After the dictatorships and armed conflicts of the latter half of the 20th century, Latin American security has entered a new stage. Politically motivated armed groups are subsiding, while new criminal actors (drug cartels, transnational gangs, and criminal organizations) are flourishing from Mexico to Brazil. The protection of human rights in the fight against crime is adapting to this new reality.
Call for papers Unpacking Economic and Social Rights: International and Comparative Dimensions Göttingen, Germany (9-10 November 2018)
We are pleased to announce that the joint research project of the Institute of International and European Law of the University of Göttingen and the Minerva Center for Human Rights at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem Faculty of Law will be holding a conference in November 2018 in Göttingen, Germany under the title “Unpacking Economic and Social Rights: International and Comparative Dimensions”.
Session to be held on “Contemporary Challenges to International Law and Policy on Sustainable Development, Energy, Climate Change, Environmental Protection, Intellectual Property and Technology Transfer”, organized by gLAWcal - Global Law Initiatives for Sustainable Development (United Kingdom), the European Society of International Law (ESIL) Interest Group on International Environmental Law and the American Society of International Law (ASIL) Interest Group on Intellectual Property Law on the occasion of the Conference for Young Lawyers (COFOLA) International
Call for Papers: Rethinking Reparations in International Law
What role do reparations play in international law today? What is the theory behind reparations in different areas/systems of international law? Do reparations play a different role in different areas of international law (human rights, investment law)? How are reparations chosen by judges and arbitrators and how are damages calculated? What is the link between efficiency and reparations?
How can reparations be made more efficient? How do judges/arbitrators understand their role in relation to reparations?
Call For Papers: Infrastructures as Regulation (InfraReg)
Conference Dates: September 28-29, 2018
Deadline for Submissions: April 15, 2018
The Belt and Road Initiative and Global Governance
31 August 2018, Brussels
Call for Papers
Deadline: 1 April 2018
A Conference on Law-Making in multi-level settings: federalism, Europe, and beyond will be held in September 20-21 2018, at the University of Antwerp.
The Centre for the Study of Colonialism, Empire and International Law at SOAS University of London and Durham Law School’s Law and Global Justice research cluster have issued a call for papers for a Postgraduate Colloquium in Critical International Law, to be held at SOAS in London on September 20, 2018. Here's the call:
The Interest Group on International Courts and Tribunals of the European Society of International Law has issued a call for papers for a workshop immediately prior to the 2018 ESIL Annual Conference in Manchester. The theme is: "Access to International Adjudication." Here's the call:
Call For Papers
2018 Loyola University Chicago Constitutional Law Colloquium Ninth Annual Constitutional Law Colloquium
02 Nov 2018 - 03 Nov 2018, Loyola University Chicago School of Law
Loyola University Chicago School of Law is organizing its Ninth Annual Constitutional Law Colloquium at the Philip H. Corboy Law Center, 25 East Pearson Street, Chicago, IL 60611.