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Salzburg Law School on International Criminal Law, Humanitarian Law and Human Rights Law, 2-12 August 2015

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Seventeenth Summer Session of the Salzburg Law School on International Criminal Law, Humanitarian Law and Human Rights Law
The Salzburg Law School on International Criminal Law, Humanitarian Law and Human Rights Law (SLS) welcomes applications for its Seventeenth Summer Session, Sunday 2 to Wednesday 12 August 2015.
SLS is an intensive summer course founded by Prof. Otto Triffterer at the University of Salzburg in 1999. It is targeted at advanced law students, …

Matthew Saul, Popular Governance of Post-Conflict Reconstruction: The Role of International Law

03/04/2015 – 1:42 pm | Comments Off on Matthew Saul, Popular Governance of Post-Conflict Reconstruction: The Role of International Law

By Matthew Saul, PluriCourts, Faculty of Law, University of Oslo
I am very pleased that Cambridge University Press recently published my book, Popular Governance of Post-Conflict Reconstruction: The Role of International Law. It is, in essence, a book about how international law connects to the legitimacy and effectiveness challenges associated with internationally enabled post-conflict reconstruction.
In the book, I concentrate on recent periods in the history of …

United Nations Audiovisual Library of International Law

02/04/2015 – 9:14 am | Comments Off on United Nations Audiovisual Library of International Law

Readers of our blog should have a look at the UN Audiovisual Library of International Law. It is a good resource for easy-access to, for example, presentations from eminent scholars on the various sub-chapters of international law. Here is the official description:

The Audiovisual Library (AVL) is one of the educational components under the Programme of Assistance, established in 1965 by the United Nations General Assembly. …

Refugee Studies Centre International Summer School in Forced Migration

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Refugee Studies Centre International Summer School in Forced Migration

Dates: 6-24 July 2015
Venue: Oxford Department of International Development/Wadham College, Oxford

Applications are invited for the 2015 International Summer School in Forced Migration. Now in its 26th year, the Summer School offers an intensive, interdisciplinary and participative approach to the study of forced migration. It aims to enable people working with refugees and other forced migrants to reflect critically …