Nettsider med emneord «Human rights» - Side 12

Courtroom with judges
Publisert 16. des. 2014 15:00

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.

The International Court of Justice
Publisert 15. des. 2014 10:23

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.

Publisert 5. des. 2014 14:28

On 27 October PluriCouts organized a memorial seminar in honour of the first, and so far only, Norwegian President of the European Court of Human Rights.  Tore Schei and Paul Mahoney were two of the distinguished speakers at the seminar. You can read their contributions here.

Publisert 4. des. 2014 16:26

The Centre of Excellence for International Courts (iCourts) and PluriCourts are hosting a high-level summer school for PhD students working on international law and with a special interest in interdisciplinary studies of international law and its social and political context.

We particularly welcome students and scholars who are writing up a PhD thesis that involves an interdisciplinary study of one or more international courts.

Publisert 11. nov. 2014 12:42

What motivates states to ratify international human rights treaties remains an unanswered question in political science. In this seminar Hubert Smekal and Janovský Jozef provide for a new systematic examination of the commitment practices in two post-communist countries: the Czech Republic and Slovakia.

Publisert 5. nov. 2014 11:19

In this seminar Johan Karlsson Schaffer offers a different political-practical conception of human rights. He assumes that human rights are chiefly enforced and implemented through domestic, rather than international political action. This is because they empower individuals and groups to challenge governmental authority.

Publisert 4. nov. 2014 09:35

In this seminar Claudio Corradetti will contribute to the debate on the fragmentation of international Law and further his ideas on cosmopolitanism through courts.

Publisert 15. okt. 2014 09:42
Publisert 2. okt. 2014 10:48

This conference will address key aspects of the possible swing-back effect from judicial dialogues to the international legal order.

Publisert 24. sep. 2014 13:15

By Laura Letourneau-Tremblay, Research Assistant, PluriCourts

Publisert 11. sep. 2014 12:43

This colloquium will bring together judges and academics to discuss lessons learned concerning the role of the judiciary in protecting constitutionalism and human rights.

Harvard Memorial Hall at Harvard University.
Publisert 2. sep. 2014 12:37

How and why do domestic actors use international Courts to advance or restrain sexual and reproductive rights? How can we study the phenomenon of legal mobilisation on a global, regional and national basis? These and other questions will be discussed at a two-day workshop in Boston.

Publisert 1. sep. 2014 11:50

PluriCourts, together with University of Copenhagen Centre of Excellence for International Courts – iCourts, is organizing a combined workshop and PhD course on the Legitimacy of International Courts and Tribunals.

Publisert 29. aug. 2014 16:17

PluriCourts Coordinator Marlene Wind organises a two-day Conference at the Danish centre of excellence iCourts in Copenhagen.

Flags of EU member states.
Publisert 29. aug. 2014 15:32

In this article, PluriCourts Director Andreas Føllesdal discusses what the foundations for a shared European Identity should be.

Publisert 22. aug. 2014 15:39

At the seminar  Andreas Føllesdal presents his paper looking at how elements of the ECtHR and its practices actually contribute to ‘transitional justice’ – helping to move states toward more stable and just legal and political order.

Publisert 22. aug. 2014 15:32

Matthew Saul will present a paper that addresses how the processes of national parliaments feature in the practice of the ECtHR.

Publisert 22. aug. 2014 14:52
Publisert 14. aug. 2014 13:44

In the late 1940s and early 1950s, Norwegian politicians and civil servants regarded human rights as norms that could form the basis of inter-state legal obligations, but not as rules that were to be enforced by a supranational court.

Publisert 14. aug. 2014 13:42

To honor the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the Center for International and Comparative Law (CICL), the University of Baltimore School of Law, in conjunction with PluriCourts, will bring together renowned scholars for a symposium on legitimacy and international courts.

Publisert 13. aug. 2014 11:16

In this new book in the Cambridge Studies in International and Comparative Law series, MultiRights postdoctoral fellow Matthew Saul examines the international legal framework which regulates popular governance of post-conflict reconstruction.

Publisert 19. juni 2014 14:47

In this article, PluriCourts director Andreas Føllesdal  discusses different conceptions of subsidiarity. He argues that instead of one principle of subsidiarity, there are different conceptions with varying institutional implications.

Publisert 28. mai 2014 09:08

By Stian Oby Johansen, PhD Fellow, Scandinavian Institute of Maritime Law, University of Oslo