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Dr Conrad Nyamutata


Senior Lecturer in Law, De Montfort University, United Kingdom



Dr Conrad Nyamutata is a senior lecturer in law and institute head of research students (Institute for Law, Justice and Society) at De Montfort University, Leicester, United Kingdom. His teaching and research interests lie in the broader areas of international child law, international human rights, international humanitarian law and terrorism. He has published on children’s rights, including a leading text, International Child Law - 4th Edition Routledge (2020) (with Rajnaara C. Akhtar)



International Child Law - 4th Edition Routledge (2020) (with Rajnaara C. Akhtar)

‘Do Civil Liberties Really Matter During Pandemics?’ 9 (1) International Human Rights Law Review (2020)

‘The ideological construction of Western ISIS-associated females’ Journal of Language and Politics (2020)

‘The Decolonisation of Children’s Rights and the Colonial Contours of the Convention on the Rights of the Child’ 28 (1) The International Journal of Children’s Rights (2020) (with E. Faulkner) ;

'Young Terrorists or Child Soldiers? ISIS Children, International Law and Victimhood’ Journal of Conflict and Security Law (2020)


International child law, international human rights law, international humanitarian law, child soldiering, international criminal law
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