Publications

Examples of publications related to vulnerability by the research team


Mikaela Heikkilä and Maija Mustaniemi-Laakso: Vulnerability as a human rights variable: African and European developments, in African Human Rights Law Journal (2020) Vol. 20(2), 777-789.

Elina Pirjatanniemi: Korona kärjistää erisarvoisuutta [Corona exacerbates inequality] (column in Turun Sanomat 23 April 2020).

Viljam Engström, ‘The IMF and Protection of Vulnerable Groups’, Nordic Journal of International Law 89 (2020).

Mikaela Heikkilä, Hisayo Katsui and Maija Mustaniemi-Laakso: ‘Disability and vulnerability: A human rights reading of the responsive state’, in Hisayo Katsui and Chalklen Shuaib (eds.) Disability, Globalization and Human Rights (Routledge 2020).

Mikaela Heikkilä, Hisayo Katsui and Maija Mustaniemi-Laakso: ‘Disability and vulnerability: A human rights reading of the responsive state’, The International Journal of Human Rights (published on-line January 2020)

Viljam Engström, ‘Unpacking the Debate on Social Protection Floors’, Goettingen Journal of International Law 9 (2019) 3.

Viljam Engström, ‘A slow revolution to protect the poor and vulnerable? The International Monetary Fund’s Social Spending Strategy 2019‘, Völkerrechtsblog, 27 September 2019.

Elina Pirjatanniemi, ‘Victims of Trafficking in the Migration Discourse: A Conceptualisation of Particular Vulnerability’ in Rita Haverkamp, Ester Herlin-Karnell, Claes Lernestedt (eds.) What is Wrong with Human Trafficking? Critical Perspectives on the Law (Hart 2019), pp. 77-97

Mikaela Heikkilä and Maija Mustaniemi-Laakso, ‘Turvapaikanhakijoiden haavoittuvuuden huomioiminen Suomen ulkomaalaisoikeudessa ja käytänteissä’ [The recognition of the vulnerability of asylum-seekers in the Finnish asylum law and practices] in Eveliina Lyytinen (ed.), Turvapaikanhaku ja pakolaisuus Suomessa (Siirtolaisuusinstituutti 2019), pp. 65-87

Elina Pirjatanniemi, ‘Pathways for Future Generations in Existing Legal Human Rights Provisions’ in Marcus Düwell, Gerhard Bos, Naomi van Steenbergen (eds.) Pathways for Future Generations in Existing Legal Human Rights Provisions (Routledge 2018), pp. 66-78.

Saarikkomäki Elsa, Oljakka Nea, Vanto Johanna, Pirjatanniemi Elina, Lavapuro Juha, Alvesalo- Kuusi Anne, ‘Kansainvälistä suojelua koskevat päätökset Maahanmuuttovirastossa 2015-2017. Pilottitutkimus 18-34-vuotiaita Irakin kansalaisia koskevista myönteisistä ja kielteisistä päätöksistä 2015-2017‘ [Decisions of the Finnish Immigration Service concerning international protection in 2015–2017. Pilot study on the positive and negative decisions regarding Iraqi citizens aged 18–34] (2018).

Viljam Engström, Converging Human Rights and Economics?, in Verfassungsblog, 15 February 2018.

Maija Mustaniemi-Laakso, Mikaela Heikkilä, Eleonora Del Gaudio, Sotiris Konstantis, Maria Nagore Casas, Dolores Morondo, Venkatachala G. Hegde and Graham Finlay, The protection of vulnerable individuals in the context of EU policies on border checks, asylum and immigration, FRAME Research Report (2016).

Mikaela Heikkilä and Maija Mustaniemi-Laakso, ‘Seeing the individual in the midst of large-scale phenomena: Some remarks on the European approach to the refugee situation’, European Yearbook of Human Rights (2016), pp. 187-200.

Viljam Engström, ‘Deference and the Human Rights Committee’, Nordic Journal of Human Rights (2016), Vol. 34(2), pp. 73-88.