In a new book on ‘Identity and Diversity on the International Bench’, Freya Baetens investigates the impact of the overrepresentation of judges from certain backgrounds on the legitimacy of international courts and tribunals.
Female foreign fighters are framed as delusional, emotionally unstable, and naïve jihadi brides in search of a husband. This narrative can be dangerous, explains Ester Strømmen at PluriCourts.
New research from PluriCourts reveals a tight network of actors shifting between the roles of lawyer and arbitrator in investment treaty arbitration.
Christina Voigt is the new chair of IUCN's World Commission on Environmental Law (WCEL): - I want the Commission to focus internationally.
Voigt will be the chair of the Commission for the next four years. She intends to harness its international role and its global reach.
New research project at PluriCourts: ‘Compliance Politics and International Investment Disputes’
PluriCourts researchers have succeeded in attracting funding from the Research Council of Norway for a four-year research project.