Prof. Stefaan Smis


Prof. Stefaan Smis is professor at the Vrije Universiteit Brussel (VUB). His research interests include international law, law and Africa, and international humanitarian law.

He is involved in WP3 (building bridges) as promotor of the research of Marijke De Pauw "Building new rights on an integrated reading of existing sources: The case of the rights of the elderly"; WP6 (divergence and coherence) as promoter of the research of Derek Inman "Indigenous' peoples' rights to traditional lands, territories and resources: a comparative view from the various human rights systems" and in WP7 (crimes against humanity) as co-promoter of the research of Mathias Holvoet "Clarifying the grey zone between internal human rights abuses and crimes against humanity".


Prof. Stefaan Smis

Fundamental Rights & Constitutionalism Research Group, Vrije Universiteit Brussel

Pleinlaan 2
1050 Brussels, Belgium