Counter-terror measures now have the appearance of a well-rehearsed ritual.
The Human Rights Reading Group is for PhD students and scholars interested in discussing ideas and issues in human rights law, theory and practice.
States’ attempts to appropriate and configure particular lands are challenged by opposing forces that seek to re-appropriate them and to create alternative counter spaces.
Concepts developed with particular meanings in a non-human rights context can enter into a dedicated human rights domain, with particular consequences.
The promises of increased effectiveness, inclusivity and fairness in a human rights based approach response to climate change is questioned.