01 January 2020 → 31 August 2022
Study visit at the Business and human rights Unity at the University of Pretoria in South Africa and field visits to the African Regional and sub-regional mechanisms of human rights protection as well as to some human rights organisations which support victims of human rights abuses by Multinational Corporations from African countries in their quests for remedies.
Funding: Federal funding: VLIR-UOS
01 October 2013 → 30 September 2017
The state's obligation to protect economic and social rights against violations by transnational corporations: health litigation in a context of resource extraction.
Fellows: Lieselot Verdonck
Funding: Research Foundation - Flanders (FWO), Regional and community funding: Special Research Fund