Waiting for Godot No More: The Climate Crisis and the New European Asylum Pact

Waiting for Godot No More: The Climate Crisis and the New European Asylum Pact

To many born in the 1990s, climate change was akin to Godot: the figure conjured by Beckett whose influence was ...
Neither Leftovers nor Crumbs: Misunderstanding the Right to Food in India

Neither Leftovers nor Crumbs: Misunderstanding the Right to Food in India

One of the most enterprising initiatives undertaken by the Supreme Court of India (the Court) has been the ...
Direct Democracy in Action: Swiss Voters Decide to Augment the Statutory Old Age Pension

Direct Democracy in Action: Swiss Voters Decide to Augment the Statutory Old Age Pension

On 3 March 2024, Swiss voters decided in favour of a 13th Old-Age and Survivors’ Insurance (OASI) payment per ...
Die direkte Demokratie in Aktion: Die Schweizer Stimmbevölkerung entscheidet zugunsten einer Erhöhung der gesetzlichen Altersrente

Die direkte Demokratie in Aktion: Die Schweizer Stimmbevölkerung entscheidet zugunsten einer Erhöhung der gesetzlichen Altersrente

Am 3. März 2024 hat sich die Schweizer Stimmbevölkerung für eine dreizehnte jährliche Zahlung der Alters- und ...
La démocratie directe en action : Les électeurs suisses décident d’augmenter la rente de vieillesse de l’Etat

La démocratie directe en action : Les électeurs suisses décident d’augmenter la rente de vieillesse de l’Etat

Le 3 mars 2024, les électeurs suisses se sont prononcés en faveur d'un treizième versement annuel de l'assurance ...
Pacific Island Countries Make Historic Submissions to the International Court of Justice Climate Change Advisory Opinion

Pacific Island Countries Make Historic Submissions to the International Court of Justice Climate Change Advisory Opinion

March marks a major moment for the Pacific. After nearly a year since the General Assembly adopted a landmark ...
Climate change in Strasbourg: a big victory for the human-rights agenda through the rigorous application of international human-rights law

Climate change in Strasbourg: a big victory for the human-rights agenda through the rigorous application of international human-rights law

All major challenges facing Europe today have a human-rights dimension, which sooner or later the ECtHR will be ...
CfP: The Age of Human Rights Journal

CfP: The Age of Human Rights Journal

Call for Papers : The Age of Human Rights Journal The Age of Human Rights Journal is a scientific journal of ...
Reparative Justice in the United States: Human Rights in Practice

Reparative Justice in the United States: Human Rights in Practice

June 20, 2024 | 8:30 – 4:00 PM EDT | In Person and Virtual Location: Fordham University School of Law, New York, ...
Love, Lies, and the Law: The Quandary of Criminalising False Promise to Marry in India

Love, Lies, and the Law: The Quandary of Criminalising False Promise to Marry in India

Indian law is notorious for censuring sexuality outside of marriage, especially for women. A pertinent example is ...
The dark side of amnesty laws: impunity guaranteed. The case of Nicaragua

The dark side of amnesty laws: impunity guaranteed. The case of Nicaragua

Amnesty laws can, in principle, be an acceptable transitional justice mechanism. It is sometimes the case that, ...
El lado oscuro de las leyes de amnistía: impunidad garantizada. El caso de Nicaragua

El lado oscuro de las leyes de amnistía: impunidad garantizada. El caso de Nicaragua

Las leyes de amnistía son, en principio, herramientas de justicia transicional perfectamente aceptables. En ...