Siri Gloppen

Siri Gloppen is a professor of Comparative Politics at the University of Bergen (UiB), Norway, and a senior researcher at the Chr. Michelsen Institute and Director of LawTransform the CMI-UiB Centre on Law & Social Transformation. Her research focuses on lawfare – the use of rights, law and courts as tools for social change – and the effects of lawfare strategies in different fields and across contexts, particularly in Africa, Latin America and India. 

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The quest for butterfly climate judging 

By: Catalina Vallejo & Siri Gloppen

With climate litigation, seemingly minor interventions in the legal realm can have a butterfly effect and generate major social and cultural transformations.



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