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Get involved in GHLG: ‘Vulnerability and Migration in International Human Rights Law’

Do you want to find out more about human rights in the context of migration? Are you interested in learning about social scientific research methods and qualitative content analysis programmes and their application in the legal field? 622 more words

Undocumented Migrants

Time and definitions in the interpretation of the ECHR. ‘Private life’ and the legal recognition of post-operative transsexuals


The European Court of Human Rights (ECtHR) has jurisdiction over all matters concerning the interpretation of the European Convention of Human Rights (ECHR) and its Protocols, 1,463 more words

Public International Law

The case that divided Strasbourg: Vasiliauskas v Lithuania

On the 20th October 2015, the ECtHR Grand Chamber decided a case involving criminal acts which took place some 60 years ago. In Vasiliauskas v Lithuania (35343/05) 1,610 more words

Tony Blair sparks Army family fury as he says he's sorry mistakes of OTHER people over Iraq War - Daily Mail

The Daily Mail reports that Tony Blair was last night accused of a ‘cynical spin operation’, after offering a feeble half-apology for the Iraq War. The article quotes bereaved families saying that the former PM was ‘passing the buck for his mistakes’. 111 more words


Tony Blair sorry for Iraq war 'mistakes' and admits conflict played role in rise of Isis | UK news | The Guardian

According this important article by the Guardia, former British PM apologizes for ‘wrong’ intelligence and mistakes in planning of conflict and admits ‘elements of truth’ in claim war brought about rise of Isis. 166 more words


Closing the implementation gap in human rights

Middlesex University Senior Lecturer Dr Alice Donald, an expert on human rights, outlines a new research project that seeks to tackle the ‘Achilles heel’ of the human rights justice system. 839 more words


Slovakia: Council of Europe Commissioner For Human Rights Urges Slovakia To Improve LGBTI Rights

In a section of a recent report on human rights, compiled by the Council of Europe Commissioner For Human Rights, the rights of LGBTI persons in Slovakia have been examined. 444 more words