Webpages tagged with «Human Rights» - Page 4

Published Apr. 29, 2019 12:58 PM

Øyvind Stiansen from the Department of Political Science and PluriCourts will defend his PhD thesis The Politics of Compliance with International Human Rights Court Judgments.

Published Dec. 6, 2017 11:13 AM

For more than two decades, one Austrian lawyer has strategically represented cases to eliminate discrimination against lesbian, gay and bisexual (LGB) people before domestic and international courts. On 5 December 2017, the Austrian Constitutional Court decided that two persons of the same sex must be able to enter into civil marriage.

Picture of Laura Létourneau Tremblay, Martin Westergren, Runar Hilleren Lie, Nicola Strain and Emma Brandon
Published Sep. 19, 2018 3:41 PM

This semester PluriCourts welcomes five new employees - four PhD Fellows and one Postdoctoral Fellow.

Published Aug. 21, 2017 11:53 AM

Symposium by Professor Føllesdal in the International Journal of Constitutional Law Vol. 15(2)

Published Feb. 9, 2018 10:12 AM

Book edited by Nienke Grossman, Harlan Grant Cohen, Andreas Føllesdal and Geir Ulfstein, CUP, (2018)

Published Sep. 2, 2016 3:37 PM

Postdoctoral Fellow Amrei Müller's project on how judicial dialogues - how courts interact - is featured on Science Nordic. 

Harvard Memorial Hall at Harvard University.
Published Sep. 2, 2014 12:37 PM

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.

Published May 24, 2016 2:40 PM

By Stian Øby Johansen, PhD Candidate, Scandinavian Institute of Maritime Law, University of Oslo

Open book
Published Nov. 25, 2016 1:28 PM

Discussion of the article written by: Aletras, N., Tsarapatsanis, D., Preoţiuc-Pietro, D., & Lampos, V. (2016) in PeerJ Computer Science, 2.

Published Mar. 17, 2017 9:17 AM

How do national and international courts and tribunals use international judicial decisions? Many discuss this phenomenon under labels such us 'judicial dialogue', 'cross-pollination', and/or 'cross-fertilization'.

This seminar is co-organized by the Department of Private Law and PluriCourts.

Published Dec. 8, 2017 2:56 PM

The conference is the second in the workshop series "Identity on the International Bench" organized by PluriCourts.

Published July 24, 2017 9:25 AM

Approximately 22.5 million people have had to flee their homes due to natural disasters and climate change in 2008-2017. The Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung and the Centre of International Law at Belo Horizonte, Brazil, invited Professor Cecilia Bailliet to teach Latin American students about the rights of these displaced persons.

The European Union holding a club over the Norwegian Parliaments head.
Published Mar. 21, 2017 10:03 AM

Edited book by Andreas Føllesdal, Morten Ruud, and Geir Ulfstein on human rights and Norway.

Published Mar. 21, 2017 10:03 AM

Journal article by postdoctoral fellow Juan Pablo Perez-Leon Acevedo in the African Human Rights Law Journal Vol. 16. 

Published Jan. 29, 2015 2:38 PM

28 and 29 January, Geir Ulfstein discussed human rights in connection to two current cases in Norway on the radio.

Published Aug. 30, 2017 12:00 AM

At the initiative of the Norwegian Consulate General in St. Petersburg, a delegation of Russian human rights lawyers visits Oslo. Today, they will meet With human rights researchers from PluriCourts and the Norwegian Centre for Human Rights.

Published Sep. 21, 2016 3:58 PM

PluriCourts Seminar with Malcolm Langford and Siri Gloppen discussing their upcoming book on sexual and reproductive rights.

Published Dec. 17, 2013 1:35 PM

10-11 February 2014 in Paris.

Published Jan. 15, 2014 4:53 PM

More  information is available at iCourts' home page.

Published Mar. 6, 2014 3:12 PM

An international symposium will bring together scholars and human rights judges to discuss how environmental concerns can legitimately be addressed by human rights courts.

Published Aug. 14, 2014 1:44 PM

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.

Published Aug. 29, 2014 4:17 PM

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