Tag Archive: terrorism

My Priorities As UN Special Rapporteur on Counter Terrorism: The Problem of Permanent Emergencies

This blog post by Professor Fionnuala Ní Aoláin, PSRP researcher from the Transitional Justice Institute (TJI), University of Ulster, Robina Chair in Law, Public Policy, and Society at the University of Minnesota Law School and UN Special Rapporteur on Counter Terrorism: The Problem of Permanent Emergencies, was first published by Just Security on 9th of October […]

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TJI-PSRP Summer School: Gender, Conflict, Terrorism, and Countering-Violent Extremism, Belfast 2017

Transitional Justice Institute will run its 10th annual Summer School with the theme of Gender, Conflict, Terrorism and Countering-Violent Extremism, at Ulster University, Belfast.

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Female Suicide Bombers: Somethings Old and Somethings New

This post was originally published  as a “Monday Reflections” feature in Just Security. By Professor Fionnuala Ní Aoláin The international news media and human rights advocates alike have consistently publicized Boko Haram’s kidnapping, sexual violence, and torture of women in Northern Nigeria. Since 2009, reports have detailed the kidnapping of over 500 women and girls. The most infamous […]

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The “War on Terror” and Extremism: What is the Relevance of the Women, Peace and Security Agenda?

Professor Fionnuala Ní Aoláin will speak at NYU Law School, alongside Nahla Valji and Nikki Reisch on the relevance of the Woman, Peace and Security agenda to the ‘War on Terror’ and extremism.

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