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Help us to improve Völkerrechtsblog!

Ever wanted to give us some feedback? This is your chance! Völkerrechtsblog will get a new website, and before we start the reform process we would like to hear your opinion. We highly appreciate if you take 10 minutes to tell us what we can improve to make Völkerrechtsblog even better and more user friendly.

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Das Team stellt sich vor / Introducing our team

Wer steht eigentlich hinter dem Völkerrechtsblog? Anlässlich unseres 5-jährigen Bestehens möchten wir uns vorstellen – und erklären, was uns an der Blogarbeit begeistert. In den nächsten Monaten wird unser Team zusätzliche Verstärkung erhalten, worauf wir uns sehr freuen. Stay tuned! Ever wondered who stands behind Völkerrechtsblog? On the occasion of our 5th anniversary we would like to introduce ourselves – and explain what inspires us to participate in this project. …

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Happy Birthday, Völkerrechtsblog!

Today exactly five years ago, our first post went online. To celebrate a birthday with a blog means to celebrate what fills the blog with life: its articles, its authors, its readers, its commentators – and not least the whole editing team whose dedicated work makes Völkerrechtsblog possible. We are extremely happy about how the blog has evolved over the last years. It started off as a small project run …

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New Collaboration between Völkerrechtsblog and Ruhr University Bochum’s Institute for International Law of Peace and Armed Conflict (IFHV)

From 2019 onwards, Völkerrechtsblog is regularly publishing Bofaxe: academic snapshots of up-to-the minute news in international law as produced by international law researchers at the Ruhr University Bochum’s Institute for International Law of Peace and Armed Conflict (IFHV) and affiliated scholars. The series of the Bofaxe was originally started in 1988 when Professor Knut Ipsen founded the IFHV in Bochum. On one page, Bofaxe assess current legal and political events and contextualize …

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Funding Völkerrechtsblog

The German national research funding organization DFG will support Völkerrechtsblog in the coming years

Since its inception in 2014, Völkerrechtsblog has been run by dedicated volunteers who spent countless hours of their spare time, and sometimes even their own money, on the blog. As workload and expectations have been growing, the time has come to secure more sustainable funding and to further professionalize the blog. We are thus happy to announce that Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft (DFG), the German national research funding organization, has awarded funding to …

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Völkerrecht 2.0 – es ist angerichtet

Dana Schmalz und Michael Riegner (für die Redaktion des Völkerrechtsblogs)  Hier ist er, der neue Völkerrechtsblog. Noch erinnert er an den Blick auf einen gedeckten Tisch in Erwartung einer großen Feier. Die ersten geladenen Gäste trudeln ein, und die Tür steht allen offen, die kommen wollen. Wie werden sich die Gäste verstehen? Welche Köstlichkeiten werden sie mitbringen? Werden die Unterhaltungen angeregt und die Gespräche amüsant sein? Eine Feier kann man …

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