Dr Sufyan Droubi

About/Bio

Dr Sufyan Droubi is Lecturer in Law within the School of Social Sciences, University of Dundee. Previously, Sufyan was a Postdoctoral Research Fellow at the University of São Paulo and at the University of Manchester, sponsored by a FAPESP Postdoctoral Fellowship. He holds a PhD in Law from the University of Essex. Fully qualified lawyer in Brazil since 1996, he spent twelve years in practice in international business law before turning to the academia. He is one of the editors of the Melland Shill Perspectives to International Law; and one of the coordinators of the Interest Group on International Organisations of the European Society of International Law.

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The Brazilian Federal Supreme Court comes to the protection of indigenous people’s right to health in the face of Covid-19

In August 2020, the plenary of the Brazilian Federal Supreme Court delivered a decision affirming the legal capacity of an indigenous movement, the Articulation of Indigenous Peoples of Brazil (APIB), to bring a claim before the Supreme Court for the review of actions and omissions of the federal government and the National Indian Foundation (FUNAI) when addressing…

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