News related to the Netherlands Institute of Human Rights (SIM).
25 July 2018
Dry weather is forcing us to be sparing with water, and opens up questions like "who has the right to water?" Daphina Misiedjan examines these issues.
18 July 2018
Abstracts from both practitioners and academics working in the field of international criminal law and other relevant disciplines are welcome.
16 July 2018
2 Veni grants for research into green organised crime and violence against trans and intersex persons
Daan van Uhm en Lorena Sosa, researchers in criminology and human rights have been awarded a Veni grant by NWO.
2 July 2018
The appointment is for a term of three years, starting 1 July 2018. The work closely relates to his current research on civil society under pressure.
28 June 2018
The Centre for Global Challenges appoints Daphina Misiedjan as new postdoc.
28 June 2018
Researchers at Utrecht University warn of the dangers of new migration deals for refugees, with countries outside the EU.
25 June 2018
SIM Newsletter Summer edition 2018: 70 years Universal Declaration of Human Rights, 'illiberal democracy' and upcoming events
News from researchers connected to the SIM and announcements of new SIM events.
11 April 2018
Katharine Fortin wins Lieber Prize 2018 for "The Accountability of Armed Groups under Human Rights Law"
An annual prize by the American Society of International Law’s Lieber Society for outstanding scholarship in the field of the law of armed conflict.
6 March 2018
The March issue (volume 36, issue 1) contains articles on human rights and disability and on whistleblowers as part of democracy.
23 February 2018
Mr. Dr Daphina Misiedjan, legal researcher for sustainable water management, has won the Agnites Vrolik Award on Thursday 22 February.