Governance, Law and Social Justice
How and to what extent does governance help or hinder social justice?
This forms the basis of the research carried out by members of the Governance, Law and Social Justice (GLSJ) research group at the International Institute of Social Studies. GLSJ researchers produces internationally leading, socially committed and societally relevant research on issues of governance from an explicitly social justice perspective.
The research group builds on the strong ISS tradition of research in the areas of politics, public administration, public policy and international law, but is committed to cutting across disciplinary boundaries.
The research group relates organically with the third ‘leg’ of ISS’ activities related to the valorization of research, in particular through capacity development activities in the global South.