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Winter school on 'tropical biodiversity and sustainability' in Indonesia

In the presence of the ambassador for the Netherlands, Rob Swartbol, and the rector of Universitas Indonesia Muhammad Anis, the winter school on tropi...

Stukafest The Hague looking for Chuck Deely tribute

The late Chuck Deely, street musician and icon of The Hague, was planned to perform during Stukafest The Hague on February 2nd. Due to his unexpected ...

Happy ILS Lunching 2017! 30 January with Professor Joanne van der Leun

The first ILS Lunch Seminar of 2017 will take place on Monday 30 January. During this lunch seminar series all researchers from Leiden Law School can ...

Part 2 of the study on the participation of children in youth care

As of 1 February prof. Mariëlle Bruning, dr. Stephanie Rap and Denise Verkroost LL.M. will start the second part of the research project concerning th...

Leiden and Beijing in philosophical dialogue

Between January 11th and 14th the Institute for Philosophy of Leiden hosted the second edition of the Beijing-Leiden Conference in Philosophy, devoted...

Child Cancer Fund subsidises statistical research

Marta Fiocco, professor in the Mathematical Institute, has received a grant for analysing data on chemotherapy in children suffering from leukaemia. T...

Life work award for computer scientist Grzegorz Rozenberg

Leiden prof. emeritus Grzegorz Rozenberg is honoured with the first life time award in formal languages, a research area of theoretical computer scien...

Mechanism MRI amplifying agents explored

Special amplifying agents can make MRI scanners and NMR techniques hundreds of times more sensitive. Leiden physicists have now found a method to test...

10 February: wear something warm!

The University is taking part in the National Warm Sweater Day on 10 February and the heating will be turned down in many buildings. Make sure you wea...

International Humanitarian Law Clinic Exchange Conference 2016

The Kalshoven-Gieskes Forum on International Humanitarian Law and the Grotius Centre for International Legal Studies hosted the second annual “Interna...

Stressed brain, stressed heart?

Ilze Bot and Johan Kuiper have published in The Lancet. NRC have given them a column, https://www.nrc.nl/nieuws/2017/01/11/overactief-gebied-in-brei...

Our International Moot Court Competitions 2017

Each year the Grotius Centre in The Hague organises a number of internationally renowned moot court competitions. These competitions, also referred t...

Spotlight on Prof. Eric De Brabandere

Prof. Eric De Brabandere was recently appointed as Chair of International Dispute Settlement Law at the Grotius Centre for International Legal Studies...

Our economists in The Hague - research and teaching

The Department of Economics at Leiden Law School teaches courses in both Leiden and The Hague to more than 1700 students.

Rubicon grant Stefan de Jong

His two year Rubicon project is about the effect of university policies on societal engagement of academics in the social sciences and humanities.