Dr Claire Breen
Qualifications: BCL NUI LLM PhD Nott
Dr Breen holds a BCL from the National University of Ireland (University College Cork). She also holds an LLM (International Law) and a PhD from the University of Nottingham.
- Public Law & Social Justice
- International Law
Claire Breen’s current research interests focus upon the confluence of international human rights law and international humanitarian law, with a particular interest in States' legal obligations arising from post-conflict reconstruction. Dr Breen has previously published extensively in the area of children's rights.
Dr Breen is currently supervising doctoral candidates and has supervised LLM students in the past. She continues to welcome applications for doctoral and graduate supervision for any subject within international human rights law, international humanitarian law and the laws relating to peace operations.
Breen, C. (2019). Article 15: The Rights to Freedom of Association and Peaceful Assembly. In The UN Convention on the Rights of the Child A Commentary (pp. 517-550). Oxford Commentaries on International Law.
Breen, C. (2019). The Ageing of Article 2(1): The Child’s Right to be Free from Age-Based Discrimination.. In M. Skivenes, & K. H. Søvig (Eds.), Child Rights and International Discrimination Law Implementing Article 2 of the United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child (pp. 55-69). Routledge Research in International Law.
Breen, C. M. (2017). [Review of Human rights in New Zealand: Emerging faultlines by Judy McGregor, Sylvia Bell and Margaret Wilson]. New Zealand Law Journal, (4), 139-140.
Breen, C. M. (2017). Interpreting the child’s rights to equality and non-discrimination: The value of embracing difference. In Colloquium on the United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child Implementation Project. Conference held Norway.
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Human Rights; Law
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