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News: ALF Annual Seminar: Discussion on Business and Human Rights


Amsterdam Law Forum is hosting an Expert Panel Discussion on Busines and Human Rights this Wednesday 8 June (15:00-17:00) at Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam (room: Agora 1, 3rd floor, main building). Attendance is free, but registration is required as seats are limited! To register, send an email to

If you're around Amsterdam this week, we hope to see you there!

Posted: 2016-06-06 More...

Spring Issue

Amsterdam Law Forum is proud to announce the publication of our 2016 Spring Issue available here.  
Posted: 2016-04-27 More...
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Vol 8, No 1 (2016): Spring Issue

Table of Contents


Editorial Preface PDF
Lana G.P. Bosch 1-2

Scientific Articles

Politics of Justice, Human Rights and Reconciliation in the Collapsed State of Somalia PDF
Ahmed Khayre 3-27
Private Military Companies (PMCs) and International Criminal Law: Are PMCs the New Perpetrators of International Crimes? PDF
Stella Ageli 28-47


Protecting the Child’s Right to Participate in Criminal Justice Proceedings PDF
Eva Manco 48-77

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