Max Planck Institute for Comparative Public Law and International Law Logo Max Planck Institute for Comparative Public Law and International Law

You are here: Institute Personnel according to Type of Work Academic Staff Kypraios, Christos

Christos Kypraios

LL.M., Research Fellow

kypraios@mpil.de

Main Fields of Research:

International Economic Law, International Human Rights Law, International Law on the Use of Force, International Humanitarian Law, International Law of the Sea, Greek Public Law, Greek Criminal Law

Academic Career:

  • Since  9/2014  Ph.D Candidate, University of Basel. Research title: "Sovereign Financing and Odious Debt from the Perspective of International Law: Regulatory Reform and Human Rights Protection"
  • Since  2/2014  Research Fellow, Max Planck Institute of Comparative Public Law and International Law - Doctoral Research under the supervision of Anne Peters 
  • 2013 – 2014   Graduate student of International Affairs, Sciences Po (PSIA)
  • 2012 – 2013   Master in History, Istanbul Bilgi University
  • 2011 – 2012   Master in International Relations, Istanbul Bilgi University
  • 2011              Admittance to Athens Bar Association
  • 2010 – 2011   LL.M in International Law with Distinction, University of Nottingham
  • 2009 – 2011   Legal Traineeship
  • 2005 – 2009   Bachelor of Laws, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens

Publications

Further

    Christos Kypraios, Ilias Bantekas & Isaac Kebreab, ‘Outsourcing Law Reform to Private Contactors: A Human Rights Perspective,’ 2 International Human Rights Law Review, Volume 2, Issue 1, 2013, pp. 1-16.

Presentations

05 Nov 2016 - 06 Nov 2016

International law on outer space activities: Challenges and prospects

Keynote speech at SpaceUp Conference, Politecnico Milano, Milan

20 Oct 2016

Asteroid mining and space resources exploitation: The next frontier for international law?

Presentation at the Max Planck Institute for Comparative Public Law and International Law, Heidelberg

22 Jun 2016

An Introduction to Space Law

Presentation at the Max Planck Institute for Astronomy, Heidelberg

12 May 2016 - 13 Mai 2016

The Role of ESC Rights in Cooperative and Unilateral Responses to Future Sovereign Debt Crises

Presentation at PhD@maxlaw Workshop 2016, Max Planck Institute for Comparative and International Private Law, Hamburg

30 Oct 2015 - 31 Okt 2015

The Persistent Objector Rule in the Aegean Territorial Sea Dispute

Presentation at the International Conference on International Law and Domestic Policies, Turgut Ozal University, Ankara

31 Aug 2015

Three perspectives on the ‘Armenian genocide’ case

Presentation (together with Leonie Vierck and Elif Askin) at Max Planck Institute for Comparative Public Law and International Law, Heidelberg

22 Apr 2015 - 24 Apr 2016

The Concept of Odious Debt in International Law and the Human Rights Perspective

Presentation at the 1st Max Planck Young Legal Scholars Meeting, Max Planck Institute for Research on Collective Goods, Bonn

19 Jan 2015

Government cleansing in Ukraine: An assessment of the 2014 Ukrainian lustration law

Presentation at Max Planck Institute for Comparative Public Law and International Law, Heidelberg

Participation in Conferences at Home and Abroad

'How International Law Works in Times of Crisis', 12th ESIL Annual Conference, Riga, 07.09.2016 - 10.09.2016

"Global Governance in Hard Times", 5th Max Planck Masterclass in International Law with Professor  Michael Zürn, Heidelberg, 02.05.2016 - 05.02.2017

“The Age of Austerity: A New Challenge For State Powers”, Workshop, University of Edinburgh, United Kingdom, 30.03.2016

"The Future of Transatlantic Economic Governance in the Age of the BRICS", Workshop [organizers: American Society of International Law, European Society of International Law, Max Planck Institute for Comparative Public Law and International Law], Max Planck Institute for Comparative Public Law and International Law, Heidelberg  , 11.12.2015 - 12.12.2015

“ILA Study Group on the Engagement of National Courts with International Law", Concluding Conference [organizers: International Law Association, Max Planck Institute for Comparative Public Law and International Law], Max Planck Institute for Comparative Public Law and International Law, Heidelberg, 26.11.2015 - 27.11.2015

“Civil War, Intervention, and International Law” and “Food Security, Free Trade, and the Battle for the State”, Max Planck Lecture Series with Prof. Anne Orford, Max Planck Institute for Comparative Public Law and International Law, Heidelberg, Germany, 12.01.2015 - 13.01.2015

 “Democracy and Financial Order: Legal Perspectives, Workshop, Goethe University Frankfurt, Germany, 02.09.2015 - 03.09.2015

"Apprendre à repenser le droit international", 4th Max Planck Masterclass in International Law with Prof. Emmanuelle Tourme-Jouannet, Max Planck Institute for Comparative Public Law and International Law, Heidelberg, Germany, 04.05.2015 - 06.05.2015