Freedom of Expression and Information in the Coronavirus Era

Freedom of Expression and Information in the Coronavirus Era

As 1/3 of the global population faces some form of lockdown to curb the spread of coronavirus, Michelle Bachelet, ...
Singaporean High Court upholds criminalisation of sexual intercourse between consenting males

Singaporean High Court upholds criminalisation of sexual intercourse between consenting males

On 30th March 2020, the High Court of Singapore upheld the constitutionality of Section 377A of the Singapore ...
New Interactive Dataset: Women, Peace and Security National Action Plans Website

New Interactive Dataset: Women, Peace and Security National Action Plans Website

The WPS National Action Plans (NAPs) Website is one of the LSE Centre for Women, Peace and Security's most recent ...
Now That We Care About Carers: Temporal Casualisation in Mencap and Uber

Now That We Care About Carers: Temporal Casualisation in Mencap and Uber

A few weeks before the lockdown, one of the most important UK labour law cases of the last decade was heard by the ...
Have Prisons In India Become Ticking Time Bombs Amidst COVID-19 Outbreak?

Have Prisons In India Become Ticking Time Bombs Amidst COVID-19 Outbreak?

The Apex court in India, right from the latter half of the 20th Century till as late as March 2020, has upheld the ...
Abortion Law Reform in India: One Step Forward & Two Steps Back

Abortion Law Reform in India: One Step Forward & Two Steps Back

In an important development, the Lower House of the Indian Parliament on 17 March 2020 passed the Medical ...
COVID-19 and Domestic Violence in South Africa

COVID-19 and Domestic Violence in South Africa

South Africa has been on state lockdown since midnight of 26 March 2020, in the government’s attempt to curb the ...
Covering Up for the Face Covering Regulation: A Janus-Faced Position

Covering Up for the Face Covering Regulation: A Janus-Faced Position

The storm over Hong Kong’s rule of law rages on, as the Court of Appeal (the “Court”) delivered the judgment of ...
Research Assistant Vacancy – Max Planck Institute for Social Anthropology

Research Assistant Vacancy – Max Planck Institute for Social Anthropology

RESEARCH ASSISTANT VACANCY Fixed term from 1 May 2020 to 15 August 2020 Contract type: Service contract ...
International Human Rights Program Director Job Posting – University of Toronto

International Human Rights Program Director Job Posting – University of Toronto

UToronto Law seeks Director, International Human Rights Program Apply before June 17, 2020 at 11:59 p.m. ...
India’s new Abortion Bill Falls Short of Protecting Reproductive Autonomy

India’s new Abortion Bill Falls Short of Protecting Reproductive Autonomy

India’s Ministry of Health and Family Welfare has introduced the Medical Termination of Pregnancy (Amendment) Bill ...
Welcome to our new podcast team members!

Welcome to our new podcast team members!

We're delighted to announce that we've added five new people to our podcast production team! Along with tour ...