SIM Research

View our key current research projects, and an overview of completed projects projects, below.

Research lines

SIM’s main areas of expertise are human rights protection during and after conflict, transitional justice, equality and non-discrimination, regional human rights mechanisms, and the interplay between human rights and international and EU law. The specific expertise of our researchers is listed on Researchers at SIM.

SIM’s research is largely partly funded by the Netherlands Organisation for Scientific Research (NWO) and the European Commission funding schemes, yet SIM researchers also carry out commissioned research for state institutions, civil society and others. To enquire, please email us and/or the researchers. 

Human rights research is part and parcel of:

Current research

Completed research projects