Laura Inigo Alvarez LLM
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Ms. Laura Íñigo Álvarez is a PhD Candidate at Utrecht University and the University of Seville under a Joint Doctorate Agreement. Her thesis is entitled 'Towards a regime of responsibility of armed groups in international law’ and is supervised by Prof. Dr. Cedric Ryngaert and Prof. Dr. Carmen Márquez Carrasco. She is also member of the Utrecht Centre for Accountability and Liability Law (UCALL) and the European Society of International Law. 

Laura Íñigo holds an advanced Degree in Law and a Master Degree in Public Law from the University of Seville where she graduated cum laude. She studied during an academic year in KU Leuven under the Erasmus Programme with a particular focus on the EU and human rights. In 2013 she was awarded as one of the best university grades in her city by the Seville City Council.

Laura Íñigo was junior researcher of the EU Project FRAME ‘Fostering Human Rights among European (internal and external) Policies’ where she contributed to Work Package 10 dealing with the EU external policies in response to conflicts and crisis situations, exploring ways to prevent and overcome violence through the integration of human rights, humanitarian law and democracy/rule of law principles.

She is also member of the working group of the Research network ‘The European Union and Non-State Actors’ and the Research Project ‘The Implementation of the UN Guiding Principles on Business and Human Rights by the EU and its Member States’ funded by the Spanish Ministry of Economy and Competitiveness. She was assistant of the European Master’s Programme in Human Rights and Democratization (EMA) at the University of Seville during the academic year 2013-2014 and 2014-2015. Previously, she was legal intern at different NGOs and law firms in Spain such as Asociación Internacional de Juristas Inter Iuris and Montero Aramburu Abogados

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Alle publicaties
  2017 - Artikelen
Inigo Alvarez, L. (15-05-2017). Challenging the Westphalian Order: Incorporating Armed Groups in Law-Making Under International Humanitarian Law. Ordine Internazionale e Diritti Umani (2), (pp. 167-189) (23 p.).
  2017 - Boekdelen / hoofdstukken
Inigo Alvarez, L., Márquez Carrasco, Carmen, Alamillos Sánchez, Rocío & García Martín, Laura (2017). Mission Impossible? The Protection of Human Rights in EU CSDP Operations: An Assessment of Coherence and Efficiency. European Yearbook of Human Rights 2017 (pp. 251-266). Wien: Neuer Wissenschaftlicher Verlag.
  2016 - Invited talk
Inigo Alvarez, L. (22-04-2016) Invited speaker European Society of International Law Research Forum Istanbul (21-04-2016 - 22-04-2016)
  2016 - Artikelen
Inigo Alvarez, L. (2016). Los grupos armados ante el Derecho Internacional contemporáneo - Obligaciones y responsabilidad. Revista Electrónica de Estudios Internacionales, 31 (23 p.).
  2015 - Invited talk
Inigo Alvarez, L. (29-09-2015) Invited speaker AHRI Human Rights Research Conference Copenhagen (29-09-2015 - 30-09-2015)
  2013 - Invited talk
Inigo Alvarez, L. (23-05-2013) Invited speaker ESIL Interest Group on Business and Human Rights Amsterdam (23-05-2013)

Book chapters

Íñigo Álvarez, L. (2015) La explotación ilegal de especies de fauna y flora silvestres como amenaza a la paz y seguridad internacionales (The illegal exploitation of wildlife species as a threat to the international peace and security) co-authored with L. García Martín in P.A. Fernández Sánchez & J.A. Azaredo Lópes (dir.) Seguridad mediambiental y orden internacional, Atelier, Barcelona, pp. 151-164 available at

Scientific reports

1. Íñigo Álvarez, L. (2016) Coherence and efficiency of the EU external policy related to conflict and crisis’, EU FP7 Research Project, Work Package No. 10 – Deliverable No. 10.4 coauthored with C. Márquez Carrasco and Rocío Alamillos Sánchez, September 2016, available at   

2. Íñigo Álvarez, L. (2015) Applicable regulatory frameworks regarding human rights violations in conflicts, EU FP7 Research Project, Work Package No. 10 – Deliverable No. 10.2 coauthored with C. Márquez Carrasco, J. Abrisketa, E. Salmón, M. Nagore, C. Marinelli, R. Zafra, R. Alamillos and L. García, 30 September 2015, available at

3. Íñigo Álvarez, L. (2014) Survey study on human rights violations in conflict settings, EU FP7 Research Project, Work Package No. 10 – Deliverable No. 10.1 co-authored with C. Márquez Carrasco, N. Loozen and E. Salmón Garate, 30 September 2014, available at

Blog posts

Íñigo Álvarez, L. (30.06.2015). Is the EU an effective promoter of the ICC? co-authored with C. Márquez Carrasco, FRAME Magazine, available at  

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