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Election update, Author: Miriam Siemes, 23. 11. 2018

The end of an era On October 29, Angela Merkel declared that she would not run for the party chair of the Christian Democratic Union (CDU) again, a position she held for the past 18 years. It marks the beginning … Continue reading

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The Polish Constitutional Crisis – a Drama in Three Acts

by Malwina Wojcik On 20 December 2017 the European Commission adopted a Reasoned Proposal for a Council Decision regarding the systematic violations of the rule of law in Poland, taking the first step to an unprecedented launch of the Art. … Continue reading

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Conference on Constitutional History: Comparative Perspectives – Call for papers

The third Annual Illinois-Bologna Conference on Constitutional History: Comparative Perspectives will be held in Bologna, Italy, on November 13 and 14, 2017. The conference keynote speaker will be Giuliano Amato, Judge of the Constitutional Court of Italy, former Prime Minister … Continue reading

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The ССSDD would like to present you the TENTATIVE SCHEDULE of SUMMER SCHOOL “EU and Legal Reform” 2017

Tentative Schedule

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International Human Rights Class: 2017 Indigenous People’s Rights Role Play

On Monday, May 1, students in Prof. Pennicino and Prof. Frosini’s International Human Rights class participated in an indigenous people’s rights role play. Beforehand, background knowledge was provided on the international provisions relevant to indigenous peoples and the importance of … Continue reading

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2017 International Law Study Trip to The Hague, Netherlands

Students interested in international law at Johns Hopkins University SAIS participated in a study trip to The Hague, Netherlands from March 20-21. The two-day trip was attended by eight students over spring break. They were joined by Dr. Marko Milenkovic, … Continue reading

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Distinguished Guest Professors visit CCSDD to discuss IACL project on Constitutionalism in Illiberal Democracies and to talk about constitutional development and human rights in Asia

Professors Andrew Harding of National University of Singapore and Peter Leyland Professor at London Metropolitan University and at the School of Oriental and African Studies are visiting the CCSDD and Johns Hopkins University- SAIS this week. On Monday February 13, … Continue reading

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