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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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News

  1. ANNOUNCEMENT: Two post-doctoral positions open in Professor Jan Klabber's project "Towards a Credible Ethics for Global Governance". Apply Now.
  2. Professor Martti Koskenniemi comments on the latest events in Turkey (only in Finnish).
  3. The Report "The Role of International Law in the Foreign Policy of the Russian Federation" by Professor Emeritus Lauri Hanikainnen and PhD Candidate Tero Lundstedt is now available.
  4. Työlainsäädännön uudistaminen, kansainväliset sitoumukset ja perustuslaki -tiedote tapahtumasta