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Book Review | Dec 2007
Gender and Generations Apart: Labour Tenants and Customary Law in Segregation-Era South Africa Gis
Book Review | Jan 2007
Book review: Promoting the Rule of Law Abroad: In Search of Knowledge, edited by Thomas Carothers
Journal Article | Jan 2011
Afghanistan: Corruption and Injustice in the Judicial System Antonio De Lauri Journal of Law and Soc
law, justice, corruption, judicial practice, Afghanistan
Project | Apr 2011 - Nov 2014
The project is based at the Chr. Michelsen Institute (CMI) in cooperation with the Regional Institute of Gender, Diversity,Peace and Rights (RIG/DPR) ...
Violence, women, conflict, agency, Islamic law reform, Sudan
Journal Article | Jun 2016
This article explores the effects of the ambiguous recognition of indigenous or “customary” law in Mexico on the struggle of indigenous women ...
CMI Brief | Sep 2017
Female genital mutilation (FGM) is still a common practice in Sudan. Nine out of ten women have been subjected to this practice. In 2009, a proposed ...
FGM, female genital mutilation, weak law, law, paper tiger, ARUSS, Sudan
Journal Article | Jan 2010
Politiche della ricostruzione in Afghanistan: modernizzazione e rule of law Antonio De Lauri Africh
Book Chapter | Jan 2005
Comprehending "Evil": Challenges for Law and Policy Douglas Klusmeyer and Astri Suhrke Writing Rig
Journal Article | Dec 2019
The Limits of Law: Abortion in the Middle East and Northern Africa Irene Maffi and Liv Tønnessen Hea
Lebanon, Morocco, Palestine, Sudan, Turkey and Tunisia
Book Chapter | Apr 2015
This chapter traces 30 years of transitional justice development following civil-military rule (1973–85) in Uruguay. The 1985 amnesty law helped ...
transitional justice, democracy, peace, human rights violations, accountability, conflict, post-authoritarian, Uruguay
CMI Brief | Jan 2013
At the time of independence, India used protective law to address fears that its tribal majority regions would be marginalized vis-a-vis the larger, ...
'Emancipation' or 'regulation'? Law, globalization and indigenous peoples' rights in post-war Guatemala.
Journal Article | Jul 2011
During the last two decades processes of legal globalization have led to the increasing codification of the collective rights of indigenous peoples. In ...
Journal Article | Jan 2014
Under Sudan’s Criminal Act (1991), rape is defined as zina (adultery and fornication) without consent. This means that the strict rules of evidence ...
The Internal Protection Alternative in Refugee Law: Treaty basis and scope of application under the 1951 Convention on the Status of Refugees and its 1967 Protocol
Book | Jan 2019
Under what circumstances can a state refuse refugee status to a person whose risk of persecution exists in only part of her country of origin? This book ...
refugees, asylum, internal displacement, Norway, European Union
U4 Issue | Feb 2020
Legal empowerment refers to the use of laws and rights to increase relatively powerless populations’ control over their lives. A growing field, ...
The Internal Protection Alternative in Refugee Law. Treaty basis and scope of application under the 1951 Convention relating to the Status of Refugees and its 1967 Protocol
Doctoral Thesis | Jan 2017
The Internal Protection Alternative in Refugee Law. Treaty basis and scope of application under the
Book Chapter | Dec 2019
Legal pluralism and fragmented sovereignties: legality and illegality in Latin America Rachel Sieder
Pilar Domingo and Rachel Sieder (eds). 2001. Rule of Law in Latin America: The International Promotion of Judicial Reform. London: Institute of Latin American Studies
Book Review | Jan 2003
Pilar Domingo and Rachel Sieder (eds). 2001. Rule of Law in Latin America: The International Promot
Sobre el Derecho de Resistencia en Contextos de Privaciones Severas. Como Deberia Reaccionar el Estado?
Book Chapter | Jan 2005
In his article "The right of rersistance in situations of extreme deprivation" Roberto Gargarella argues for a poverty-based right of resistance for systematically ...
Right of resistance, Social rights, Right to housing, Poverty, Africa: South Africa
Journal Article | Jan 2015
This article offers some reflections on the efforts over the last decade to combat violence against women in Afghanistan through reforms of laws and the ...