Angelica Bonfanti Associate Professor in International Law in the Law Faculty of the University of Milan
Angelica Bonfanti (Ph.D.) is Associate Professor in International Law in the Law Faculty of the University of Milan, where she teaches EU Law on Business and Human Rights, Sustainable, Development in Global Trade (WTO) Law, and International Law (a.y. 2020/2021).
She is the Head of Studies of the Master program in Sustainable Development of the University of Milan and a member of the Coordinating Committee of the Interest Group of the European Society of International Law (ESIL) on International Business and Human Rights. Her research activity chiefly focuses on public and private international law, business and human rights, cyber law, international trade and investment law.
She is the author of the book Imprese multinazionali, diritti umani e ambiente. Profili di diritto internazionale pubblico e privato (Milan: Giuffrè, 2012) and of many book chapters and articles published in collected volumes and peer-reviewed legal journals, as well as the editor of the collected volume Business and Human Rights in Europe: International Law Challenges (Routledge, 2019) and the co-editor (with F. Romanin Jacur and F. Seatzu) of the book Natural Resources Grabbing: An International Law Perspective (Leiden: Brill, 2015).
Angelica has been often invited to present the outcomes of her research at international and national conferences, has convened seminars, and has participated to research projects funded by the Italian government and the European Union. She is also a member of the editorial committee of legal journals specialized in international law.
Field of expertise in the B&HRs area: State Duty to Protect; Human Rights Due Diligence; Access to Judicial Remedies