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Public Event: Podiumsdiskussion "Recht und Sicherheit Global - Politische und völkerrechtliche Aspekte einer Mitgliedschaft Deutschlands im UN-Sicherheitsrat"

Montag, 4. Juni 2018, 18:15 Uhr im Senatssaal der Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin

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Public Event: "Human Rights in Crisis - Challenged human rights protection as sign of a transformation of international law?"

The discussion will take place on Saturday, 9 June 2018, from 7.30 pm to 9 pm Humboldt Universität zu Berlin, Unter den Linden 6, room 2014 A (east wing, 1st floor).

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KFG Working Paper Series: Working Paper No. 13

Working Paper No. 13, "Certiorari Through the Backdoor? - The Judgment by the European Court of Human Rights in Burmych and Others V. Ukraine in Perspective" by Geir Ulfstein and Andreas Zimmermann has been published.

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Public Event: Thomas Franck Lecture by Angelika Nußberger


On 30 November 2017, the Research Group hosted a Thomas Franck Lecture by Professor Angelika Nußberger, Vice-President of the European Court of Human Rights on the topic

“From high hopes to disillusionment? Human rights protection in Europe in an ever more hostile environment”.

Angelika Nußberger is the German judge at the European Court of Human Rights and since February 2017 Vice-President of the court. She is a professor for constitutional, international and comparative law at the University of Cologne where she is also the director of the Institute of Eastern European Law. From 2004 to 2010, she was member of the Committee of Experts on the Application of Conventions and Recommendations of the International Labour Organisation, and from 2006 to 2010 substitute member of the Venice Commission of the Council of Europe. Her areas of research include the development of the constitutional jurisdiction, the influence of public international law on the development of the law in central and Eastern Europe, international social law, and the transformation of the social security systems in the states of central and Eastern Europe.


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