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The European Joint Doctorate in Law and Development (EDOLAD) is an innovative doctoral programme in the field of Law and Development based upon co-operation between six universities: Tilburg University (NL), Deusto University (E), Oslo University (N), Tartu University (EE), the University of Edinburgh (UK) and North-West University (ZA). The programme started life as a three-year Erasmus Mundus Lifelong Learning Programme Project, funded by the European Union, and launched in January 2015.

Latest News

  • Monday, April 11, 2016: Inaugural lecture

    EDOLAD Programme Director, Prof. Morag Goodwin, will deliver her inaugural lecture entitled ‘The Importance of Elsewhere’ on 29 April in the aula of Tilburg University.

  • Sunday, April 3, 2016: New Frontiers in Global Environmental Constitutionalism - Implementing Human and Environmental Rights in Global Contexts

    NWU organised a conference on ‘New Frontiers in Global Environmental Constitutionalism - implementing Human and Environmental Rights in Global Contexts’, 13-15 April. Both EDOLAD consortium member Prof.

  • Tuesday, March 1, 2016: Himani arrives in India

    EDOLAD researcher Himani Bhukani has arrived in India to start her fieldwork.

  • Monday, February 1, 2016: Project Committee meeting

    The EDOLAD participating institutions held a meeting on 1st February in Tartu to discuss the running of the programme. It was also an opportunity for the EDOLAD community to welcome our new researchers and to catch...

  • Thursday, January 28, 2016: Launch of the 2016 core curriculum!

    The second addition of the EDOLAD core curriculum launched on 28th January in Tartu, Estonia.


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