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ECIThe Erik Castrén Institute of International Law and Human Rights (ECI) was established in 1998 within the Faculty of Law at the University of Helsinki as a centre for research and study. The Erik Castrén Institute of International Law and Human Rights was named after Professor Erik Castrén.

The aim of the Institute is to promote research on human rights and new approaches to public international law.

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  1. Call for papers: Conference Law Between Global and Colonial: Techniques of Empire, 3-5 October 2016, Helsinki

 

Events 2015

Työlainsäädännön uudistaminen, kansainväliset sitoumukset ja perustuslaki, 1.2.2016

Helsinki Summer Seminar: Law, War and New Technologies 22-27 August 2016

Law between Global and Colonial: Techniques of Empire, 3-5 October 2016

On-line lectures and talks

Anti-terrorism, its problem areas and consequence, full seminar now available on-line

JAN KLABBERS:

Accountability and Global Governance

Treaty Conflicts

Professor Jan Klabbers in EJIL: Live!

"Fireside Chat" at EJIL: Live!

MARTTI KOSKENNIEMI:

Human Rights- So 90s

The Politics of International Law