Lecture: “The Man Question – Male Subordination and Privilege”

The Raoul Wallenberg Institute of Human Rights and Humanitarian Law and the Department of Gender Studies at Lund University have joined up to bring you a lecture on 17 May with Nancy Dowd about her book “The Man Question – Male Subordination and Privilege.” Professor Dowd is a renowned feminist legal scholar from the University of Florida and…

“Human Rights Protect the Process of Freedom”

Antoine Buyse, a professor of human rights and director of the Netherlands Institute of Human Rights (SIM) at Utrecht University, is currently a visiting professor at the Raoul Wallenberg Institute.   His special areas of expertise are the European Convention on Human Rights (about which he hosts the ECHR Blog), human rights in post-conflict situations,…

RWI-supported Researcher Publishes New Article on Khmer Rouge

Ratana Ly, who is a RWI-supported researcher at the Centre for the Study of Humanitarian Law (CSHL) at Royal University of Law and Economics, recently published an article titled “Prosecuting the Khmer Rouge: Views from the Inside”, published by the International Nuremberg Principles Academy. Ratana Ly has participated in numerous RWI initiatives, including the Institute’s…

New Publication on Privatization of Migration Management

Thomas Gammeltoft-Hansen, RWI Research Director and Professor, recently published a chapter in a new book, The Practice of Shared Responsibility in International Law.  In this new book chapter, Gammeltoft-Hansen examines the extent to which states and private actors can share responsibility for refugee law and human rights violations in the context of migration control, detention and removal.