Human rights accountability implications of mobilizing private actors for public objectives: a study of multi-stakeholder partnerships in education in the post-2015 development era. University of Antwerp
Popular Culture on Trial: European Human Rights as Agents of Cultural Change or Preservation? KU Leuven
Cultural traditions (such as Zwarte Piet, Epiphany) and elements of popular culture ( Tintin, the Smurfs, public advertising) are growingly contested on account of the discriminatory stereotypes (in terms of racism, sexism, ...) they may spread and possibly confirm. The research will critically assess how complaints about these traditions and cultural elements are dealt with in various European States, both in courts and in the societal ...
Examining Factors and Dynamics of Shifting European Human RightsStandards: the Case of Same-Sex Marriage Ghent University
Human rights have been interpreted to allow them to remain current and practical U+2013dynamic
interpretation U+2013in a world that differs greatly from when they were first drafted in treaties. The
European Court of Human Rights (ECtHR) has developed its own dynamic approach to interpreting
the European Convention on Human Rights (ECHR).
The concern with this dynamic approach and the ECHR is that the ECtHR has set no ...