Prof. mr. Jenny Goldschmidt
j.e.goldschmidt@uu.nl
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Jenny Goldschmidt, emeritus Professor in Human Rights Law, is now mailnly active in the field of the rights of  vulnerable groups in practice, in particular people with disabilities. She is interested in legal pluralism and the protection of minorities in democracies. 

Scientific expertise
human rights vulnerable groups
legal Pluralism
disability and law
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Jenny Goldschmidt is Emeritus Professor in Human Rights Law . She was Director of the Netherlands Institute of Human Rights (SIM) since 1 October 2007- 1 October 2014. She was appointed professor in human rights law since 1 January 2004. From 1994-2003 she was president of the Equal Treatment Commission and also part time professor Equality and Legal Pluralism at Leiden University. Before, she was professor Legal Women's Studies at Utrecht University.


The topic of her dissertation was "National and indigenous constitutional law in Ghana: their development and their relation to each other" (Leiden, 1981).

 

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All publications
  2016 - Articles
  2016 - Lectures
J.E. Goldschmidt (24.11.2016) New Perspectives on Equality - Towards Transformative Justice through the Disability Convention?
  2015 - Book parts / chapters
Goldschmidt, J.E. (2015). International Human Rights Implementation: Strengthen Existing Mechanisms, Establish a World Court or both?. In C. Ryngaert, E.J. Molenaar & S. Nouwen (Eds.), What's wrong with International Law? Liber amicorum A.H.A. Soons (pp. 114-127). Leiden: Martinus Nijhoff.
van den Brink, M., Burri, S.D. & Goldschmidt, J.E. (2015). Introduction. In Marjolein van den Brink, Susanne Burri & Jenny Goldschmidt (Eds.), Equality and human rights: nothing but trouble? Liber amicorum Titia Loenen (pp. 1-18). Utrecht: SIM/Universiteit Utrecht.
Goldschmidt, J.E. (2015). Ms Goldschmidt is it true that you are deaf? That would really help us to meet the quota! Positive discrimination revisited. Equality and Human Rights: Nothing But Trouble? (pp. 345-357). SIM.
  2015 - Book editorship
van den Brink, M., Burri, S.D. & Goldschmidt, J.E. (2015). Equality and human rights: nothing but trouble? Liber amicorum Titia Loenen. (414 p.). Utrecht: SIM/Universiteit Utrecht.
  2014 - Articles
Goldschmidt, Jenny (2014). Ruim één jaar College voor de Rechten van de Mens- een tussenbalans. Beeld van een nieuw Instituut. NJCM-Bulletin, 39 (3), (pp. 273-292).
Goldschmidt, Jenny (2014). 'Whose Business Is It Anyway’, Valedictory Lecture delivered at Utrecht University, 1 July 2014. Netherlands Quarterly of Human Rights, 32 (3), (pp. 322-333).
  2014 - Books
  2014 - Book reviews
  2014 - Lectures
J.E. Goldschmidt (17.11.2014) Conferentie UU Understanding Complementary Institutions in Human Rights Implementation
J.E. Goldschmidt (28.11.2014) Legal Seminar European Commission-DG Justice - Enforecement of equality and anti-discrimination law
  2013 - Book parts / chapters
Goldschmidt, J.E. (2013). Strategic Litigation by Equality Bodies and National Human Rights Institutions to Promote Equality. In Y. Haeck, B. McGonigle Leyh, C. Burbano-Herrera & D. Contreras Graduño (Eds.), The Realisation of Human Rights: When Theory Meets Practice (pp. 461-474) (14 p.). Cambridge-Antwerp-Portland: Intersentia.
  2013 - Annotations
Goldschmidt, J.E. (2013). Aanpassing op maat, Noot bij EHRM 8 november 2012, Z.H. t. Hongarije. (11 p.).
  2013 - Lectures
J.E. Goldschmidt (22.11.2013) UU Alumni lezing in 2013
  2012 - Articles
Goldschmidt, J.E. (2012). De Wet College voor de rechten van de mens. Tijdschrift voor Constitutioneel Recht, 2012 (2), (pp. 180-192) (13 p.).
Goldschmidt, J.E. (2012). Protecting Equality as a Human Right in the Netherlands, From Specialised Body to Human Rights Institute. The Equal Rights Review, 8, (pp. 32-49) (18 p.).
  2012 - Book parts / chapters
Goldschmidt, J.E. & Henderson, L.M. (2012). More Than Just a Nice Idea, Equality as an Effective Way to Reduce the Risk of Violent Conflict. In I. Boerefijn (Eds.), Human Rights and Conflict (pp. 45-65) (21 p.). Cambridge/Antwerp/Portland: Intersentia.
  2012 - Reports
Goldschmidt, J.E. & Gispen, M.E. (2012). Aanvullend Rapport: Ratificatie... En dan?. Utrecht: SIM.
Goldschmidt, J.E. & Gispen, M.E. (2012). Ratificatie... En dan?. Utrecht: SIM.
  2012 - Lectures
J.E. Goldschmidt (30.03.2012) Lezing
J.E. Goldschmidt (20.11.2012) Pro demos
J.E. Goldschmidt (14.02.2012) Rondetafel
  2011 - Articles
Goldschmidt, J.E. (11.04.2011). Hou Grondwet in ere, heren politici. De Volkskrant [online]
Goldschmidt, J.E. (23.07.2011). Mensenrechten niet selectief verdedigen. FD
  2011 - Lectures
J.E. Goldschmidt (18.04.2011) International Committee of Jurist
J.E. Goldschmidt (09.02.2011) Lezing Discriminatie vs Gelijkheid
J.E. Goldschmidt (30.01.2011) Lezing Professor in de Wijk
J.E. Goldschmidt (08.07.2011) Non Discrimination Standards, keynote
  2010 - Articles
Goldschmidt, J.E. (2010). Boekbespreking: I. Westendorp, Women and housing: Gender makes a difference. Rechtsgeleerdheid Magazine Themis, 2010 (1), (pp. 41-44) (4 p.).
  2010 - Book parts / chapters
Goldschmidt, J.E. (2010). Positieve verplichtingen als bijdrage aan gelijkheid. In C.J. Forder (Eds.), Gelijke behandeling: oordelen en commentaar. Oordelenbundel 2009 (pp. 255-269) (15 p.). Nijmegen: Wolf Legal Publisher.
  2010 - Book reviews
Goldschmidt, J.E. (2010). Boek: Sandra Fredman, Human rights transformed: Positive rights and positive duties. Tijdschrift voor Constitutioneel Recht, 2010 (1), (pp. 79-82) (4 p.).
  2009 - Books
Li, Y. & Goldschmidt, J.E. (2009). Taking Employment Discrimination Seriously: Chinese and European Perspectives. (306 p.). Leiden/Boston: Martinus Nijhoff Publishers.
  2009 - Book parts / chapters
Goldschmidt, J.E. (2009). Anti-discrimination Law in the Netherlands: A Specific Legal Patchwork, Normative System and Institutional Structure. In Y. Li & J. Goldschmidt (Eds.), Taking employment discrimination seriously: Chinese and European perspectives (pp. 239-259) (20 p.). Leiden: Martinus Nijhoff Publishers.
Li, Y. & Goldschmidt, J.E. (2009). Introduction: Anti-discrimination in employment necessitates law and action. In Y. Li & J. Goldschmidt (Eds.), Taking employment discrimination seriously: Chinese and European perspectives (pp. 1-17) (17 p.). Leiden: Martinus Nijhoff Publishers.
  2008 - Articles
Goldschmidt, J.E. (2008). Letter from Curacao. Newsletter School of Human Rights Research, 12 (2), (pp. 4-5) (2 p.).
Goldschmidt, J.E. (2008). Mensenrechten voor iedereen? De betekenis van mensenrechten voor kwetsbare groepen. Tijdschrift voor Antilliaans recht-Justicia, 3 (2008), (pp. 174-182) (8 p.).
  2008 - Book parts / chapters
Boerefijn, I. & Goldschmidt, J.E. (2008). Combating domestic violence against women: A positive state duty beyond sovereignty. In I. Boerefijn & J.E. Goldschmidt (Eds.), Changing perceptions of sovereignty and human rights, Essays in honour of Cees Flinterman (pp. 273-294) (21 p.). Antwerpen-Oxford-Portland: Intersentia.
van den Brink, M., Burri, S.D., Goldschmidt, J.E. & Loenen, M.L.P. (2008). European equality law or: loosing sight of the wood for the trees. In F. Pennings, Y. Konijn & A. Veldman (Eds.), Social responsibility in labour relations. European and Comparative Perspectives (pp. 353-371) (18 p.). Wolters Kluwer.
Boerefijn, I. & Goldschmidt, J.E. (2008). Human rights in the polder. In I. Boerefijn & J.E. Goldschmidt (Eds.), Human rights in the polder. Human rights and security in the public sphere (pp. 5-18) (13 p.). Antwerpen/Oxford/New York: Intersentia.
Goldschmidt, J.E. (2008). Introduction. In J.E. Goldschmidt & I. Boerefijn (Eds.), Changing perceptions of sovereignty and human rights, Essays in honour of Cees Flinterman (pp. 1-7) (7 p.). Antwerp/Oxford/Portland: Intersentia.
  2008 - Book editorship
Boerefijn, I. & Goldschmidt, J.E. (2008). Changing perceptions of sovereignty and human rights, Essays in honour of Cees Flinterman. (582 p.). Antwerp/Oxford/Portland: Intersentia.
Boerefijn, I. & Goldschmidt, J.E. (2008). Human rights in the polder. Human rights and security in the public sphere. (168 p.). Antwerpen/Oxford/New York: Intersentia.
  2007 - Articles
Goldschmidt, J.E. (2007). Reasonable Accommodation in EU equality law in a broader perspective. ERA Forum, 8, (pp. 39-48) (10 p.).
  2007 - Books
Loenen, M.L.P. & Goldschmidt, J.E. (2007). Religious pluralism and human rights in Europe: where to draw the line?. (336 p.). Antwerpen: Intersentia.
  2007 - Book parts / chapters
Boerefijn, I. & Goldschmidt, J.E. (2007). Introduction. In C. Boerefijn & J.E. Goldschmidt (Eds.), Human rights in the Polder (pp. 5-18) (14 p.). Antwerpen: Intersentia.
Goldschmidt, J.E. & Loenen, M.L.P. (2007). Religious pluralism and human rights in Europe: reflections for further research. Religious pluralism and human rights in Europe: where to draw the line? (pp. 239-250) (12 p.). Antwerpen: Intersentia.
  2007 - Book editorship
Boerefijn, I. & Goldschmidt, J.E. (2007). Human Rights in the Polder. (186 p.). Antwerpen: Intersentia.
  2006 - Articles
Goldschmidt, J.E. (2006). Implementation of equality law: A task for specialists or for human rights experts? Experiences and developments in the supervision of equality law in the Netherlands. Maastricht journal of European and comparative law, 13 (3), (pp. 323-337) (15 p.).
  2006 - Book parts / chapters
Goldschmidt, J.E. & Rodrigues, P.R. (2006). Het gebruik van etnische of religieuze profielen bij het voorkomen en opsporen van strafbare feiten die een bedreiging vormen voor de openbare orde en veiligheid. In J. van Donselaar & P.R. Rodrigues (Eds.), Monitor racisme en extremisme, Zevende rapportage (pp. 40-66) (27 p.). Amsterdam: Anne Frank Stichting/Universiteit leiden.
  2005 - Articles
Goldschmidt, J.E. (2005). Gelijke behandeling in Europa: een grondrecht apart? Toezicht op gelijke behandeling. NJCM-Bulletin, (pp. 285-294) (10 p.).
Goldschmidt, J.E. (2005). Naming without blaming. Netherlands Quarterly of Human Rights, 23 (3), (pp. 325-327) (3 p.).
  2005 - Books
Goldschmidt, J.E. (2005). Mag het iets minder zijn? Hebben we een teveel aan mensenrechten?. (33 p.). Utrecht: Drukkerij Zuidam.
  2005 - Book parts / chapters
Goldschmidt, J.E. (2005). Je hoeft het niet (geweest) te zijn. Een persoonlijke reflectie over het belang van ervaringskennis in het (juridisch) onderzoek. In H. van Haaster & Y. Koster-Deese (Eds.), Ervaren en weten, Essays over de relatie tussen ervaringskennis en onderzoek (pp. 81-86) (6 p.). Utrecht: Jan van Arkel.
  2004 - Articles
Goldschmidt, J.E. (2004). De dynamiek behouden, Goede raad voor Egbert. NJCM-Bulletin (29), (pp. 936-938) (3 p.).
Goldschmidt, J.E. (2004). Het grotere gelijk: alternatieven voor een destructieve verabsolutering van het gelijkheidsbeginsel. NJCM-Bulletin (29), (pp. 782-792) (11 p.).
  2004 - Book parts / chapters
Goldschmidt, J.E. (2004). Anti-discrimination Law in the Netherlands: Experiences in the first seven years. In E. Rekosh & M. Sleepers (Eds.), Separate and Unequal: Combating Discrimination Against Roma in Education (pp. 73-85) (13 p.). Budapest, Hungary: Columbia University Budapest Law Center.
  2003 - Books
Boerefijn, I., Coomans, F. & Goldschmidt, J.E. (2003). Temporary special measures. Accelerating de facto equality of women under article 4(1) UN Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination Against Women. (258 p.). Antwerpen / Oxford / New York: Intersentia.
  0 - Lectures
J.E. Goldschmidt () 11/12 dec 2012
J.E. Goldschmidt () Conferentie
J.E. Goldschmidt () COST
J.E. Goldschmidt () Employment Equity
J.E. Goldschmidt () Lezing, februari 2011.
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The topic of her dissertation was "National and indigenous constitutional law in Ghana: their development and their relation to each other" (Leiden, 1981).

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Additional functions and activities

Member of the (Executive committee of the)  International Commission of Jurists (Geneva), 

- Chair of Durch Coalition for Inclusion

- Member of Geuzenpenning Committee

- Member of Board of Disability Studies in the Netherlands

- Member of Executive Board of the Netherlands' Quarterly of Human Rights

- Member of Advisory Board of Pro Demos (Centre for Democracy and Rule of Law)

- Member of Advisry Board of PILP (Strategic Litigation in Human Rights)

- Member of Advisory Council Scholars at Risk (UAF)

- Member of Jury Max van der Stoel price (Dissertations/ Theses in Human Rights).

- Member of jury Hans Thoolen Price (Master theses in Human Rights).

- Member of Jury of NJV price (Dutch Layers Association´s bi annual price)

 

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