Joanna Choblet

Joanna joined the ICCT in August 2021 and is a Junior Research Fellow for the Rule of Law pillar. She holds a bachelor in French and international law, having studied in France and Sweden. Joanna graduated cum laude from the Leiden University Public International Law LLM, for which she wrote a thesis on alleged forced labour of the Uyghur minority in China as a crime against humanity. She also graduated cum laude from the MSc in Comparative Criminal Justice with a thesis on the prolonged detention of migrants in immigration detention centres in France and the United States during the Covid-19 pandemic.

She has experience working in an international tribunal which prosecutes terrorist crimes as she has previously completed an internship at the Special Tribunal for Lebanon. Her research interests include international criminal law, counter-terrorism, human rights law, and the interplay between human rights and criminal justice responses to terrorism.

Key ICCT Publications:

Choblet, J. Salle d’audience ou scène de théâtre? Mise en scène versus procès équitable dans l’affaire des attentats de Paris. Perspective, The International Centre for Counter-Terrorism, 12 April 2022

Choblet, J. Courtroom or stage? Performance vs. a fair trial in the Paris attacks case. Perspective, The International Centre for Counter-Terrorism, 25 March 2022