Published Mar. 22, 2015 4:06 PM
The 11th Annual Conference of the European Society of International Law (ESIL)will take place in Oslo, Norway. The Conference will focus on the judicialization of international Law.
Published Mar. 16, 2015 3:56 PM
PluriCourts Postdoctoral Fellow Claudio Corradetti edited a book together with Nir Eiskovits (Suffolk University, Boston) and Jack Volpe Rotondi (United Way of Massachusetts Bay and Merrimack Valley): Ashgate 2014. Access the e-book.
Published Mar. 11, 2015 3:23 PM
In this MultiRights Seminar Nora Sveaass, Associate Professor at the Department of Psychology of the University of Oslo, will share some experiences from her work in the UN Committee against Torture and the UN Sub-committee on Prevention of Torture.
Published Mar. 11, 2015 10:39 AM
In this MultiRights Seminar Dr Kanstantsin Dzehtsiarou will address the question of legitimacy of the European Court of Human Rights (ECtHR or Court).
Published Mar. 6, 2015 9:20 AM
Amrei Müller, Post-Doctoral Fellow at PluriCourts, published an article entitled "Oslo – Strasbourg – back to Oslo and/or into Wider Europe? The ECtHR's Engagement with the Decisions of Norwegian Courts for Strengthening the Convention System as a Cooperative System" in the Nordic Journal of Human Rights (vol.33, issue 1, pp.11-51). Read the article.
Published Mar. 5, 2015 10:40 AM
This year's annual conference will focus on the performance of international courts, and will feature many prominent speakers.
Published Mar. 4, 2015 2:52 PM
PluriCourts and the Norwegian Centre for Human Rights welcome you to the book launch of “Promoting Peace Through International Law”, edited by Professors Cecilia Marcela Bailliet and Kjetil Mujezinovic Larsen.
Published Feb. 12, 2015 12:14 PM
Published Feb. 12, 2015 12:03 PM
In his article "Del av problemet, og del av løsningen: Den europeiske menneskerettighetsdomstolen og demokratisk selvstyre", PluriCourts director Andreas Føllesdal assesses the judicialisation process by the European Court of Human Rights. The text is part of the book Det norske demokratiet i det 21. århundre edited by Harald Baldersheim and Øyvind Østerud (Fagbokforlaget, 2014, pp. 81-90). Read the full text (in Norwegian, pdf).
Published Feb. 12, 2015 11:54 AM
Published Feb. 12, 2015 11:06 AM
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Published Feb. 11, 2015 1:13 PM
Published Feb. 11, 2015 11:11 AM
How can we ensure a comprehensive teaching of the right to peace that shows the normative basis of the right to peace as well as the potential for implementation?
This article by PluriCourts coordinator Cecilia Bailliet was published in the Santa Clara Journal of International Law, Volume 12, Issue 2 (2014). Read the acticle here.
Published Feb. 11, 2015 10:57 AM
Published Jan. 29, 2015 2:38 PM
28 and 29 January, Geir Ulfstein discussed human rights in connection to two current cases in Norway on the radio.
Published Jan. 29, 2015 11:44 AM
Professor Bailliet will explain the contemporaneous effort of NGOs to promote the crystallization of a new human right to conscientious objection at national and international levels.
Published Jan. 27, 2015 11:31 AM
In this seminar Geir Ulfstein presents a draft article where he argues that the European Court of Human Rights (ECtHR) should be seen as a constitutionalized, rather than a constitutional court for Europe.
Published Jan. 14, 2015 9:50 AM
In this seminar Postdoctoral Fellow Matthew William Saul will present his paper addressing how the processes of national parliaments feature in the European Court of Human Rights' (ECtHR's) practice of affording states a margin of appreciation.
Published Jan. 10, 2015 2:50 PM
By Stian Oby Johansen, PhD Fellow, Scandinavian Institute of Maritime Law, University of Oslo
Published Jan. 8, 2015 11:43 AM
In this MultiRights Seminar Morten Ruud will talk about the reform process that is currently underway in the follow-up of the Brighton Declaration of 2012. He will focus on the enforcement system under the European Convention on Human Rights (ECHR), its challenges and need for reform.
Published Dec. 22, 2014 12:37 PM
On 18 December 2014, the Court of Justice of the European Union found the Draft Agreement on the European Union's Accession to the ECHR to be incompatible with EU Law. In this seminar Stian Øby Johansen provides an analysis of the judgment and its consequences.
Published Dec. 16, 2014 3:00 PM
Master thesis by Elise Gedde Metz on European Court of Human Rights and Norwegian Supreme Court cases on what is considered to be sufficient reasoning in jury cases. Read the thesis.
Published Dec. 15, 2014 10:23 AM
What is the impact of international courts on domestic political and legal systems? This question and more are explored at an upcoming workshop organised by PluriCourts Coordinator Marlene Wind.
Published Dec. 5, 2014 4:21 PM