Corradetti and Basak Cali (Koç University), to appear in the German Law Journal.

Published Oct. 21, 2015 11:12 AM

In this International Law Lunch, Associate Professor Gentian Zyberi will be giving a presentation on this topic, based on work-in-progress to take the form of an article.

Published Oct. 21, 2015 10:57 AM

In this MultiRights seminar, Postdoctoral Fellow Claudio Corradetti will present his article that is part of a special issue on "Legal Cosmopolitanism and the Courts", edited by Corradetti, in Transnational Legal Theory.

Published Oct. 12, 2015 1:19 PM

This book edited by Professor Mads Andenæs and Dr Eirik Bjørge was published by Cambridge University Press (CUP, 2015). It is the first book of the PluriCourts series on International Courts and Tribunals with CUP. View the description on the CUP website.

Published Oct. 7, 2015 3:10 PM

MultiRights Postdoctoral Fellow Matthew Saul presents his ongoing research on the impact of international human rights courts and tribunals on domestic Parliaments.

Published Oct. 2, 2015 2:05 PM

The 11th Annual Conference of the European Society of International Law (ESIL) was hosted by PluriCourts on 10-12 September 2015. A selection of the best papers presented at the conference will be published in an anthology edited by PluriCourts Directors Geir Ulfstein and Andreas Føllesdal.

Published Oct. 2, 2015 1:58 PM

Book or special issue edited by PluriCourts Directors Geir Ulfstein and Andreas Føllesdal and David Kosar (Masaryk University).

Published Sep. 30, 2015 7:48 AM

Michael Reiertsen is a Phd research fellow at the Department of Public and International Law, UiO. He is writing a Phd thesis with the working title “The ECHR Article 13 – Past, Present and Future”.

Published Sep. 27, 2015 12:00 AM

Professor James Nickel (University of Miami) visits PluriCourts on 28 September - 2 October 2015. He is one of five permanent PluriCourts Research Fellows and contributes substantively to the research under the MultiRights project.