Christina Johnsson

Dr Christina Johnsson is Head of the Department of Research and Academic Education at the Raoul Wallenberg Institute of Human Rights and Humanitarian Law (RWI), at Lund University. She has previously worked as an international expert at the Institute involved in several of the international training programs that RWI organizes.
Field of Specialization:
Human rights of minorities in an international and constitutional legal context
Main research interests:
• Human rights of minorities
• Human rights implementation/human rights based approach/indicators
• Equality and discrimination legislation
• Human rights in a democratic context
• Human rights of women
• Constitutional law theory, and constitutional transitions
• Human rights pedagogy
• Human rights leadership
Ongoing research:
The Human Rights State (funded by the Justa Gardi Foundation) 2010-2011 (main project)
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