Sofia Galani

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About/Bio

Dr Sofia Galani is a Senior Lecturer in Law at the University of Bristol Law School. She has published in the field of maritime security; the law of the sea; terrorism studies; and human rights. She is the co-editor (with Professor Sir Malcolm Evans) of Maritime Security and the Law of the Sea: Help or Hindrance? (EE, 2020) and the author of Hostages and Human Rights: Towards a Victim-Centred Approach? (CUP, 2021).

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Persons at Sea, International Law and Covid-19

As the Covid-19 pandemic continues to affect people around the world, the scholarly debate on how to uphold the rule of law amid the crisis remains relevant. A significant aspect of this debate has focused on the impact of Covid-19 restrictions on human rights (see, for example, here, here and here). However, it is not…

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