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Results: 1 - 20 of 128
  • 30 Mar 2020
    Vacancy Assistant Professor Sustainable Global Economic Law (private law)

    We are looking for an inspired, innovative assistant professor to engage in cross-cutting research within the law school’s research project on ‘Sustainable Global Economic Law (SGEL)’, and to teach innovative courses ...

  • 18 Mar 2020
    Secondary Liability for International Crimes in the case of Syria

    I am conducting research within the ‘Rethinking Secondary Liability for International Crimes’ (Rethinking SLIC) project. Under the supervision of project leader Professor Göran Sluiter, I am working on a case study ...

  • 17 Mar 2020
    Vacancy Assistant Professor Sustainable Global Economic Law (European Law)

    We are looking for an inspired, innovative assistant professor to engage in cross-cutting research within the law school’s research project on 'Sustainable Global Economic Law (SGEL)', and to teach innovative courses ...

  • 11 Mar 2020
    China’s contribution to the development of International Criminal Law

    ACIL visiting fellow Elisabetta Baldassini, PhD candidate at the University of Macerata, is conducting research on China’s contribution to the development of International Criminal Law.

  • 10 Mar 2020
    Deconstructive reading of international tax law

    ACIL visiting fellow Ezgi Arık, a PhD candidate in Public Law at Koç University, is researching international tax law. She holds an LL.M degree from Koç University, Istanbul. She wrote her LL.M thesis on transfer ...

  • 3 Mar 2020
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    UvA students excel at FIAMC pre-moot competition

    A team of International Trade and Investment Law master track students reached the finals at the Pre-Moot of the Frankfurt Investment Arbitration Moot Court (FIAMC) competition that was held on 28 February 2020 in ...

  • 18 Feb 2020
    UvA team wins prizes at national Jessup moot court competition

    On 30 and 31 January, students of the Amsterdam Law School’s Public International Law LLM programme participated in the national rounds of the Jessup International Law Moot Court competition. Team members Gabriela ...

  • 13 Feb 2020
    Marie Curie Fellowships awarded to thirteen UvA researchers

    Thirteen talented UvA researchers have been awarded Marie Skłodowska-Curie Individual Fellowships to conduct their research. The fellowships are personal grants, which range from around €175,000 to €280,000 euros for ...

  • 6 Feb 2020
    (closed) Vacancy Assistant Professor Sustainable Global Economic Law (public international law)

    Please note that this vacancy is now closed /\/\/\/\ We are looking for an inspired, innovative assistant professor to engage in cross-cutting research within the law school’s research project on ‘Sustainable Global ...

  • 28 Jan 2020
    ACIL research informs UNCITRAL discussions on possibilities of ISDS reform

    A recent paper by ACIL researchers Stephan W. Schill and Geraldo Vidigal is one of four papers referred to by the Secretariat of UNCITRAL to base their Note on the reform of Investor-State Dispute Settlement.

  • 17 Jan 2020
    Deep seabed mining - utopia or political economy in the making?

    Isabel Feichtner (University of Würzburg) has been following the international negotiations on deep seabed mining from an international law and political economy perspective for several years. In this interview she ...

  • 11 Dec 2019
    Secondary Criminal Liability for International Crimes and Serious Human Rights Violations

    Marc Tiernan joined ACIL and the department of Criminal Law as a PhD Candidate in December 2019. His research forms part of a broader project on “The Outer Limits of Secondary Liability for International Crimes and ...

  • 2 Dec 2019
    Call for Papers: Rethinking the Role of Institutions in Economic Integration

    Over the past few years, a paradox has emerged with respect to institutions in economic integration arrangements. On the other hand, contestation of existing institutions has increased significantly, spreading from ...

  • 29 Nov 2019
    Responsible use of AI technologies in the military context

    UvA / Asser / ACIL / LACMO members Berenice Boutin, Terry Gill and Tom van Engers have been awarded an NWO grant for their four-year research project ‘Agency and Compliance by Design in Military AI Technologies.’ ...

  • 27 Nov 2019
    Big Data Human Trafficking project wins Amsterdam Science & Innovation Award 2019

    ACIL / International Criminal Law researcher Jill Coster van Voorhout won the Amsterdam Science & Innovation Award 2019 (category Alpha/Gamma) for her project to identify human trafficking activities in bank data. ...

  • 25 Nov 2019
    ACIL team presents to United Nations General Assembly

    Invited by the Permanent Mission of Brazil at the UN, ACIL researchers André Nollkaemper and Natasa Nedeski presented the Guiding Principles on Shared Responsibility in International Law to the General Assembly of ...

  • 15 Nov 2019
    Kalliopi Skourtou
    Transnational Corporations as Human Rights-Holders

    In September 2019, Kalliopi Ioanna Skourtou started her PhD research at the Amsterdam Centre for International Law. Her PhD research is entitled “Transnational Corporations as Human Rights-Holders. A Critical ...

  • 30 Oct 2019
    Dutch Computable Award 2019 for Big data human trafficking project
    Big data human trafficking project wins Computable Award 2019

    Jill Coster van Voorhout's project to detect human trafficking activities in big bank data was awarded the Dutch Computable Award 2019. Jill developed the project together with ABN Amro bank and the Dutch Ministry of ...

  • 28 Oct 2019
    Grietje Baars (City, University of London)
    Grietje Baars on International Law and (the history of) Corporations

    After their SGEL lecture, Grietje Baars (City, University of London) speaks to us about the long-standing interrelation between international law and (the history of) corporations and their outlook on a societies ...

  • 22 Oct 2019
    Debadatta Bose, Sustainable Global Economic Law, Amsterdam Law School
    Making global value chains accountable for human rights abuses

    Debadatta Bose is a PhD candidate at ACIL and CSECL, operating within the Sustainable Global Economic Law project, which is a joint initiative of ACIL, ACELG and CSECL. Debadatta’s research mainly looks into the ...