Carola Lingaas

About/Bio

Carola Lingaas is an Associate Professor of Law at VID Specialized University (Oslo, Norway). Her research interests are in international criminal law, human rights law and minority rights. Apart from numerous book chapters and journal articles, she published the book The Concept of Race in International Criminal Law (Routledge 2019). She was educated at the University of Zurich (MA) and Oslo (LLM and PhD). Prior to joining academia, Carola worked for several years in the Red Cross (ICRC South Sudan and Norwegian Red Cross).

Recently Published

Jewish Israeli and Palestinians as distinct ‘racial groups’ within the meaning of the crime of apartheid?

  The Human Rights Watch (HRW) report ‘A Threshold Crossed: Israeli Authorities and the Crimes of Apartheid and Persecution’ is the newest addition to research reports (here, here and here) that conclude that the Israeli authorities have committed the crime against humanity of apartheid. The report has been termed a “wake-up…

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