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 workshop by MultiRights scholar Matthew Saul took place in Oslo on 12-13 March 2015.
The MultiRights Annual Conference under the auspices of the Council of Europe brought together scholars, European and domestic judges, governmental experts and representatives of the civil society.
It took place in Oslo on 7-8 April 2014.
- The Margin of Appreciation Revisited – Some Reflections from the MultiRights Workshop Jun 16, 2015 05:01 PM
- Russian Constitutional Court refers to the “polluter-pays” principle and reduces liability by the costs for effective mitigation Jun 3, 2015 01:22 PM
- The EU’s lack of shared interests will continue to inhibit the creation of genuine democratic culture Jan 12, 2015 03:05 PM