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Published Sep. 22, 2015 1:11 PM

By Cecilia M. Bailliet, Coordinator/Professor, PluriCourts

Published Sep. 17, 2015 8:25 AM

Special issue of the Journal of Human Rights and the Environment, edited by PluriCourts coordinator Christina Voigt and Evadne Grant (University of the West of England). Access the special issue (JHRE, Volume 6 (2015), Issue 2).

Published Sep. 14, 2015 4:05 PM

Book edited by Marjan Ajevski. The book was originally published as a special issue of the Nordic Journal of Human Rights, edited when Ajevski was a MultiRights Postdoctoral Fellow. Access the book.

Published Sep. 7, 2015 9:21 AM

Three guests will contribute to our larger projects this week: Oran Young (University of California), Jeffrey Dunoff (Temple University) and Erik Voeten (Georgetown University).

Published Aug. 24, 2015 9:18 AM

Professor Alec Stone Sweet (Yale Law School) will be at PluriCourts this week to participate in several seminars and workshops.

Published Aug. 19, 2015 9:56 AM

This book project will bring together some 25 scholars from multiple disciplines who are conducting empirical research in the field of investment treaty arbitration. A writers' workshop takes place in Oslo 27-28 August 2015 in order to consider 15 draft contributions. The plan is to finalize the book for publication during the first semester of 2016.

Lofoten. Mountain and sea
Published June 19, 2015 4:39 PM

PluriCourts, will host the 14th Annual Colloquium of the IUCN Academy of Environmental Law, 20-24 June 2016. The theme of the Colloquium is "The Environment in Court - Environmental protection in national and international courts, tribunals, and compliance mechanisms". 

Published June 18, 2015 4:03 PM

in this article, PluriCourts director Geir Ulfstein focuses on other international instruments as an argument for dynamic (evolutive) interpretation of the European Convention on Human Rights (ECHR). Read the article (SSRN).

Published June 15, 2015 3:41 PM

"The states parties must have intended that the Convention should serve its purpose of protecting human rights under changing circumstances and developments in societal values", PluriCourts director Geir Ulfstein said at a conference organised by the European Court of Human Rights. View the video (starting at 02:30) or read the text of the presentation (SSRN).

Published May 29, 2015 2:33 PM

Book edited by PluriCourts co-directors  Geir Ulfstein and Andreas Føllesdal, Nienke Grossmann and Harlan Cohen. The book will be published by Cambridge University Press.

Published May 27, 2015 1:46 PM

 Jonas Tallberg, Thomas Sommerer and Theresa Squatrito have a forthcoming article to be published in the Review of International Organizations (2015). Read the article on the Review of International Organization's website or on SSRN.

Published May 26, 2015 10:07 AM

Article by PluriCourts co-director Andreas Føllesdal, published in Ratio Juris Volume 28 no. 2, 2015: 242-51. Read the article here.

Published May 22, 2015 9:58 AM

Postdoctoral research fellow Daniel Behn has recently published an article entitled 'Legitimacy, Evolution, and Growth in Investment Treaty Arbitration: Empirically Evaluating the State of the Art' in Georgetown Journal of International Law (vol.46, no.2, 2015).

Published May 4, 2015 11:37 AM

This workshop will bring together some 25 scholars from multiple disciplines who are conducting empirical research in the field of investment treaty arbitration.

Investment and the Environment
Published Apr. 30, 2015 2:49 PM

Most of the discourse and analysis on this topic has focused on issues of fragmentation, conflict, and the balancing of obligations between legal regimes.  But can International Investment Law and Environmental Law be supportive and mutually complementary?

Published Apr. 28, 2015 10:31 AM

Book chapter by PluriCourts co-director Andreas Føllesdal, published in Democratic Politics in a European Union under Stress, eds. Olaf Cramme and Sara B. Hobolt. Oxford: Oxford University Press. 2014,199 -216. Read the chapter here (pdf).

Published Apr. 28, 2015 10:09 AM

New book chapter by PluriCourts co-director Andreas Føllesdal, to be published in European Public Spheres: Politics is Back (Ed. Thomas Risse, Cambridge University Press 2015, pp. 247-262). Read the chapter here (SSRN).

Published Apr. 22, 2015 4:25 PM

The Fulbright Program offers grants to U.S. researchers wishing to conduct research at PluriCourts. Scholars in law, philosophy and political science holding a PhD degree are eligible to apply.

Published Apr. 15, 2015 2:57 PM

PluriCourts invites scholars to apply for visiting research fellowship at PluriCourts throughout the year (with an exemption for the holiday period (1 July – 15 August) .

The duration of the contracts is 3 – 12 months. The candidate must hold a doctoral degree in political science, philosophy or law.

Published Mar. 24, 2015 4:52 PM

Professor Cecilia M. Bailliet has recently published an article entitled "National Case Law as a Generator of International Refugee Law: Rectifying an Imbalance within the UNHCR Guidelines on International Protection". Read the article in the Emory International Law Review.

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.

Professor Allen Buchanan
Published Mar. 11, 2015 9:12 AM

Professor Allen Buchanan of Duke University will hold the Annual Lecture on May 21.

Professorboligen
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.

Universitat Pompeu Fabra, Campus del Mar.
Published Feb. 17, 2015 12:33 PM

Should international courts and tribunals enjoy the authority they currently do, or claim? PluriCourts is organising a workshop in Barcelona on the normative legitimacy of international courts.

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.