Africa

  • Communis Hostis Omnium

    “A study in the legal and practical problems associated with piracy off the coast of Somalia and elsewhere. It examines some of the root causes of piracy, attempts to prevent or stop attacks, and mechanisms for the prosecution of suspected pirates. The prosecution of suspected pirates raises a myriad of legal issues that begin with arrest and collection of evidence, proper venue and jurisdiction, to name but a few."

  • Impunity Watch

    "Impunity Watch’s mission is to monitor and address horrific human rights abuses and possible situations of impunity. Whether the atrocities committed are acts of discrimination, acts of human trafficking such as the forced labor or sexual exploitation of individuals, the denial of access to food and water, acts of genocide, or other violations of fundamental human rights, those who commit these inhumane acts should be held accountable and brought to justice. Impunity Watch will be in the forefront creating awareness of these tragedies."

  • IntLawGrrls

    Intlawgrrls are "voices on international law, policy, practice." They "embrace foremothers' names to encourage crisp commentary, delivered at times with a dash of sass. We welcome replies, and we look forward to fresh dialogue on the matters of the day. It's our world, after all."

  • Legalnaija

    "Informing Nigerians about their civil rights, duties and obligations."

  • On Firmer Ground

    "On Firmer Ground is a site by and for law firm librarians. It is an ongoing discussion about the challenges law firm librarians face and strategies for surmounting them."

  • The Lex Specialis

    "An International law blog with a particular focus on International human rights law, international humanitarian law and the law of the United Nations."

  • Wronging Rights

    "Very serious commentary on very important issues." A human rights blog with some sarcastic posts.