Use of Force / Peacekeeping / International Organizations / Peacebuilding / International Economic Sanctions
Tarcisio Gazzini is Professor of international law at the University of East Anglia.
His research focuses on the use of force in international law, foreign investment law, human rights law, international organizations and economic sanctions.
He has previously taught at the Universities of Padua, Glasgow and VU Amsterdam. Between 2014 and 2017, he co-directed at the University of Lausanne a research project financed by the Swiss National Science Foundation on Foreign Investment in Africa: Gaining Development Momentum. He is a member of the International Law Association Committee on Role of International Law in Sustainable Natural Resource Management for Development. He is also a member of the editorial board of the book series International Investment Law and of the scientific board of the Journal on the Use of Force and International Law.
He holds a PhD in International Law from the University of Padua, a Master’s in International Law from the University of Nottingham and a degree in Political Science from the University of Padua.
ICRCExecutive Master - Course
The course provides an overview of the evolution of the rules governing the use of force in international law, focusing on military intervention on humanitarian grounds and the creation of the United Nations collective security system. It then addresses the concept of the responsibility to protect (R2P).
Tarcisio Gazzini, Nikolaos K Tsagourias
Manchester University Press
European Journal of International Law
We are a leading education institution in international humanitarian law, human rights and transitional justice.
Our research examines issues that are under-explored, need clarification, or are unconventional, experimental or challenging.
We provide training and short courses for professionals who want to deepen their expertise in a specific issue.
Our events provide a critical and scholarly forum for experts and practitioners to debate topical humanitarian, human rights and transitional justice issues.
The UN Security Council and Common Article 1: Understanding the Role of Peacekeeping Operations in Ensuring Respect for IHL examines the applicability of article 1 common to the Geneva Conventions of 1949 – on the obligation to respect and ensure respect for IHL – to the UN, with a specific focus on peacekeeping operations.
Ilya Pavlov, Unsplash
Our new Working Paper discusses how current initiatives on the regulation of artificial intelligence technologies should incorporate the protection and respect for human rights.
VOA, via Wikimedia Commons
This online IHL talk aims at shining light on some of the many legal, political and protection-related challenges stemming from the situation in Afghanistan.