Global & Senior Global Research Fellows
Academic Year 2007-2008
Dr. Ludovic Hennebel
Global Research Fellow
Dr. Ludovic Hennebel holds a Ph.D. in Law (ULB, 2005), the Diploma on International Protection of Human Rights from the Institut Rene Cassin in Strasbourg (2001), an LL.M. in human rights and civil liberties (University of Leicester, UK, 1999), and a B.A. and M.A. in law (ULB, 1998). He has been a member of the Perelman Center for Legal Philosophy of the Law Faculty of the Universite Libre de Bruxelles since 2000, where he conducts his research and acts as director of the Brussels based academic association Magna Carta - Human Rights Network International. His research focuses on international human rights law. He has worked on the inter-American system of human rights, the UN system of human rights, business and human rights, global justice and global law. He is the author and editor of various publications, including, inter alia, 'Classer les droits de l¹homme' (Book with Emmanuelle Bribosia, Bruylant, 2004), 'Responsabilite des entreprises et coregulation' (Book with Thomas Berns and others, Bruylant, 2006), and 'La Convention americaine des droits de l'homme' (Bruylant, 2007) among others. At NYU, he will work on "Towards global justice: How to ensure an access to justice for the human rights violations' victims?" at the Center for Human Rights and Global Justice.