Dr. Yvonne Donders is Executive Director of the Amsterdam Center for International Law and Associate Professor of Public International Law at the Faculty of Law of the University of Amsterdam (The Netherlands). She graduated from Utrecht University in international relations and did her PhD at the Law Faculty of Maastricht University on cultural human rights and the right to cultural identity. Her research interests include public international law; international human rights law, in particular economic, social and cultural rights; human rights and cultural diversity and human rights and development. She teaches courses on international law and international human rights law and gives lectures on cultural rights and cultural diversity. Previously she worked as Programme Specialist on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights in the Division of Human Rights of UNESCO’s Secretariat in Paris. She specifically worked on research projects with regard to the elaboration of the content, nature of obligations, state of implementation, indicators and justiciability of economic, social and cultural rights.