Dimitra Stefoudi


Dimitra Stefoudi is part of the International Institute of Air and Space Law of Leiden University and Faculty at the International Space University. She focuses her research and teaching on space application, cybersecurity and privacy in space activities, and space resources governance. Dimitra is Board Member of the Netherlands Space Society (NVR), Individual Member and Assistant Executive Secretary of the International Institute of Space Law (IISL), Board Member of the Space Court Foundation, and member of the European Centre for Space Law.

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EU Space Law – Three reasons against, three reasons in favour

The EU Space Law is a legislative initiative of the European Commission with the purpose to establish a common EU approach to resilience, safety, and sustainability in space (see more in this EJIL:Talk! post). It was announced, rather unexpectedly, in September 2023 by European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen. According to the…

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