The Erik Castrén Institute Research Projects, Selection Faculty of Law Contact Information

The Erik Castrén Institute of International Law and Human Rights
Faculty of Law
P.O. BOX 4
FI-00014 UNIVERSITY OF HELSINKI
Tel: +358 (0)29 4123140

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Welcome!

The 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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News

  1. 11 April 2014: Academy Professor Jan Klabbers has been elected as member of the Finnish Academy of Science, more information (in Finnish only) at Finnish Academy of Science and Letters
  2. 7 April 2014: Professor Martti Koskenniemi appointed as Professorial Fellow at Melbourne Law School
  3. 1 April 2014: Apply now for Helsinki Summer Seminar on International Law. Topic of the 27th seminar is International Investment Law: Between Public and Private.
  4. 21 Febuary 2014: New website launched for research project Towards a Credible Ethics for Global Governance
  5. 15 November 2013: The 2nd Erik Castrén Lecture on International Law, the Humanization of the Syrian Question: A Critique of International Legal / Institutional Responses, by Hani Sayed, attracted over 70 participants (Summary in Finnish)
  6. 15 November 2013: Mónica García-Salmones Rovira's research has been granted the award of Best Academic Dissertation in Law in 2012 by the Finnish Lawyers’ Association
  7. 1 Oct. 2013: Martti Koskenniemi listed among the "Higly Cited" University of Helsinki researchers

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