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KFG welcomes new senior fellows: Andrew Hurrell and Keun-Gwan Lee

On 1 September 2018, Prof. Andrew Hurrell and Prof. Dr. Keun-Gwan Lee joined the Research Group as new senior fellows.

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KFG welcomes new senior fellow: Campbell McLachlan

On 1 August 2018, Prof. Dr. Campbell McLachlan joined the Research Group as a new senior fellow.

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Video of Thomas Franck Lecture by Sir Franklin Berman, 25 June 2018

Watch the video of the lecture "Authority in International Law" here.

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Lunch Talks

13th September 2018

Balingene Kahombo
KFG “International Rule of Law – Rise or Decline?”
“The Peace and Security Council of the African Union: Rise or Decline of Collective Security in Africa?”

28th June 2018

Dr. Malcolm Jorgensen
KFG “International Rule of Law – Rise or Decline?”
“Contested Conventions of the International Rule of Law: From Liberal International Order to Geolegal Spheres”

21st June 2018

Prof. Dr. Silvia von Steinsdorff
Humboldt University
“Judicial Independence in Limbo: The Precarious Role of Constitutional Courts in Turkey and Russia”

14th June 2018

Dr. Björnstjern Baade
Freie Universität Berlin
"Fake News and the International Rule of Law - Regulatory Efforts of the League of Nations and the United Nations"

7th June 2018

Milan Tahraoui and Kanad Bagchi
Max Planck Institute for Comparative Public Law and International Law
"The Chinese Belt and Road Initiative: Strengthening or Challenging the Universality of International law?"

31st May 2018

Dr. Yuwen Fan
KFG “International Rule of Law – Rise or Decline?”
“Discourse and Identity Construction in the Pursuit of International Rule of Law: The Struggle and Strength of Chinese Judges on the International Bench”

24th May 2018

Hannah Birkenkötter
Humboldt University
"Conceptual Approaches to the Rule of Law Beyond the State"

17th May 2018

Prof. Dr Pierre d'Argent
University of Louvain
KFG "The International Rule of Law"
"Extraordinary rendition before the African Commission of Human and Peoples' Rights: reaching the limits of litigation?"

03rd May 2018

Prof. Dr. Andreas Zimmermann
University of Potsdam
KFG "The International Rule of Law"
“Palestine’s Recent Interstate Complaint against Israel under the Convention for the Elimination of All Forms of Racial Discrimination and the International Rule of Law”

26th April 2018

Julien Berger
KFG "The International Rule of Law"
“What Future for Intra-EU Investment Arbitrations after the Achmea Judgment (C-284/16)?”

19th April 2018

Konrad Neugebauer
University of Potsdam
“Holding Domestic Judges Accountable under International Criminal Law – A Useful Step to Foster the International Rule of Law?”

12th April 2018

Balingene Kahombo
KFG "The International Rule of Law"
"Towards Coordination of the Global System of International Criminal Justice with the Criminal Court of the African Union"

22nd March 2018

Dr. Julie-Enni Zastrow
Luther Rechtsanwaltsgesellschaft Berlin (formerly University of Potsdam)
"Enforcing Judgments of the European Court of Human Rights - the Role of the Committee of Ministers of the Council of Europe in Upholding the Rule of Law within the Council of Europe"

15th March 2018

Prof. Dr. Georg Nolte
Humboldt University
KFG "The International Rule of Law"
"Treaties on Collective Security and Human Rights"

08th March 2018

Prof. Dr. Dr. Christian Tomuschat
Humboldt University
"The system of State responsibility in light of the Paris Agreement on Climate Change"

01st March 2018

Dr. Henning Lahmann
"Acts without Actors - State Responsibility in Cyberspace"

22nd February 2018

Prof. Dr. Christian Tams
University of Glasgow
KFG "The International Rule of Law"
“What rule, which law? Current controversies about immunities under international law”

15th February 2018

Prof. Dr. Basak Cali
Hertie School of Governance
"Revisiting the place of international human rights law (IHRL) in other sub branches of international law: IHRL as a ‘legal resource'"

25th January 2018

Dr. Georg Schulze-Zumkley and Thomas Wimmer
German Federal Foreign Office
“China and the International Legal Order”

18th January 2018

Velimir Zivkovic
KFG "The International Rule of Law"
"‘Internationalised’ Rule of Law through Investor-State Arbitration - Challenges and Opportunities"

11th January 2018

Dr. Thomas Fitschen
Director for the United Nations, Cyber Foreign Policy and Counter-Terrorism
German Federal Foreign Office
“Cybersecurity and International Law - The State of Play after Tallinn and in the Group of Governmental Experts on Information Security”

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