Catherine Harwood


Catherine Harwood is a Ph.D. Researcher at the Grotius Centre for International Legal Studies at Leiden University, under the co-supervision of Professor Carsten Stahn and Professor Larissa van den Herik. Her doctoral research analyses links between international commissions of inquiry and international criminal justice, and explores commissions' engagement with fields of international law. Ms. Harwood holds an LL.M. in Advanced Studies in Public International Law from Leiden University, and an LL.B (Hons) and a Bachelor of Arts in Sociology from Victoria University of Wellington, New Zealand.

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Will the ‘Sleeping Beauty’ Awaken? The Kunduz Hospital Attack and the International Humanitarian Fact-Finding Commission

Editors Note: Following the attack earlier this month in Kunduz on a hospital run by Médecins Sans Frontières, we  are  today posting two articles on the potential role of the International Humanitarian Fact-Finding Commission (IHFFC) in any investigation. The two posts, the first by Ove Bring (Professor Emeritus of International Law at Stockholm University & Swedish National Defence University, and former…

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