Two researchers from the Raoul Wallenberg Institute recently presented at and co-organised a seminar on how to understand the so called refugee crisis and what claims of crisis produces in terms of politics and public opinion.Continue readingMore Tag
A new book, “The Changing Practices of International Law,” explores the challenges of international law during a time marked by extraordinary events like Brexit, the Trump presidency, and the refugee crisis.
The book is written by RWI’s Research Director, Thomas … Continue reading » “Challenges in International Law in the Time of Trump”Continue readingMore Tag
In September of 2016, in response to the large movements of refugees and migrants around the world, the UN General Assembly held its first ever summit dedicated to this topic.
The outcome was the New York Declaration for Refugees and … Continue reading » “New Working Paper Explores Still-In-Process Global Agreement on Migration”Continue readingMore Tag
Thomas Gammeltoft-Hansen has been named Research Director at the Raoul Wallenberg Institute of Human Rights and Humanitarian Law.
Gammeltoft-Hansen, 36, who currently heads the Research Department for the Danish Institute for Human Rights, brings years of experience in the fields … Continue reading » “Gammeltoft-Hansen Named Research Director at RWI”Continue readingMore Tag