Christine Chinkin

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Christine Chinkin CMG FBA[1] is a Professor of International Law and founding Director of the Centre for Women, Peace and Security at the London School of Economics and Political Science[2] and the William W. Cook Global Law Professor at the University of Michigan Law School. She was a member of the four-person United Nations Fact Finding Mission on the Gaza Conflict created by the United Nations Human Rights Council.[3] From January 2010, she is a member of the Human Rights Advisory Panel[4] of the United Nations Mission in Kosovo.

She was appointed Companion of the Order of St Michael and St George (CMG) in the 2017 Birthday Honours for services to advancing women's human rights worldwide.[5]


  1. ^ "Elections to the Fellowship 2009 - British Academy". 2010-12-06. Archived from the original on 2010-12-06. Retrieved 2017-05-31. 
  2. ^ "Christine Chinkin". London: The Guardian. 14 April 2011. Retrieved 17 April 2011. 
  3. ^ "Human Rights Council to discuss recent UN probe into Gaza conflict". UN News Centre. 13 October 2009. Retrieved 16 October 2009. 
  4. ^ "The Human Rights Advisory Panel". UNMIK DPI. Retrieved 21 January 2013. 
  5. ^ "No. 61962". The London Gazette (Supplement). 17 June 2017. p. B3.