Ian Matthew Kysel


Ian Matthew Kysel is a Visiting Assistant Clinical Professor of Law at Cornell Law School. He founded and directs the Transnational Disputes Clinic and the International Migrants Bill of Rights (IMBR) Initiative. Kysel is a core faculty member in Cornell’s Migration and Human Rights Program and represents that Program on the Steering Committee of the Global Strategic Litigation Council for Refugee Rights, which he also co-founded. He currently also holds appointments as a Non-Resident Fellow at The Zolberg Institute on Migration and Mobility at The New School, as a Plumer Visiting Research Fellow at St. Anne's College, University of Oxford, and as an Academic Visitor at Oxford’s Faculty of Law.

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Generous, but Equal Treatment? Anti-Discrimination Duties of States Hosting Refugees Fleeing Ukraine

More than 5 million refugees have recently fled Ukraine, the fastest-growing mass displacement in this century. About a quarter of Ukraine’s population and half of its children have fled their homes. The European Union (EU) responded with a first-time activation of the Temporary Protection Directive (TPD). Lurking behind tremendous generosity, States have treated…

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