ConstPol Team


The Constitutional Identity of Poland: Is the Emperor Putting on the Old Clothes of Sovereignty? by Anna Sledzinska-Simon and Michał Ziółkowski

Our working group warmly recommends the excellent forthcoming article “The Constitutional Identity of Poland: Is the Emperor Putting on the Old Clothes of Sovereignty?” by Anna Sledzinska-Simon and Michał Ziółkowski. Abstract: “This paper analyses the way the term “constitutional identity” is understood and applied in the case-law of the Polish Constitutional Tribunal. The Tribunal first […]

International Conference: “Human Dignity and the Constitutional Crisis in Europe: Humanity, Democracy, Social Europe”

15th and 16th June 2017, European University Institute (EUI), Florence, Italy The School of Law at the University of Portsmouth and the European University Institute (EUI) organized a 2-day international conference on “Human Dignity and the Constitutional Crisis in Europe: Humanity, Democracy, Social Europe”. The conference was hosted by the European University Institute in Florence […]

Addressing the Refugees Crisis in Europe: Protection, Vulnerability, Security.

Round Table Discussion prior to the Conference on Human Dignity and the Constitutional Crisis in Europe Wednesday 14th June 2017, 11:30-13:00 Sala del Capitolo, Badia Fiesolana We invite members of the EUI community prior to our two-day conference on Human Dignity and the Constitutional Crisis in Europe: Humanity, Democracy, Social Europe to discuss ‘whose’ protection, […]

A Comparison: The Accommodation of Dietary Requirements of Religious Minorities in Prisons in Germany and the U.S.

Constitutionalism and Politics Working Group, has the pleasure to invite you to a talk by: Pauline M. S. Weller, PhD researcher, Law Department, EUI, who will present a work-in-progress paper: A Comparison: The Accommodation of Dietary Requirements of Religious Minorities in Prisons in Germany and the U.S. Many religions have dietary requirements that can make […]