Project

Positive obligations under the ECHR – beyond the case by case approach

Duration
01 October 2011 → 30 September 2015
Funding
Regional and community funding: Special Research Fund, Research Foundation - Flanders (FWO)
Promotor
Research disciplines
  • Social sciences
    • Law
Keywords
positive obligations human rights European Court of Human Rights ECHR
 
Project description

Positive obligation are obligations under human rights convention on states to actively take steps to protect and fulfill human rights. My research concerns the legal reasoning of the European Court of Human Rights with respect to the justification of the existence of positive obligations and the determination of their scope.