Senior Lecturer
University of Szeged Faculty of Law


Areas of Expertise
International Human Rights Law,  International Law, Treaties, UN Human Rights System

Region of Focus

Anikó Szalai is a senior lecturer at the University of Szeged, Hungary (Faculty of Law). She teaches International Law, Human Rights, Minority Rights, Model UN, Law of International Organizations and Theory of International Relations. She is a regular lecturer at the Human Rights Summer Course at Europa-Universitaet Viadrina (Germany, Frankfurt Oder), and is a co-founder and coordinator of the Regional Academy on the United Nations. She defended her PhD thesis titled The Effect of Armed Conflicts on Treaties in 2012.

Recent Publications
Article 27 of the ICCPR in Practice, with Special Regard to the Protection of the Roma Minority, In: Szabó, Marcel – Varga, Réka – Láncos, Petra Lea (ed.) Hungarian Yearbook of International Law and European Law 2015.
Hague: Eleven International Publishing, 2016. pp. 115-138.

Protection of the Roma Minority under International and European Law, Hague: Eleven International Publishing, 2015. 212 p.

Same Target from Different Angles? Anti-discrimination, Protection of Minorities and the Rights of Indigenous Peoples in the UN, PÉCS JOURNAL OF INTERNATIONAL AND EUROPEAN LAW 2014:(1) pp. 30-44. (2014)

Recent ACUNS Activity
Participation in ACUNS Vienna conferences, events
Organization and coordination of the Regional Academy on the United Nations (related to ACUNS Vienna)
Conference lecture at ACUNS 2014 Annual Meeting (Istanbul, Turkey,  2014)