Human Rights


On 5 April 2018, Prof. Dr. Thomas Giegerich presented a paper on „Federalist and Antifederalist Forces in the Multilevel System of Human Rights Protection in Europe“ at the Conference „L’idée fédérale européenne – passé et avenir à la lumière du droit comparé“ at the Centre de droit public comparé of the Université Paris II Panthéon-Assas. An outline can be downloaded here.


Lecture on „The Charter of Fundamental Rights of the EU and Human Rights Protection in Europe“ by Univ.-Prof. Dr. Thomas Giegerich

The Europa-Institut of Saarland University is currently organizing the Spring School in European Integration 2016 on “Human Rights as a Key for Democracy“ with the financial support of the German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD) and the German Federal Foreign Office (6 – 12 June 2016). This Spring School is designed […]


Prof. Dr. Yuji Iwasawa from the University of Tokyo at the Europa-Institut

Guest Lecture on „The Work of the Human Rights Committee: Recent Developments“ Prof. Dr. Yuji Iwasawa, Professor of International Law at the University of Tokyo (Faculty of Law) came to visit the Europa-Institut on the 25th of November 2015. For an audience of approximately 70 people he provided some insight […]