Current Research Projects

Human rights and the dark side of globalisation

This research project explores the relationship between transnational law enforcement and international human rights law.

The role of soft law in human rights

This project traces the role of soft law across the human rights field building on a thorough analysis of relevant case studies.

The Power of Legality and the Changing Practices of International Law

This project theoretically examines the role of international law in international relations and the complex interplay between law and and politics across different issue areas.

Reforming the Refugee Regime

This project analyses current efforts to reform the refugee regime, applying an inter-disciplinary perspective linking international law, political science and economics.

Exploring new avenues to ensure refugee integration

This project explores new thinking and methods to help refugee integration and access to labour markets, and how the private sector may help improve refugee integration.