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Events in "Justice" research area
Jul
20
2015
TSAS Summer Academy 2015
July 20, 2015 starting at 9:00 AM until July 24, 2015 5:00 PM
The Canadian Network for Research on Terrorism, Security and Society is holding a Summer Academy from July-20-24 at the Liu Institute for Global Issues. The Summer Academy is designed to foster a comprehensive understanding of radicalization, terrorism, security and situates them in the context of a rapidly changing Canadian society. Registration Deadline is June 15.
Jun
22
2015
After Ebola - What have we learned?
June 22, 2015 starting at 3:00 PM until June 22, 2015 5:00 PM
A dialogue with Dr. Francis Kateh, Deputy Minister of Health and Chief Medical Officer of Liberia.
Mar
21
2014
ICCLR International Lecture Series: Eric MacDonald
March 21, 2014 starting at 12:30 PM until March 21, 2014 2:00 PM
This series the guest lecturer will be Eric MacDonald, Senior Trial Lawyer, Office of the Prosecutor, International Criminal Court The Hague.
Feb
27
2014
UBC Anthropology Colloquia: Pilar Riaño-Alcalá
February 27, 2014 starting at 11:30 AM until February 27, 2014 1:00 PM
Anthropology Colloquia with Pilar Riaño-Alcalá on Justice Narratives and Emplaced Testimonial Practices among the Wayuu in the Upper Guajira.
Nov
4
2013
New Wave in African Cinema: Directors Roundtable
November 4, 2013 starting at 6:00 PM until November 4, 2013 10:00 PM
As part of the New Wave in African Cinema Film Series, the Liu Institute is pleased to present a Directors Roundtable.
Oct
3
2013
Resource Extraction, Land Ownership, and Internal Displacement
October 3, 2013 starting at 5:00 PM until October 3, 2013 7:00 PM
A public lecture about how natural resource extraction, concentration of land ownership, and drug trafficking are related to forced displacement and systemic marginalization of Black Colombians.
Sep
12
2013
Engaging Reconciliation in the Classroom: Critical Perspectives and Strategies
September 12, 2013 starting at 10:00 AM until September 12, 2013 1:00 PM
In anticipation of the important conversations accompanying the Truth and Reconciliation Commission events at UBC, the First Nations Studies Program, in partnership with the Liu Institute, will hold a teach-in on engaging reconciliation in the classroom.
May
1
2013
Becoming Evil: How Ordinary People Commit Genocide and Mass Killing
May 1, 2013 starting at 7:30 PM until May 1, 2013 9:30 PM
A lecture by Dr. James Waller, Cohen Professor of Holocaust and Genocide Studies, Keene State College, New Hampshire.
Apr
18
2013
Generation Return: Art and Justice Tour
April 18, 2013 starting at 5:00 PM until April 18, 2013 6:30 PM
Artist, Writer and Global Agitator Anida Yoeu Ali will present and discuss her works and ideas about contemporary justice and its residual effects on the Cambodian American experience.
Apr
18
2013
Generation Return: Artist Talk with Anida Yoeu Ali
April 18, 2013 starting at 12:30 PM until April 18, 2013 2:00 PM
Artist, Writer and Global Agitator Anida Yoeu Ali will present and discuss her works and ideas about contemporary justice and its residual effects on the Cambodian American experience.
Feb
22
2013
A Dialogue with John Ruggie: CSR, Global Governance, and the Extractive Sector
February 22, 2013 starting at 12:00 PM until February 22, 2013 1:30 PM
Please join us for a dialogue with Professor John Ruggie, Berthold Beitz Professor in Human Rights and International Affairs at Harvard's Kennedy School of Government and Affiliated Professor in International Legal Studies at Harvard Law School.
Jan
21
2013
Toxicity Incorporated: Toxic Assets, Privileged Bodies, and the Affects of Toxic Management
January 21, 2013 starting at 4:00 PM until January 21, 2013 5:30 PM
Presented by Dr. Mel Chen, Associate Professor of Gender & Women’s Studies at U.C. Berkeley. Reception to follow.
Jan
17
2013
PWIAS Wall Hour: Living Through Violence: Transitional Justice and the Everyday
January 17, 2013 starting at 12:30 PM until January 17, 2013 1:30 PM
Professor Erin Baines and Professor Pilar Riaño-Alcalá will discuss the myriad and complex ways those affected by violence improvise ways of living together again in the space of the everyday, a contribution to a field increasingly criticized for the disjuncture between state-led mechanisms and the lived realities of those afflicted.
Nov
29
2012
Writing in Community Lunchtime Event
November 29, 2012 starting at 12:00 PM until November 29, 2012 1:30 PM
Thursdays Writing Collective director Elee Kraljii Gardiner will lead a short social writing encounter themed on the issues of social justice and accessibility.
Nov
5
2012
Facing East from Indian Residential Schools: The Contribution of Human Rights to the Truth and Reconciliation Commission of Canada
November 5, 2012 starting at 12:00 PM until November 5, 2012 1:30 AM
This public panel will be based on research presented by Professor Laurel Fletcher and her students from the Berkeley Law School International Human Rights Law Clinic.
Nov
1
2012
The Production and Penalization of the Precariat in the Neoliberal Age
November 1, 2012 starting at 4:00 PM until November 1, 2012 6:00 PM
Lecture by Loïc Wacquant, a Professor of Sociology at the University of California, Berkeley, and Researcher at the Centre européen de sociologie et de science politique, Paris.
Oct
2
2012
Stories from the Dry Season
October 2, 2012 starting at 5:00 PM until October 2, 2012 8:00 PM
An evening of stories, poetry and reflection on justice in and after war in northern Uganda
Sep
20
2012
I don't cross borders - the borders come to me and I dance with them
September 20, 2012 starting at 5:00 PM until September 20, 2012 7:00 PM
A poet, playwright and refugee reflecting on the borders of transition and justice
Apr
3
2012
Field Debrief: Being a mother and researcher working with children in a highly politicized context
April 3, 2012 starting at 12:30 PM until April 3, 2012 1:30 PM
Presented by Beth Stewart, PhD Candidate, Women's and Gender Studies
Mar
23
2012
Violence against Girls Living in Poverty & Canada’s Commitments to Girls’ Human Rights
March 23, 2012 starting at 11:00 AM until March 23, 2012 12:30 PM
Presented by Asia Czapska, Advocate/Coordinator at Justice for Girls. Hosted by the Transitional Justice Network.
Feb
27
2012
Film Screening: They Slept With Me
February 27, 2012 starting at 7:00 PM until February 27, 2012 9:00 PM
A film screening and discussion with Chris Dolan, on gender violence against men in the Great Lakes region and the challenges it poses for transitional justice. Hosted by the Global Queer Research Group and the Transitional Justice Network.
Feb
27
2012
“Queering Transitional Justice?”
February 27, 2012 starting at 10:30 AM until February 27, 2012 12:30 PM
A workshop on engaging and exploring transitional justice with sexual and gender minorities, led by Chris Dolan, Director of the Refugee Law Project. Hosted by the Global Queer Research Group and the Transitional Justice Network.
Feb
22
2012
Living Through Violence: Indigenous Ceremony, Story and Art
February 22, 2012 starting at 5:30 PM until February 22, 2012 8:00 PM
This special panel brings together Indigenous elders, scholars, and practitioners to consider how Indigenous peoples in Canada use their own culturally specific ceremonies, protocols, storytelling, and art to address the violent history and legacy of Canada's Indian residential school system. Living through violence in this context involves reclaiming and revitalizing memory practices and performances of social repair that are rooted in Indigenous knowledge and governance systems, law ways, and oral traditions.
Jan
31
2012
Field Debrief: How to engage in community research when you are outside the community
January 31, 2012 starting at 12:30 PM until January 31, 2012 1:30 PM
Presented by Shayna Plaut, Educational Studies, UBC.
Jan
27
2012
TJN Research Seminar: Visual Data and Research Ethics II
January 27, 2012 starting at 2:00 PM until January 27, 2012 3:00 PM
The Transitional Justice Network (TJN) invites you to the seventh in a series of research seminars at the Liu Institute focusing on research methods and ethics in settings of violence.
Jan
13
2012
Overlooking Everyday Injustice with Global Justice
January 13, 2012 starting at 11:30 AM until January 13, 2012 2:00 PM
Presented by Professor Brooke Ackerly, Vanderbilt University
Nov
1
2011
Killed in Canada and Remembered in Israel: Mapping the Geopolitics of the “Aqsa Parvez Memorial Grove”
November 1, 2011 starting at 4:00 PM until November 1, 2011 6:00 PM
Presented by Dr Dana Olwan, Assistant Professor of Gender, Sexuality, and Women’s Studies at Simon Fraser University.
Apr
5
2011
What are we doing Here?
April 5, 2011 starting at 12:00 PM until April 5, 2011 1:00 PM
Film Screening and Discussion with Tim Klein
Mar
31
2011
Human Security, NATO and the Middle East
March 31, 2011 starting at 12:30 PM until March 31, 2011 2:00 PM
A discussion on Canada's role in North Africa with Fen Osler Hampson and Paul Heinbecker
Mar
24
2011
Film Screening: Milking the Rhino
March 24, 2011 starting at 5:30 PM until March 24, 2011 7:30 PM
Join us for this film night, presented by the International Development Research Network (IDRN).
Feb
24
2011
Qimmit: A Clash of Two Truths
February 24, 2011 starting at 4:30 PM until February 24, 2011 7:30 PM
Join the Transitional Justice Network for a screening of this film by Ole Gjerstad and Joelie Sanguya.
Dec
1
2010
Transplanting (International) Laws: Cultural and Traditional Implications in Africa
December 1, 2010 starting at 12:00 PM until December 1, 2010 1:30 PM
The Liu Institute's Global Health and Transitional Justice Networks, in partnership with Africa Awareness Initiative, present Veronica Fynn, with comment by Dr. Gloria Nne Onyeoziri & Laura Lee.
Nov
25
2010
Global Leadership: Perspectives of a former Refugee
November 25, 2010 starting at 5:00 PM until November 25, 2010 7:00 PM
The Africa Awareness Initiative, Liu Institute for Global Issues, WUSC, and Stand UBC present Veronica Fynn, speaking on "Women in War".
Nov
18
2010
Responding to International Human Rights Issues: The Role of the Public University and the Public Intellectual
November 18, 2010 starting at 7:00 PM until November 18, 2010 9:00 PM
In an upcoming UBC Town Hall, three UBC professors working at the interface of university research, international human rights and public life (law, education and journalism) will describe how they are responding to urgent international human rights issues.
Oct
22
2010
Commerce and complicity: Corporate responsibility for human rights abuses as a legacy of Nuremberg
October 22, 2010 starting at 11:30 AM until October 22, 2010 1:00 PM
We to pleased to host Elizabeth Borgwardt (Washington University, St. Louis) as she discusses a recent paper on the topic of corporate responsibility for human rights abuses as a legacy of Nuremburg.
Oct
13
2010
You Just Don't Understand! Ending Academic Turf Wars in International Development
October 13, 2010 starting at 5:00 PM until October 13, 2010 8:00 PM
UBC's NEW International Development Research Network (IDRN) & Liu Institute for Global Issues are pleased to invite you to the IDRN's official launch event.
Sep
23
2010
Legitimacy and Legality in International Law
September 23, 2010 starting at 3:00 PM until September 23, 2010 5:00 PM
Book launch and presentation by Professor Stephen Toope, President and Vice Chancellor, University of British Columbia. With comment from Dr. Natasha Affolder and Asha Kaushal.
Sep
17
2010
Crimes against humanity: History of a concept from the Armenian genocide to WWII
September 17, 2010 starting at 11:30 AM until September 17, 2010 1:00 PM
The Liu Institute is pleased to host Peter Holquist (University of Pennsylvania) as he discusses three stages in the emergence of the concept of "crimes of humanity".
May
5
2010
Networking Justice: The Local and Global in Transition
May 5, 2010 starting at 10:00 AM until May 5, 2010 4:00 AM
The Transitional Justice Network is hosting a one-day workshop designed to promote interdisciplinary exchange and facilitate greater networking and collaboration on related research topics across three universities in Western Canada: SFU, UVic, and UBC. The workshop will be devoted to understanding indigenous, institutional, and creative approaches to transitional justice.
Jan
20
2010
Thinking Globally, Acting Globally: From here
January 20, 2010 starting at 2:00 PM until January 20, 2010 4:00 PM
Join us for a showcase of the Liu Institute’s Global Issues research, followed by discussion and a reception. Professors Benjamin Perrin, Natasha Affolder, and Erin Baines will briefly present their ongoing projects and discuss the impacts of their research.
Nov
26
2009
Mobilizing the Will to Intervene: Leadership and Action to Prevent Mass Atrocities
November 26, 2009 starting at 3:00 PM until November 26, 2009 4:30 PM
The Simons Foundation in partnership with the SFU Centre for Dialogue and Concordia University’s Montreal Institute for Genocide and Human Rights Studies (MIGS) is convening the Vancouver launch of the MIGS report: Mobilizing the Will to Intervene: Leadership and Action to Prevent Mass Atrocities.
Oct
28
2009
The “Ocean Lady”: A New Challenge of Illegal Migration on Canada’s West Coast?
October 28, 2009 starting at 12:30 PM until October 28, 2009 1:30 PM
The arrival off the coast of Vancouver Island of 76 migrants aboard a ship falsely calling itself the “Ocean Lady” has prompted debate about Canada’s laws and policies surrounding illegal migration, human smuggling and the refugee-determination process. Experts from Canada and Australia will discuss issues raised by this case at a public forum.
Oct
8
2009
Sweet Crude, Film Screening and Discussion
October 8, 2009 starting at 9:30 AM until October 8, 2009 11:00 AM
Join film Director Sandy Cioffi, with discussant Oliver Bakewell. Sweet Crude is co-hosted by the Liu Institute and the School of Journalism.
Sep
22
2009
Overfishing, Ecosystem Justice and Somali Piracy
September 22, 2009 starting at 5:00 PM until September 22, 2009 6:30 PM
We invite you to attend this lecture by Mahamudu Bawumia, Visiting Scholar, and U. Rashid Sumaila, Director, Fisheries Centre
Apr
14
2009
Causal Mechanisms and Civil War
April 14, 2009 starting at 12:30 PM until April 14, 2009 2:00 PM
The CIR and the Liu Institute present Jeff Checkel, Professor of International Studies and Simons Chair in International Law and Human Security
Mar
30
2009
Afghanistan and the Changing Nature of Armed Conflict
March 30, 2009 starting at 9:30 AM until March 30, 2009 12:00 PM
As part of "On the Edges of Conflict", a conference addressing International Humanitarian Law and the changing nature of armed conflict, the Canadian Red Cross and UBC’s Liu Institute for Global Issues, Centre of International Relations, and Faculty of Law present this expert panel discussion on Afghanistan. The panellists will paint a broad picture of the current challenges during armed conflict from a legal, operational and humanitarian perspective, present their general observations and answer questions from the public.
Mar
29
2009
On the Edges of Conflict
March 29, 2009 starting at 6:30 PM until March 31, 2009 3:30 PM
The Centre for International Relations, Liu Institute for Global Issues, Faculty of Law, University of British Columbia; in partnership with the Canadian Red Cross, is hosting an International Humanitarian Law Conference, “On the Edges of Conflict”, to be held 29-31 March 2009 at the Liu Institute in Vancouver, Canada.
Mar
25
2009
Shadow Boxing: How PMC's are changing modern warfare
March 25, 2009 starting at 6:30 PM until March 25, 2009 9:30 PM
A free screening of the documentary Shadow Company, examining the ethical issues posed by the use of private military contractors in armed conflict. The screening will be followed by a public discussion with the film’s producer Remy Kozak.
Mar
3
2009
Enhancing Canada’s Voice on the ILC
March 3, 2009 starting at 9:00 AM until March 3, 2009 3:30 PM
This one-day interactive forum is being held at the Liu Institute for Global Issues, University of British Columbia, on Tuesday March 3rd, 2009.
Oct
20
2008
Human Trafficking in Canada and Australia: Latest Developments & Future Challenges
October 20, 2008 starting at 12:30 PM until October 20, 2008 2:00 PM
The Liu Institute, Centre for International Relations, and Faculty of Law present: Benjamin Perrin and Andreas Schloenhardt
Aug
21
2008
From natural duties to global justice
August 21, 2008 starting at 12:30 PM until August 21, 2008 2:00 PM
The Centre for International Relations and Liu Institute for Global Issues Present: Richard Shapcott
Jul
29
2008
Capitalist Development and the Social Foundations of Authoritarianism in Southeast Asia
July 29, 2008 starting at 12:30 PM until July 29, 2008 2:00 PM
The Centre of International Relations and Liu Institute for Global Issues Present: Garry Rodan
May
13
2008
Research and Experience in Afghanistan: Will the legitimate government be established or eroded?
May 13, 2008 starting at 1:00 PM until May 13, 2008 2:30 PM
Centre for International Relations and the Liu Institute present: Daisaku Higashi, Ph.D. Candidate, Department of Political Science
Mar
20
2008
Crime as a Security Threat: Exploring the concept of ‘criminality’ through Kosovo
March 20, 2008 starting at 12:30 PM until March 20, 2008 2:00 PM
The Centre of International Relations and Liu Institute for Global Issues Present : Jenny Peterson
Mar
18
2008
Investigating Canada’s Response to Human Trafficking: Challenges and Opportunities
March 18, 2008 starting at 12:30 PM until March 18, 2008 2:00 PM
The Maytree Foundation recently approved three-year funding for a major project at UBC dealing with Canada’s involvement in human trafficking for sexual exploitation.
Mar
12
2008
Do We Still Need the World Bank?
March 12, 2008 starting at 8:30 AM until March 12, 2008 10:00 AM
Dr. Paul Collier will keynote the plenary session of the Student-Led Colloquium on the World Bank and it's influence on poverty reduction.
Mar
11
2008
Dr. Paul Collier discusses Commodity Booms and Poverty Alleviation
March 11, 2008 starting at 7:30 PM until March 11, 2008 9:30 PM
Dr. Paul Collier joins UBC's Celebrate Research Week to discuss two of his recent works, "Managing Commodity Booms: Lessons of International Experience" and "Poverty Reduction in Africa". UBC experts will discuss and respond to Dr. Collier's research findings.
Mar
11
2008
The Liu Institute hosts Paul Collier, author of best-seller, "The Bottom Billion"
March 11, 2008 starting at 1:30 PM until March 11, 2008 3:30 PM
Dr. Paul Collier’s research focuses on the causes and consequences of civil war, the effects of aid, and the problems of democracy in low-income and natural-resource-rich societies. In addition to the usual academic outputs, his work has had substantial policy impact. In the past year Dr. Collier has been the senior adviser to the Right Honourable Tony Blair’s Commission on Africa, addressed the General Assembly of the UN, given a seminar at 10 Downing St. , and been invited to meet with Condoleezza Rice on her recent UK visit.
Jan
11
2008
Bombs vs Ballots: Iraq, Afghanistan and the War for Democracy
January 11, 2008 starting at 12:30 PM until January 11, 2008 2:00 PM
The Liu Institute for Global Issues presents: Shuvaloy Majumdar “Bombs vs Ballots: Iraq, Afghanistan and the War for Democracy”
Nov
14
2007
Armed and Dangerous? Humanitarian Norms in the Age of Private Security & Military Companies
November 14, 2007 starting at 12:30 PM until November 14, 2007 2:00 PM
The Liu Institute presents Professor Benjamin Perrin, UBC Faculty of Law.
Oct
11
2007
Michael Ignatieff - Building Citizenship
October 11, 2007 starting at 12:30 PM until October 11, 2007 2:00 PM
Michael Ignatieff is a prominent author, academic, and Member of Parliament. Mr. Ignatieff is the former director of the Carr Centre for Human Rights and Policy at Harvard University.
Sep
18
2007
Iain Reid: An Inside Look at the UN Yugoslav Criminal Tribunal
September 18, 2007 starting at 12:30 PM until September 18, 2007 2:00 PM
A Canadian working in the prosecutorial office at the International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia will be meeting with UBC students to discuss his experiences working on the Milosevic case and others.
Sep
17
2007
Lt. Commander Bill Kuebler on Omar Khadr: The Forgotten Canadian at Guantanamo Bay
September 17, 2007 starting at 4:30 PM until September 17, 2007 6:00 PM
In cooperation with the Centre of International Relations, the Liu Institute for Global Issues and the UBC Faculty of Law.
Sep
17
2007
Ramesh Thakur - Responsibility to Protect - and Prosecute?
September 17, 2007 starting at 12:00 PM until September 17, 2007 1:30 PM
In responding to the problem of atrocities against civilians, Dr. Thakur argues, the twin tasks are to protect the victims and punish the perpetrators.
Sep
14
2007
Why should we rebuild? Assessing the ethical dilemmas in post-conflict reconstruction
September 14, 2007 starting at 12:30 PM until September 14, 2007 2:00 AM
Jennifer Welsh is a Professor of International Relations and a Fellow of Somerville College at University of Oxford.
May
18
2007
International Law and Climate Change
May 18, 2007 starting at 12:00 AM until May 18, 2007 12:00 AM
Presentation on current research
Apr
2
2007
Justice for Bhopal: 22 Years after the world’s worst industrial accident - the struggle continues!
April 2, 2007 starting at 12:00 AM until April 2, 2007 12:00 AM
On December 2-3, 1984, the world's worst industrial accident occurred in Bhopal, India. Half a million people were exposed to gas released at a Union Carbide pesticide plant - with thousands dying immediately and an estimated 20,000 deaths to date a
Mar
11
2007
Iran Nuclear Crisis in Context and Beyond
March 11, 2007 starting at 7:00 PM until March 13, 2007 7:00 PM
Iran’s nuclear aims, and international resistance to them, emerge from the convergence of several unique historical and contemporary forces. Yet the complex sources Iran’s nuclear ambitions remain poorly appreciated and satisfactory resolution of these tensions depends on taking the full breadth of their circumstances fully into account. Towards these ends, the Simons Centre at the University of British Columbia will convene a two-day conference to explore the particular historical, regional, social and political contexts of Iranian motivations for pursuing nuclear technologies in order to enhance discussion in Canada and elsewhere on appropriate responses. The conference will gather 15 leading experts from Canada, the United States and Europe including Canadian government representatives: A detailed executive summary, along with the conference participant biographical summaries are attached.
Jan
26
2007
The Quest for Global Justice: Does punishing tyrants make a difference?
January 26, 2007 starting at 12:00 AM until January 26, 2007 12:00 AM
Professor Akhavan teaches and researches in the McGill University Faculty of Law in the areas of public international law, international criminal law and transitional justice, with a particular interest in human rights and multiculturalism, war crime
Nov
27
2006
Ferry de Kerckhove
"Global Politics and International Institutions: Where does Canada fit?"

November 27, 2006 starting at 12:00 AM until November 27, 2006 12:00 AM
While 2005 was the year of reform for multilateral institutions, 2006 marks the return of geopolitics - with a vengeance - highlighting the weakness or even the obsolescence of international institutions. Insecurity appears more dominant because of t
Nov
15
2006
In Search of International Justice: A Focus on Northern Uganda
November 15, 2006 starting at 12:00 AM until November 15, 2006 12:00 AM
The Liu Institute for Global Issues and GuluWalk are proud to host In Search of International Justice, a film discussing the evolution of the International Criminal Court
Jun
5
2006
ERIN BAINES: No Word for Justice - South-North Approaches to Addressing War Crimes in Northern Uganda
June 5, 2006 starting at 12:00 AM until June 5, 2006 12:00 AM
Erin Baines, Research Associate / Director of Programme, Conflict & Development Programme, Liu Institute, will give a talk entitled No Word for Justice: South-North Approaches to Addressing War Crimes in Northern Uganda
Oct
7
2004
Policing the High Seas:
The Proliferation Security Inititative

October 7, 2004 starting at 12:00 AM until October 7, 2004 12:00 AM
Dr. Michael Byers is a candidate for the Liu Institute Director post. In connection with the candidate selection process he will be making 2 presentations to which you are cordially invited. The first presentation is based on his research on the Prol
Nov
18
2003
Bosnia, Rwanda: Dealing with the Past
November 18, 2003 starting at 12:00 AM until November 18, 2003 12:00 AM
Dr Patricia Marchak, Centre of International Relations UBC, will give a talk entitled Bosnia, Rwanda: Dealing with the Past.
Sep
4
2003
The International Criminal Court:
Making it Work

September 4, 2003 starting at 12:00 AM until September 4, 2003 12:00 AM
His Excellency, Philippe Kirsch, President of the International Criminal Court, will discuss how the ICC will transform the way the world deals with the very worst crimes committed by even the most powerful political and military leaders.
May
6
2003
International Law and the Singlepower:
Preemptive Self-defense-defense--Hegemony, Equality and Strategies of Legal Change

May 6, 2003 starting at 12:00 AM until May 6, 2003 12:00 AM
Professor Michael Byers (Duke University) will give a lecture on International Law and the Single Superpower: Preemptive Self-defense--Hegemony, Equality and Strategies of Legal Change.
Jan
15
2003
International Justice Architecture and Human Security: A Counter-Terrorism Strategy
January 15, 2003 starting at 12:00 AM until January 15, 2003 12:00 AM
Robert Adamson, Law & Policy Advisor at the Liu Institute will discuss elements of an International Justice Architecture and how it is a critical element of any response to international terrorism.

Apr
5
2001
The International Ethics of Security
April 5, 2001 starting at 12:00 AM until April 7, 2001 12:00 AM
This workshop will be composed of an interdisciplinary group of internationally recognised scholars from Canada, the United States, Europe, and the Middle East, who possess relevant expertise in history, international law, philosophy, and political s
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