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Results: 1 - 20 of 366
Results: 1 - 20 of 366
  • A human right to a (somewhat) stable climate?
    11 Jun 2021 13:00 - 15:00 Lecture
    With their Klimaschutzgesetz and Shell decision of April-May 2021, the German constitutional court and the District Court of The Hague have given new traction to the European wave of climate change litigation. At ...
  • Making the case for an EU Framework Directive on Minimum Income: A legal perspective
    8 Jun 2021 13:00 - 14:30 Lecture
    Despite having been an alleged priority for the EU and the Member States over the last ten years, the number of people in situations of poverty and social exclusion remains unacceptably high. The Covid-19 crisis puts ...
  • After Meaning: the International Lawyer and the Text
    7 Jun 2021 15:30 - 17:00 Lecture
    Jean d’Aspremont is Professor of International Law at Sciences Po School of Law. His presentation will draw on his forthcoming book entitled ‘After Meaning. The Sovereignty of Forms in International Law’.
  • How does separation of powers impact sustainability and equality in EU trade policy?
    4 Jun 2021 09:00 - 15:00 Lecture
    External action and trade policy is traditionally seen as dominated by the executive. Yet, EU trade policy has undergone a gradual process of democratization, as the powers of the European Parliament have gradually ...
  • Unpacking Transitional Justice: International Law, Memory, Power Seminar Series
    26 May 2021 11:00 - 12:00 Lecture
    The third seminar of the series will hear from Associate Professor Christine Schwöbel-Patel (Warwick) and Dr Hannah Franzki (Bremen).
  • Should Wealth and Income Inequality Be a Competition Law Concern?
    20 May 2021 - 21 May 2021 10:00 - 17:00 Conference
    Economic inequality is steadily increasing. ACELG and ACLE are jointly convening an online conference discussing whether differences in how much people own and earn should be a concern for competition law.
  • Escaping the Cult of the Robe: International Judges as Individuals
    19 May 2021 15:30 - 17:00 Lecture
    The ACIL Annual Research Day will be held on Wednesday 19 May and we're delighted to welcome Professor Neha Jain (EUI) as our guest speaker.
  • Deval Desai
    Reversing the Gaze: Building a Theory of Administrative State Forms from the Global South
    17 May 2021 15:30 - 17:00 Lecture
    Dr Deval Desai joined Edinburgh Law School in 2020 as Lecturer in International Economic Law. His work focuses on law and development, administrative law and regulation, (de)colonial patterns of knowledge and ...
  • Unpacking Transitional Justice: International Law, Memory, Power Seminar Series
    21 Apr 2021 09:00 - 10:00 Lecture
    The second seminar of the series will hear from Professor Lucas Lixinski (UNSW) and Dr Maria Elander (LaTrobe) and is entitled "Community: Culture, Identities and Memories"
  • Capitalism as Civilisation: A History of International Law
    19 Apr 2021 12:00 - 13:30 Lecture
    Dr Tzouvala joined the Australian National University College of Law as a Senior Lecturer in July 2020. Her work focuses on the political economy, history and theory of international law. She is especially interested ...
  • Unpacking Transitional Justice: International Law, Memory, Power Seminar Series
    24 Mar 2021 09:00 - 10:00 Lecture
    The Amsterdam Center for International Law (ACIL) and Melbourne Law School’s Institute for International Law and the Humanities (IILAH) are pleased to announce a new seminar series entitled ‘Unpacking Transitional ...
  • “I demand justice. I hold them all responsible”: Advancing the Enforcement of Anti-slavery Legislation in Mauritania
    15 Mar 2021 15:30 - 17:00 Lecture
    Mauritania was the last state in the world to formally abolish “chattel slavery” in 1980. It has since committed to work towards the elimination of slavery by 2030 under the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) ...
  • Money as Complicity: The role of banks in international crimes
    4 Mar 2021 15:00 - 18:00 Lecture
    Rethinking SLIC invites you to follow the money at an event on 4 March 2021. At this virtual event, a panel of speakers from the University of Amsterdam and Project Expedite Justice will explore the legal framework ...
  • Investment law and arbitration during the Cold War: paradoxes and antagonisms
    1 Mar 2021 15:30 - 17:00 Lecture
    Eric De Brabandere is Professor of International Dispute Settlement Law and Director of the Grotius Centre for International Legal Studies.
  • New Horizons in Human Trafficking and International Criminal Law
    24 Feb 2021 15:00 - 17:15 Lecture
    The key-note speaker is Herman Bolhaar, Dutch National Rapporteur for Human Trafficking. Herman was Chairman of the Board of Prosecutors General, the national management of the Dutch public prosecution service from ...
  • PhD defence Daley Birkett
    19 Feb 2021 16:00 - 18:00 Lecture
    On Friday 19 February PhD Researcher Daley Birkett will defend his PhD thesis entitled 'Asset Freezing at the International Criminal Court and the United Nations Security Council: A Legal Protection Perspective’.
  • The International Criminal Court vs. Powerful States: The United Kingdom/Iraq Preliminary Examination and Beyond
    18 Feb 2021 15:00 - 16:30 Lecture
    On 9 December 2020, the Prosecutor of the International Criminal Court, Fatou Bensouda, announced that she would close the United Kingdom/Iraq preliminary examination. The panelists will analyze the Prosecutor’s ...
  • PhD defence Evelien van Roemburg
    10 Feb 2021 17:00 - 18:00 Lecture
    On Wednesday 10 February PhD Researcher Evelien van Roemburg will defend her PhD thesis entitled 'The effectiveness of UNHCR's supervision: Assessing the UN refugee agency's supervisory task regarding states' ...
  • Toward a History of Grassroots International Law: Was the Road Taken?
    8 Feb 2021 15:30 - 17:00 Lecture
    Doreen Lustig is an Associate Professor at Tel Aviv University, Buchmann Faculty of Law. Lustig’s primary research and teaching interests include the history and theory of international law, political economy and the ...
  • Inside the diplomatic EU Code of Conduct Group: 20 Years of Tackling Harmful Tax Competition
    7 Dec 2020 15:30 - 17:00 Lecture
    Martijn Nouwen is an Assistant Professor in Tax Law at the University of Amsterdam (UvA) and Director of the Institute for Tax Transparency. His presentation will discuss the functioning and effectiveness of the ...