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Human rights under threat

Talk organised by the Romsey group

On Monday March 19 the Romsey group of Amnesty hosted a most interesting talk by Dr Claire Lugarre who is a lecturer in Human Rights Law at the Southampton Law School, part of Southampton University. 1,112 more words


Can infringement proceedings 'solve' the ECtHR's non-execution problem?

The final version of new article, written with Kanstantsin Dzehtsiarou, is now published in the International and Comparative Law Quarterly. The article, entitled (rather pessimistically) “ 733 more words


HE Judge Awn Al Khasawneh Chairmanship of Cypress (CoE) Round Table Discussion, Strasbourg

6 March 2017, Strasbourg

HE Judge Awn Al Khasawneh was recently invited to attend the round table discussions at the beginning of March “Human Rights Week”, with a view to facilitate the participation of legal experts on the implementation of the judgements of the ECHR in the member states. 60 more words


What impact will Brexit have on the ECHR?

Unless you have been hiding in the shadows, you will be aware that on the 24th June 2016, the result of Brexit was announced. Britain voted to leave the European Union… 585 more words


Περιουσιακό και αγνοούμενοι στην συνεδρίαση της Επιτροπής Υπουργών Συμβουλίου Ευρώπης

Ξεκινά σήμερα, Τρίτη, στο Στρασβούργο η συνεδρίαση της Επιτροπής Υπουργών του Συμβουλίου της Ευρώπης, με αντικείμενο την επίβλεψη της υλοποίησης των αποφάσεων του Ευρωπαϊκού Δικαστηρίου Ανθρωπίνων Δικαιωμάτων (ΕΔΑΔ), συμπεριλαμβανομένων και των υποθέσεων κυπριακού ενδιαφέροντος για κατεχόμενες περιουσίες και αγνοούμενους. 


Ireland's Transgender Recognition

Up until recently, transgender people in Ireland were fighting a long battle to get their rights recognised under Irish law. Foy v An t-Ard Chláraitheoir (No. 455 more words


Trump's 'Travel Ban' & its infringement on Human Rights

It is a reasonable assumption that you are all relatively familiar with the Executive Order which was invoked by Donald Trump on 27th January. This was heavily reported by the media as being a ‘Travel Ban’ but was also branded an “Anti-Muslim Ban”. 514 more words