- Intellectual History of International Law: Empire and Religion
- Towards a Credible Ethics for Global Governance
- On "Glocal" Governance: on the Meanings and Consequences of the "Vernacularization" of Human Rights Concepts
- "Between the Times": Embattled Temporalities and Anti-Historicism in Interwar Europe
- Order and Contestation in Islamic International Law and International Relations
- Management of the Sacred: A Critical Inquiry
- ECI-PUIIL Collaboration
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.
- ANNOUNCEMENT: Two post-doctoral positions open in Professor Jan Klabber's project "Towards a Credible Ethics for Global Governance". Apply Now.
- Professor Martti Koskenniemi comments on the latest events in Turkey (only in Finnish).
- 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.
- Työlainsäädännön uudistaminen, kansainväliset sitoumukset ja perustuslaki -tiedote tapahtumasta
- Webcast of Book launch: Revisiting the Origins of Human Rights
- Huippuasiantuntijat puhumassa kemiallisesta aseista
- New publication out now: Revisiting the Origins of Human Rights, edited by Pamela Slotte and Miia Halme-Tuomisaari!
- Keynote Lecture from the ESIL meeting at Oslo: A Turn to the Rule of Law in International Politics: The Role of International Judiciary. Moderated by Jutta Brunnée (University of Toronto) with Judge James Crawford (International Court of Justice)
and Martti Koskenniemi (University of Helsinki) as speakers.
- Former President of Finland, Tarja Halonen, was interviewed by children during the UN at 70 event.
- UN at 70 will be broadcasted online and later archived here.
- 28 May 2015: Professor Martti Koskenniemi receives the honorary LL.D. from McGill, watch the ceremeny here.
- 30 April 2015: Professor Martti Koskenniemi to receive a honorary LL.D. from McGill Centre for Human Rights and Legal Pluralism.
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