Sergo Mananashvili

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Biographical note

Sergo Mananashvili graduated in law from the Faculty of International Law and International Relations of Tbilisi State University. He obtained his master’s degree (LL.M.) in European Law from the Europa-Institut of Saarland University (Germany) where he also defended with summa cum laude his PhD thesis on possibilities and limits of international and European law enforcement of the Geneva Refugee Convention.

Former member of Human Rights Centre at the Supreme Court of Georgia, Dr. Mananashvili has worked as a legal adviser in a UNHCR-funded project on legal protection of refugees and IDPs in Georgia and served later as a research officer in the section of European Law and European Migration Network (EMN) of German Federal Office for Migration and Refugees. He is currently an associated member of Institut Pierre Pescatore – Droits, Libertés, Europe et Globalisation at the University of La Rochelle.

His main areas of research are, inter alia, asylum and migration law, European human rights law, application of treaty interpretation methods by the European courts.