Human Rights Law

Call for Papers: Washburn Junior Legal Writing Scholars Workshop

Deadline: 

04/3/17

Event Date: 

07/28/17 to 07/29/17

Location name: 

Topeka, Kansas

Organization: 

Washburn University School of Law

Washburn University School of Law is proud to announce the 4th annual Washburn Junior Legal Writing Scholars Workshop, to be held on July 28-29, 2017.

This workshop will provide a unique collaborative environment in which to receive feedback from other legal writing professors on your scholarly projects. Participants will work in small groups to give suggestions, ask questions, and offer input on the papers presented.

Call For Papers

Call for Papers - Migration and International Law: Beyond the Emergency?

Deadline: 

04/15/17

Event Date: 

06/8/17 to 06/9/17

Location name: 

Trento, Italy

Organization: 

Italian Society of International Law and European Union Law

The Italian Society of International Law and European Union Law is issuing a Call for Papers for its XXII Annual Conference on ‘Migration and International Law: Beyond the Emergency?’ that will be held at the University of Trento on 8-9 June 2017. The Conference consists of three plenary sessions and two rounds of parallel sessions, the latter being open to participation through this Call. The Call is addressed to both Italian and foreign scholars and welcomes submissions focussing on the public international law, private international law and

EU law aspects of migration.

CALL FOR PAPERS “THE ROLE OF THE INTER-AMERICAN COURT OF HUMAN RIGHTS: JURISPRUDENTIAL ADVANCES AND NEW RESPONSES”

Deadline: 

03/20/17

Event Date: 

05/15/17

Location name: 

Oslo, Norway

Organization: 

Norwegian Centre for Human Rights

This workshop has three specific aims.

Firstly, it focuses on the identification and discussion of the Inter-American Court of Human Rights’ (IACtHR) valuable contribution to the field of International Human Rights Law, particularly in connection to new issues reaching this judicial body.

Secondly, aware of existence of negative reactions provoked by some IACtHR’s decisions in determined States, the workshop aims at identifying and analyzing specific factors determining or influencing such rejection.

CALL FOR PAPERS - RIGHTING WRONGS: ENFORCING HUMAN RIGHTS, ADMINISTERING INTERNATIONAL CRIMINAL JUSTICE CONFERENCE

Deadline: 

02/10/17

Event Date: 

03/10/17

Location name: 

London

Organization: 

Westminster Law School

Westminster Law School will host a conference exploring the nexus between human rights and international criminal justice from the perspective of the institutions of international criminal justice. In particular, the conference seeks to untangle the relationship between international human rights law and international criminal law in the investigation, prosecution and judgment of international crimes.

Call for Papers: Business and Human Rights: International Law Challenges, European Responses

Deadline: 

01/31/17

Event Date: 

05/29/17 to 05/30/17

Location name: 

Milan, Italy

Organization: 

University of Milan

International Conference

BUSINESS AND HUMAN RIGHTS:

INTERNATIONAL LAW CHALLENGES, EUROPEAN RESPONSES

University of Milan

29-30 May 2017

Call for Papers - "50 Years after 1967: Evaluating the Past, Present and Future of the Law of Belligerent Occupation" (The 12th Annual Minerva-ICRC International Conference on International Humanitarian Law)

Deadline: 

01/15/17

Event Date: 

05/22/17 to 05/23/17

Location name: 

Jerusalem and Tel-Aviv

Organization: 

The Minerva Center for Human Rights at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem and Tel Aviv University, the Delegation of the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) in Israel and the Occupied Territories and the Emile Zola Chair for Human Rights at th

The Minerva Center for Human Rights at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem and Tel Aviv University, the Delegation of the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) in Israel and the Occupied Territories and the Emile Zola Chair for Human Rights at the College of Management Academic Studies are organizing an international conference that seeks to evaluate - 50 years after 1967 - the past, present and future of the law of belligerent occupation, using the Israel-Palestine context, as well as other relevant situations of occupation and domination, as case studies.

Call for Papers - International Investment Law & the Law of Armed Conflict

Deadline: 

03/15/17

Event Date: 

10/5/17 to 10/6/17

Location name: 

Athens, Greece

Organization: 

The Athens Public International Law Center (AthensPIL) of the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens Faculty of Law

The Athens Public International Law Center (AthensPIL) of the National and Kapodistrian
University of Athens Faculty of Law is hosting, in the context of the Investment Law Initiative, a
Colloquium on ‘International Investment Law & the Law of Armed Conflict’, which will
take place on October 5 & 6, 2017, in Athens, Greece.
Details on the submission procedure and key dates can be found at the end of this call.

Call for Papers: Human Rights, Housing and Dispute Resolution – Malmö University, Sweden

Deadline: 

01/1/17

Event Date: 

03/23/17 to 03/24/17

Location name: 

Malmö, Sweden

Organization: 

The Housing Law Research Network

Following successful symposia at the University of Groningen, The Netherlands (2015) and the University of Coimbra, Portugal (2016) the chairs of the Housing Law Research Network invite abstracts for a Housing Law Symposium to be held at Malmö University, Sweden. Full papers are not mandatory although publication in Studies in Housing Law (Volume 3) will be available for selected papers (subject to full peer-review). There will be a symposium dinner in a well-regarded local restaurant and the opportunity to visit the nearby ancient university town of Lund.

Call for Papers - Quality Control in Preliminary Examination: Reviewing Impact, Policies and Practices

Deadline: 

12/31/16

Event Date: 

06/13/17 to 06/14/17

Location name: 

The Hague

Organization: 

The Centre for International Law Research and Policy (CILRAP)

We are pleased to present a new research project on challenges in pre-investigations or ‘preliminary examinations’. Such examinations are required to determine whether there is reasonable basis to proceed with criminal investigation. They afford the prosecution wide discretion – be it in national or international jurisdictions – and often involve a large degree of uncertainty for those directly concerned.

Call for Papers - Post-Conflict Justice in Ukraine

Deadline: 

12/15/16

Event Date: 

05/26/17 to 05/27/17

Location name: 

Kyiv, Ukraine

Organization: 

European Society of International Law, the Ukrainian Helsinki Human Rights Union, and the Ukrainian Association of International Law

The general topic of the conference is post-conflict justice and the relevant strategies for securing justice in the context of the Ukrainian conflict. The conference will bring together leading international scholars, judges, and lawyers. It will address different aspects and models of post-conflict justice, and help determine key elements of post-conflict justice which would be the most adequate to the circumstances in Ukraine.

All interested scholars and practitioners are invited to submit a paper to the conference on one of the following topics:

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