2017 - Page 2

Published Aug. 22, 2017 12:00 AM

PluriCourts is happy to welcome Jacqueline McAllister, Assistant Professor of Political Science at Kenyon College, as a Fulbright fellow for the academic year 2017/18. McAllister will join the international criminal law team.

Published Aug. 21, 2017 12:00 AM

PluriCourts welcomes Professor Jeffrey Kahn (Southern Methodist University), as a visiting Fulbright fellow for the 2017/18 academic year.

Published Aug. 4, 2017 9:42 AM

This summer, leading academics and practitioners have debated the relationship between human rights and democracy in Norway in the Norwegian newspaper Dagens Næringsliv.

Published July 24, 2017 9:25 AM

Approximately 22.5 million people have had to flee their homes due to natural disasters and climate change in 2008-2017. The Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung and the Centre of International Law at Belo Horizonte, Brazil, invited Professor Cecilia Bailliet to teach Latin American students about the rights of these displaced persons.

Published June 22, 2017 8:55 AM

After almost six and half years of waiting, Professor Ole Kristian Fauchald has finally received an answer to his compliant on the lack of access to information from the government. The complaint, which has made its way through national and international bodies, points to great weaknesses in the right to information in public processes.

Published June 8, 2017 10:19 AM

A small group of highly influential “power brokers” regularly combine multiple roles in investment arbitration but the controversial practice – known as “double hatting” – is not widespread within the field, researchers at the University of Oslo have found.

Published May 22, 2017 2:42 PM

Professor Erik Røsæg will join PluriCourts as a researcher for a year. 

Published May 5, 2017 11:26 AM

Cambridge Academic Books has interviewed Professor Bailliet about the recently published book "The Legitimacy of International Criminal Tribunals."

Published May 2, 2017 9:44 AM

Policy brief by research assistant Ester Strømmen on how gendered understandings are effecting judicial processes.

Stairs at the Palais des Droits de l'Homme
Published Mar. 30, 2017 10:34 AM

PluriCourts and the Council of Europe are co-organizing a brainstorming seminar in Strasbourg. It will form the starting point of an intergovernmental working group discussing which role international law plays for the use of the Convention.

Published Jan. 13, 2017 9:07 AM

June 26-30, 2017 iCourts (University of Copenhagen) and PluriCourts welcome all interested to a PhD Summer School on "International Law: Courts and Contexts" in Copenhagen. 

Published Jan. 10, 2017 3:00 PM

What is Global Governance, where is it going, and what are the greatest challenges?