Kirsten Ketscher, Professor, Doctor of Laws, LLD

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Professor of Social Security and Welfare Law
Faculty of Law, University of Copenhagen

Professor II, Women's Law and Labour Law
at the Department of Women's Law
Faculty of Law
University of Oslo 


Research areas

I. Social Security and Social Welfare Rights in Denmark and in The European Union.
II. Social, Economic and Cultural Human Rights, in particular:

  • Women Rights
  • Childrens Rights

With focus on:

  • The European Convention on Human Rights
  • The UN Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination against Women (CEDAW)
  • The UN Convention on the Rights of the Child
  • European Convention on Social Security
  • EU-Charter on Fundamental Rights


  • Social Welfare Law - Care Rights (in Danish)
  • Social Security Law - Money Rights (in Danish)
  • Social Welfare Law - Rights of Children and Youths (in Danish)
  • The European Social Security Law (in Danish)

All courses at The Faculty of Law, University of Copenhagen