Wednesday, July 26, 2006


The nature of this blog is multifarious. It will serve as an archive of personal and other people's findings, a diary and a communication platform. It is in essence an addendum to my research activities as part of the comprehensive undertaking of the Swiss National Centre of Competence in Research "International Trade Regulation - From Fragmentation to Coherence" ( The latter comprises 12 research initiatives that could be broadly subsumed under the overarching pursuit for coherence in international law. My humble contribution is to the subproject "eDiversity: The Legal Protection of Cultural Diversity in a Digital Networked Environment", which is led by Christoph Beat Graber of the i-call centre of the University of Lucerne (
This blog remains however a personal endeavour and all mistakes mine.