Shahd Hammouri

About/Bio

Shahd is Doctoral Candidate at the Manchester International Law Centre, her current research takes on a socio-linguistic approach towards corporate accountability in war. Shahd is also a researcher and a consultant in Business and Human Rights focused on the Middle East.

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Claiming ‘Private’ to Evade Democracy? The Leviathan Gas Deal and the Jordanian Constitutional Court

  In 2014, a Jordanian activist stumbled upon an article in the New York Times claiming that Jordan is planning to sign an energy deal with a number of multi-national corporations planning to exploit gas fields controlled by Israel in the Mediterranean. A few weeks later, the Jordanian minister of energy confirmed the claims in a press…

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