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Results: 1 - 20 of 118
  • 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 ...

  • 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 ...

  • 21 Oct 2019
    Luísa Netto (Catholic University of Minas Gerais)
    Visiting fellow Luísa Netto

    ACIL visiting fellow Luísa Netto (Catholic University of Minas Gerais) is a public attorney for the State of Minas Gerais, in Brazil, where she also holds a position as Public Law Professor at the Catholic University ...

  • 21 Oct 2019
    Yan Qing, Tsinghua University
    Visiting fellow Qing Yan

    ACIl visiting fellow Qing Yan, PhD canidate at Tsinghua University, is researching the advisory function of international courts and tribunals.

  • 21 Oct 2019
    Niccolò Zugliani, University of Verona
    Visiting fellow Niccolò Zugliani

    ACIL visiting fellow Niccolò Zugliani, PhD candidate at the University of Verona, is researching state sovereignty in the international investment regime.

  • 21 Oct 2019
    Bahram Einolahy, University of Teheran
    Visiting fellow Bahram Einolahy

    Bahram Einolahy Masoum, PhD candidate at the University of Tehran, joined ACIL as a visiting fellow to work on the international personality of Armed Non-state Actors under the guidance of Professor Terry Gill.

  • 15 Oct 2019
    Selman Aksunger, ACIL PhD candidate
    ACIL PhD candidate Selman Aksünger

    Selman Aksünger started as external PhD candidate at ACIL in September 2019. He will be working on the historical contextualization of the Lotus case and its contribution to the development and practice of ...

  • 15 Oct 2019
    Sjors Polm, ACIL research master student 2019-2020
    ACIL research master student Sjors Polm

    Sjors Polm recently started as a student of the ACIL research master programme. He is the last student to take the programme before it will be discontinued in 2022.

  • 8 Oct 2019
    John H. Jackson WTO Moot Court competition
    Geraldo Vidigal authors case for WTO Global Moot Court

    Competing against international contributors, Geraldo Vidigal, ACIL Researcher and Assistant Professor, has had his case on Food Safety Imports and Regional Trade Agreements selected for the global 2019 WTO Moot ...

  • 25 Sep 2019
    Terry Gill appointed Officer in the Order of Oranje-Nassau after his farewell lecture at Netherlands Defence Academy
    Terry Gill enters Order of Oranje Nassau

    Terry Gill, UvA professor of military law and until 1 July 2019 also professor of military law at the Netherlands Defence Academy (NLDA) was awarded the royal decoration of “Officer of the Order of Orange Nassau” on ...

  • 24 Sep 2019
    Conference on the Governance of International Courts and Tribunals, 20-21 September 2019, Leiden University (co-organised by ACIL)
    Conference on Governance of International Courts and Tribunals

    The inaugural conference on a new research project to study the governance of international courts and tribunals took place at Leiden Law School on September 20 and 21. The conference was co-organised by Niels ...

  • 17 Sep 2019
    TNW forensic finance podcast screenshot,
    How bank data analysis helps fight modern slavery

    In the first episode of a new podcast series on Forensic Finance, ACIL-ICL researcher Jill Coster van Voorhout, together with her project partner Raila Abas (ABN Amro) speak in detail about their project to detect ...