Blood, Taxes, and Equality

Blood, Taxes, and Equality

The Colombian Constitutional Court has recently delivered two groundbreaking decisions. One struck down taxes on ...
Is There a Protection Vacuum in Contested Territories?

Is There a Protection Vacuum in Contested Territories?

The issue of ‘contested territories’ has become one of the main bones of contention with regard to how the human ...
The 2019 Sudanese Coup and Omar Al-Bashir: A blow to the ICC

The 2019 Sudanese Coup and Omar Al-Bashir: A blow to the ICC

In 2003 and 2008, the U.N. Security Council (UNSC) requested the U.N. Secretary-General to investigate reports of ...
Human Rights Abuses in the Cameroon Anglophone Crisis: Recommendations for Action

Human Rights Abuses in the Cameroon Anglophone Crisis: Recommendations for Action

The first report from the Cameroon Anglophone Crisis research group, based at the Faculty of Law, University of ...
An ever-present past: The Troubles and Their Human Rights Dimension

An ever-present past: The Troubles and Their Human Rights Dimension

For the past few months, continental Europe has become increasingly aware of the intricacies surrounding Northern ...
Horizontality and the Constitutional Right to Equality– Recent Developments in the Jurisprudence of the German Federal Constitutional Court

Horizontality and the Constitutional Right to Equality– Recent Developments in the Jurisprudence of the German Federal Constitutional Court

Two recent decisions by the German Federal Constitutional Court (Bundesverfassungsgericht - BVerfG) shed new light ...
International Human Rights Law Master’s Admissions and Scholarships – The University of Oxford Department for Continuing Education

International Human Rights Law Master’s Admissions and Scholarships – The University of Oxford Department for Continuing Education

The University of Oxford Department for Continuing Education is pleased to announce that admissions for the ...
The Grenfell Tower Fire as a Breach of the Right to Life

The Grenfell Tower Fire as a Breach of the Right to Life

Considered one of the worst man-made disasters in post-World War II Britain, the Grenfell Tower fire of June 14th, ...
Domestic Workers in South Africa Lead the Way in Advancing Social Protection for Precarious Workers

Domestic Workers in South Africa Lead the Way in Advancing Social Protection for Precarious Workers

In a recent South African High Court judgement, the court held the failure to cover domestic workers under ...
Brand “spanking” new law – South African Constitutional Court Outlaws Corporal Punishment of Children

Brand “spanking” new law – South African Constitutional Court Outlaws Corporal Punishment of Children

On the 18th of September 2019, Chief Justice Mogoeng handed down a unanimous judgment declaring the common law ...
New UK Ministry of Defence proposals risk impunity

New UK Ministry of Defence proposals risk impunity

In July 2019, the UK Ministry of Defence (MOD) made a series of proposals on Legal Protections for Armed Forces ...
Trust Conference London 2019

Trust Conference London 2019

Save the date! On November 13th and 14th , the Thomson Reuters Foundation will be hosting its flagship annual ...