Charlie Gard: Children’s Rights and Parent’s Responsibilities

Charlie Gard: Children’s Rights and Parent’s Responsibilities

The tragic death of Charlie Gard brings to an end the stream of litigation that surrounded his short life. His ...
The Kenyan Election: An Insight into the Effectiveness of Constitutional Guarantees

The Kenyan Election: An Insight into the Effectiveness of Constitutional Guarantees

Kenya held its general elections two days ago, after a period of aggressive political campaigning. This election, ...
Visiting Fellowships in Comparative Constitutional Law

Visiting Fellowships in Comparative Constitutional Law

The Laureate Program in Constitutional Law, led by Professor Adrienne Stone, ARC Kathleen Fitzpatrick Australian ...
Secret Ballot: Vote of No Confidence in South African President Narrowly Defeated

Secret Ballot: Vote of No Confidence in South African President Narrowly Defeated

In an earlier blog post, I discussed the decision of the Constitutional Court regarding the process to be followed ...
Contemporary South Asian Women Narratives: Subversion, Resilience & Shifting Response

Contemporary South Asian Women Narratives: Subversion, Resilience & Shifting Response

Contemporary South Asian Women Narratives: Subversion, Resilience & Shifting Responses South Asian women ...
What does a Free and Fair Election mean for Kenyans?

What does a Free and Fair Election mean for Kenyans?

Kenyans go to the polls to elect their leaders today, the 8th of August 2017. There are six elective posts that ...
The Great Balancing Act: Countering Online Hate Speech While Protecting Freedom of Expression

The Great Balancing Act: Countering Online Hate Speech While Protecting Freedom of Expression

German lawmakers have recently passed a controversial law, ‘Netzwerkdurchsetzungsgesetz’ (Network Enforcement Act ...
Could the UK Lead the Efforts to Prevent and Prosecute Acts of Genocide?

Could the UK Lead the Efforts to Prevent and Prosecute Acts of Genocide?

In early July, leading researchers and scholars in the field of genocide met at the University of Queensland to ...
New RightsUp #RightNow Podcast- Seeking Environmental Justice: Coal, Campaigns and Climate Change

New RightsUp #RightNow Podcast- Seeking Environmental Justice: Coal, Campaigns and Climate Change

Following U.S. President Donald Trump's decision to withdraw from the Paris Climate Agreement, what is the future ...
Guatemala: Building a Water Law from Below

Guatemala: Building a Water Law from Below

Guatemala, the Land of Eternal Spring, is one of the most ecologically diverse nations on the planet and is ...
Call for Papers-Comparative Perspective on Administrative Law in India

Call for Papers-Comparative Perspective on Administrative Law in India

6 - 7 April 2018, Delhi, India Hosted by Jindal Global Law School - Melbourne Law School - NUS Faculty of Law - ...
Utilising The UN Convention on the Law of the Sea To Resolve the Pacific Islands Predicament

Utilising The UN Convention on the Law of the Sea To Resolve the Pacific Islands Predicament

Island nations located in the midst of the Pacific Ocean unfortunately find themselves at the frontline in the ...