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Owiso Owiso

Owiso Owiso

Doctoral researcher

Faculty or Centre Faculty of Law, Economics and Finance
Research Unit RU Law
Postal Address Weicker Building, Université du Luxembourg
4, rue Alphonse Weicker
L-2721 Luxembourg
Campus Office C124
Telephone (+352) 46 66 44 5582
Fax (+352) 46 66 44 35582

Owiso Owiso is a doctoral candidate in public international law under the supervision of Prof. Matthew Happold, having joined the University of Luxembourg in February 2019.

Owiso holds an LL.B from the University of Nairobi (Kenya), a PGD-Legal Practice from the Kenya School of Law), an LL.M from the University of Pretoria (South Africa) and a MAS from the University of Geneva (Switzerland). He is licensed to practise law in Kenya, having been called to the Kenyan Bar in January 2016. Prior to joining FDEF, Owiso assisted the UN Special Rapporteur on the Human Rights Situation in Eritrea as a research assistant, and undertook internships at the Office of the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights in Geneva, Switzerland and at the International Criminal Court in The Hague, The Netherlands. His doctoral research focuses on the international criminal justice obligations of regional inter-governmental organisations. His other research interests include international criminal courts/tribunals, transitional justice and human rights.

Last updated on: Wednesday, 27 February 2019

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See detailSouth Africa’s incomplete socio-economic transition: A case study on inequality and populism
Owiso, Owiso; Boshoff, Elsabé

in Diritti Umani e Diritto Internazionale (in press)

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See detailPlea bargaining at the International Criminal Court: Introducing transformative justice aspects prevalent in African cultures
Oyugi, Phoebe; Owiso, Owiso

in Leyh, Brianne McGonigle; Fraser, Julie (Eds.) Intersections of law and culture at the International Criminal Court (in press)

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See detailThe proposed Hybrid Court for South Sudan: Moving South Sudan and the African Union to action against impunity
Owiso, Owiso

in African Journal on Conflict Resolution (2018), 18(2), 87-113

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See detailPan-Africanism and development in the twenty-first century: A critical analysis of the New Partnership for Africa’s Development
Boshoff, Elsabé; Owiso, Owiso

in Addaney, Michael; Nyarko, Michael Gyan (Eds.) Ghana @ 60: Governance and human rights in twenty-first century Africa (2017)

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See detailIntractable conflicts in Africa: The international response to the Darfur and South Sudan crises
Owiso, Owiso; Boshoff, Elsabé; Mamhare, Tapiwa; Tsighe, Adiam

in Global Campus Human Rights Journal (2017), 1(2), 287-314

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See detailActualising women’s participation in politics and governance in Africa: The case of Kenya and Ghana
Owiso, Owiso; Sefah, Bright

in African Human Rights Yearbook (2017), 1

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