Francisco Javier Mena Parras


Francisco Mena is a doctoral researcher at the Vrije Universiteit Brussel (Research Group Fundamental Rights & Constitutionalism) and the Institut d’Études Européennes of the Université libre de Bruxelles, where he is also a teaching assistant. His main research interests are EU Law, Human Rights Law, Legal Theory and Philosophy of Law.

Francisco Mena is a PhD researcher within WP6 on Divergence and Coherence in Human Rights Law. His thesis focuses on the national margin of appreciation as a tool to regulate divergence on the protection of fundamental rights at the EU level.


Francisco Javier Mena Parras

Institute for European Studies, Université libre de Bruxelles

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