Farhaan Uddin Ahmed

Legal Professional, Office of Public Counsel for Victims (OPCV), International Criminal Court (ICC)

Lecturer in Public International Law, School of Law, BRAC University

LLM, University of Cambridge (2016)
LLB (Honours), BRAC University (2014)


Research Articles:

Right to be Forgotten: A Critique of the Post-Costeja Gonzalez Paradigm’ (2015) 21(6) Computer and Telecommunications Law Review 175


Op-Eds and Blog Posts:

Folk Fest Registration Controversy Exemplifies the Need for Data Protection Law’ The Daily Star (Dhaka, 19 November 2019)

Shamima Begum may be a Bangladeshi Citizen After All’ EJIL: Talk! (14 March 2019)

Sexual Misconduct at the Workplace and a Culture of Impunity’ The Daily Star (Dhaka, 5 November 2018)

How Bangladesh should Approach the Rohingya Issue’ The Daily Star (Dhaka, 24 September 2018)

Myanmar Remains Disingenuous when it comes to Rohingya Repatriation’ The Diplomat (Washington, DC, 28 August 2018)

Bangladesh’s Observations on Rohingya Deportation’ The Daily Star (Dhaka, 30 May 2018)

Myanmar should pay Reparations to Rohingyas’ The Daily Star (Dhaka, 13 May 2018)

In Search of Justice: Ethnic Cleansing of Rohingyas and the International Criminal Court’ The Daily Star (Dhaka, 3 March 2018)

Rohingyas’ Dignified Return to their Homeland’ The Kathmandu Post (Kathmandu, 23 November 2017)

Rohingyas’ Dignified Return to their Homeland is more than just Agreement to Repatriate’ The Straits Times (Singapore, 21 November 2017)

Rohingyas’ Dignified Return to their Homeland’ The Daily Star (Dhaka, 21 November 2017)

Case for a UN Interim Administration in Rakhine’ The Daily Star (Dhaka, 25 October 2017)

Protecting Data in Digital Bangladesh’ The Daily Star (Dhaka, 7 May 2017)

The Fate of the Stateless’ Dhaka Tribune (Dhaka, 26 April 2017)

Diplomatic protection for the stateless Rohingya’ Policy Forum (Canberra, 22 March 2017)

Diplomatic protection for the stateless Rohingya’ New Mandala (Canberra, 22 March 2017)

With Dr. Md. Rizwanul Islam, ‘Justice Against Sponsors of Terrorism Act: An Assault on State Immunity’ The Daily Star (Dhaka, 7 February 2017)

Blocking Pornographic Websites Counterintuitive and Futile’ The Daily Star (Dhaka, 7 January 2017)

The Man I Knew’ Dhaka Tribune (Dhaka, 21 October 2014)


Notes on Constitutional Law:

Notes on the Interpretation of the Constitution

Notes on the Independence of the Judiciary

Notes on Fundamental Rights

Notes on Writs



Statement of Facts leading up to the Protests against the BRAC University Administration in August 2017