- Law and social movements
- Law and violence
- Violence against women
- Sexual and reproductive rights
Julieta Lemaitre left PRIO in 2018. The information on this page is kept for historical reasons.
Julieta Lemaitre is Associate Professor of Law at Universidad de los Andes, Bogotá. She is a lawyer from Universidad de los Andes (1995), has an M.A. in gender and religious studies from NYU 1998 and a doctoral degree in law (SJD) from Harvard University (2007) with a concentration in law and society. Her research areas are law and social movements, law and violence, violence against women, and sexual and reproductive rights. She has collaborated with Kristin Sandvik at PRIO since 2009, and was appointed a PRIO Global Fellow in 2014. In the fall of 2014 and spring of 2015 she will also be Robina Foundation Visiting Human Rights Fellow at the Yale Law School.
Book chapter in Refugees' Roles in Resolving Displacement and Building Peace: Beyond Beneficiaries
Journal article in Third World Quarterly
PRIO Policy Brief
Journal article in Stability: International Journal of Security and Development
Journal article in Social & Legal Studies
PRIO Policy Brief
Book chapter in The Public Law of Gender From the Local to the Global
Popular article in Reliefweb
Book chapter in International Law and Post-Conflict Reconstruction Policy
Popular article in IntLawGrrls
The December 2017 issue of the PRIO Gender, Peace and Security Update is now out.
Julieta Lemaitre is one of the 51 magistrates who will sit on the various courts of the Special Jurisdiction for Peace (JEP) in Colombia.
Women’s Legal Mobilisation in a Violent Context: Lessons from internally displaced women’s organisations in Colombia
In the project “The Significance of Political Organization and International Law for Displaced Women in Colombia: A Socio-legal study of Liga De Mujeres, Julieta Lemaitre (Associate Professor of Law at Universidad de los Andes, Bogotá, PRIO Global Fellow and Robina Foundation Visiting Human Rights Fellow, Yale Law School), Kristin Bergtora Sandvik (Senior Researcher at PRIO and Director of the Norwegian Centre for Humanitarian Studies) and a team of graduate students have explored the i ...
Funded by AIDEFFECT program of Research Council of Norway
The Role and Relevance of Gender in Peace Mediation
PRIO Global Fellows are academics with strong scholarly records and a commitment to the research agenda on peace and conflict.
Kristin Bergtora Sandvik welcomed as contributor to the IntLawGrrls blog.