Lawful casualty or victim of a war crime?
Jan. 26, 2018 9:15 AM
International law protects fighters and civilians differently. Establishing who has been a victim of a war crime and who has been a lawful casualty of war is not always easy.
They can't be that dangerous, they're only women
Sep. 28, 2017 11:36 AM
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.
Lawyers in problematic dual role as arbitrators
Sep. 5, 2017 4:53 PM
New research from PluriCourts reveals a tight network of actors shifting between the roles of lawyer and arbitrator in investment treaty arbitration.
Do gay asylum seekers have to feel shame?
June 26, 2017 8:03 AM
Norwegian immigration authorities are on the lookout for shame, taboo and stigma when they assess the sexual orientation of asylum seekers. This practice is problematic and may violate human rights, says a researcher.
- International political and legal theory seminar Sep. 24, 2019 9:00 AM
- Power and Authority in International Courts Sep. 25, 2019 12:15 PM
- Political science reading group Oct. 1, 2019 3:00 PM
Oct. 7, 2019 9:00 AM
Ryssdalseminaret er en årlig begivenhet som primært er rettet mot norske dommere, og omhandler ulike temaer innenfor internasjonale domstoler og norsk rett.