Human Rights Law

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:

Call for Papers Regional Human Rights Systems in Crisis Wisconsin International Law Journal Annual Symposium

Deadline: 

10/10/16

Event Date: 

03/31/17

Location name: 

University of Wisconsin Law School, Madison, Wisconsin

Organization: 

Wisconsin International Law Journal

Call for Papers

Regional Human Rights Systems in Crisis

Wisconsin International Law Journal Annual Symposium

March 31, 2017, University of Wisconsin Law School

Call for Papers: Challenging Human Rights Disenchantment 50 years on from the ICCPR and ICESCR

Deadline: 

09/6/16

Event Date: 

01/27/17

Location name: 

University of Sussex, Brighton, United Kingdom

Organization: 

The Sussex Centre for Human Rights Research at the University of Sussex

Challenging Human Rights Conference

Conference Date

Friday 27 January 2017

Location

Fulton A Lecture theatre, University of Sussex, BN1 9RH

Conference Fees

Full rate £30 / Early bird rate (ends 31 Oct 2016) £25 / NGOs and postgraduate students £20 / Conference speakers (for those who have submitted a proposal) £20 / University of Sussex postgraduate students-no fee

International conference: Challenging human rights disenchantment 50 years on from the ICCPR and ICESCR

CALL FOR PAPERS - Jus Post Bellum and the Justice of Peace

Deadline: 

08/5/16

Event Date: 

09/29/16 to 09/30/16

Location name: 

The Hague

Organization: 

Grotius Centre for International Legal Studies at the University of Leiden

Jus post bellum as a concept has gained significant attention in past decades. Scholars have identified certain normative principles underlying transitions from conflict to peace, such as retribution, reconciliation, restitution, reconstruction and proportionality. However, few attempts have been made to clarify how such principles relate to concrete dilemmas in transitions from conflict to peace, and what guidance the law provides.

To pursue or not to pursue Corporate Social Responsibility Goals - legal risks and liabilities

Deadline: 

08/1/16

Event Date: 

10/6/16 to 10/7/16

Location name: 

Copenhagen, Denmark

Organization: 

The Center for Enterprise Liability (CEVIA), Faculty of Law, University of Copenhagen, INTRAlaw, Department of Law, Aarhus University, the SMART project, University of Oslo

The Center for Enterprise Liability (CEVIA), Faculty of Law, University of Copenhagen, INTRAlaw, Department of Law, Aarhus University, the SMART project, University of Oslo, welcome proposals for papers/presentations at the International Conference on CSR and Enterprise Liability, which will take place in Copenhagen, Denmark on the 6th and 7th October, 2016.

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