Centres and institutes

The department of Public Law supports a number of internal and external target groups. Check the links to find out more.

Human Rights Centre

Prof. Dr. E. Brems and Prof. Dr. Yves Haeck both run this centre, which specialises in human rights research. Prof. J. Vande Lanotte is co-founder of the center. Prof. Dr. D. Voorhoof from the Communication department of the Faculty of Political and Social Sciences contributes in areas concerning freedom of speech and freedom of the press.

Migration Law Research Group

The Migration Law Research Group (MIGR) adopts a legal and socio-legal approach to the study of asylum and migration law, with particular attention for human rights implications.