OUR PROJECTS

Our research examines issues that are under-explored, need clarification or are unconventional, experimental or challenging. It thus advances understanding and stimulates debate in the academic community and in policy-making institutions and government.

Armed Non-State Actors and the Human Rights Council

Completed in December 2016

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Autonomous Weapon Systems under International Humanitarian and Human Rights Law

Completed in May 2017

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The Right to Privacy in the Digital Age

Completed in May 2016

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Nuclear Weapons under International Law

Completed in December 2015

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‘Foreign Fighters’ and Counter-Terrorism

Completed in June 2018

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The United Nations Principles to Combat Impunity: A Commentary

Completed in March 2018

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Police Use of Force

Completed in December 2015

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Standards of Proof in Fact Finding

Completed in December 2015

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The Impact of Counter-Terrorism Laws and Measures on Humanitarian Action

Completed in December 2015

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The Arms Trade Treaty

Completed in September 2016

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Support to the UN Special Rapporteur on the Promotion of Truth, Justice, Reparation and Guarantees of Non-Recurrence

Completed in December 2015

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Protection of Education in Armed Conflict

Completed in December 2014

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Armed Drones and Autonomous Weapon Systems under International Law

Completed in December 2015

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Historical Injustices, Reparations and International Law

Completed in October 2016

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Armed Non-State Actors and the Protection of Civilians

Completed in December 2015

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Non-Kinetic-Energy Weapons

Completed in December 2011

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Rules of Engagement

Completed in December 2011

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The International Code of Conduct for Private Security Service Providers

Completed in December 2010

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Post-Conflict Peacebuilding

Completed in December 2009

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The Law of Military Occupation

Completed in December 2008

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Counterpiracy under International Law

Completed in December 2013

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