Globalizing Minority Rights

Project: Research

Project Details


Globalizing Minority Rights (GMR) is an international interdisciplinary research project funded by The Research Council of Norway (NFR 259017), SAMKUL Program (2016-2020).
GMR is organized under the Pluralism, Democracy, and Justice research group at the Department of Philosophy, UiT The Arctic University of Norway, and lead by Prof. Kasper Lippert-Rasmussen and Associate Prof. Annamari Vitikainen.
The project aims to develop a cosmopolitan approach to the conceptualization, justification, and implementation of minority rights, and to test this theoretical framework on three case studies: minorities in the developing world, indigenous peoples, and refugees. GMR is divided into six working packages.
Effective start/end date07/11/201631/12/2020

Research Output

  • 1 Net publication - Internet publication

Review of Chapter 1. “The Moral Significance of the Refugee Regime”

Lægaard, S., 15 Mar 2017

Research output: Other contributionNet publication - Internet publicationResearch

Open Access


  • 1 Participation in workshop, seminar, course

Conceptual issues and issues of implementing minority rights

Sune Lægaard (Participant)

24 Oct 201725 Oct 2017

Activity: Participating in or organising an eventParticipation in workshop, seminar, course