The proliferation of human rights treaties at regional and global levels may offer moral foundations for international law. However, many worry that this growth of supervisory organs is illegitimate.The MultiRights project scrutinizes such claims of legitimacy deficits, and considers reform proposals.
MultiRights is a 5-year project financed by an Advanced Grant from the European Research Council. The project was completed in May 2016.
- Kant's Legacy and the Idea of a Transitional Jus Cosmopoliticum Feb 26, 2016
- International Law and the Legitimacy of Interim Governments Jan 19, 2016
- Emotional Politics and the 'Militant Turn' of the European Court of Human Rights. Assessing Democratic Transitions Through the Case of Party Bans: The Refah Partisi Dec 14, 2015