The right to a Republic of Cyprus nationality for Turkish Cypriots

22 November 2018
Hopman in Law

As you may or may not know, Cyprus is a divided island. While the south of the island is governed by the internationally recognized Republic of Cyprus, the north is governed by the "Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus", an internationally unrecognized state.


Legal philosopher Marieke Hopman (1988) is currently engaged in PhD research on children's rights, working title: "looking at law through children's eyes". In addition to the theoretical and methodological framework designed from a bottom-up, legal pluralist approach, the research includes several case studies including field research. Amongst others, the child's right to education in the Central African Republic.