Human Rights in a Global Perspective (HRGP-P)


Name:Said Mahmoudi
Title :

Doctor of Laws
Phone:08-16 26 10
Fax:08-612 41 09
Room:C 745
Public International Law
Environmental Law


Said Mahmoudi (1948), LL.M. 1974 (Tehran), Diploma in Graduate Legal Studies 1984 (Stockholm), LL.D. 1987 (Stockholm), associate professor of international law 1988 (Stockholm), professor of international law at Stockholm University since 1999. Between 1974 and 1981, I served as a diplomat at the Iranian Embassy in Stockholm and at the Iranian Ministry for Foreign Affairs. Since 2006, I have been arbitrator nominated by the Swedish Government according to Article 2 of Annex VII to the 1982 UN Convention on the Law of the Sea. I served as Dean of the Faculty of Law 2009 - 2011. My membership in different organizations include: International Advisory Board of the Law of the Sea Institute, University of California, Berkeley; International Council of Environmental Law (ICEL); Board of the Swedish Branch of International Law Association; Editorial Boards of the following publications: Yearbook of International Environmental Law; International Journal of Nuclear Law; Scandinavian Studies in Law; Aegean Review of the Law of the Sea and Maritime Law. My main research areas include law of the sea, international environmental law, particularly EU environmental law, use of force and international organization. My current research is about self-defence in relation to “unwilling or unable” States.

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Course title:
Human Rights in a Global Perspective
Semester: Spring term 2020
Study period: 1
Rate of studies: 100%
Credits: 15.0
Language of instruction: English


Course contact:
Course coordinator:
Sara Freeman
Course manager:
David Fisher


Dawody Nylén Hevi
Fisher David
Longworth Sally
Mahmoudi Said
Petman Jarna
Underwood William
Anna Rogalska-Hedlund
Rhodri Williams
Théo Jaekel