Ten master students start working on CICJ Research Lab projects

Ten students from the master programme on International Crimes, Conflict and Criminology will participate in CICJ Research Lab to assist in academic research that is carried out at CICJ. They are Suzanne Groen, Janek Gulbis, Helena Kreiensiek, Hajer M’tiri, Matthias Mohrs, Hossein Mojtahedi, Caroline Opperman, Malte Stedtnitz, Maaike van de Vorst and Luna Yperman. These students will assist in three…

Management and screening in Syrian asylum cases during high influx

CICJ researchers Maarten Bolhuis and Joris van Wijk recently published a report entitled ‘Case management, identity controls and screening on national security and 1F exclusion; a comparative study on Syrian asylum seekers in five European countries’ (find the report here). The study was commissioned by the Norwegian Directorate of Immigration (UDI). The armed conflict in Syria…

Student assistant (intern) wanted for project on insider witnesses

CICJ’s Gabriele Chlevickaite is looking for a student assistant for her research project on insider witness’ assessments at the international criminal courts and tribunals. The project aims to empirically assess how international judges evaluate credibility and reliability of insider witnesses. At this stage of the research, Gabriele is starting an in-depth reading and coding of all…