Luca Ferro
Under Pressure: Seminar on the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict and international law

GRILI, the Human Rights Centre and the European Middle East Project are hosting a seminar on international law and the Israeli-Palestinian conflict. It will feature three distinguished speakers:

- Brigitte Herremans (HRC researcher) on 'Human rights under fire: Lawfare and the shrinking space for human rights defenders in Israel'

- Martin Konecny (European Middle East Project) on 'Trump's Middle East plan and the international order'

- Tom Ruys (GRILI) on 'Settling Palestine's status at the International Criminal Court'

The seminar will take place on Wednesday 25 March 2020, from 12.00-14.00 in the LLM Room. Participation is free, but registration required with Ms. Kristien Ballegeer!

Luca Ferro
Guest Lectures on Genetic Resources

On Monday 27 April there is a class on genetic resources, within the course ‘International and European Biodiversity Law’ by Prof. An Cliquet. There are 3 speakers:

  • Ays Sirakaya (Ghent University), on access and benefit sharing of genetic resources
  • Marc Heijde (VIB), on genetic modification
  • Piet van der Meer (Ghent University), on international regulation of genetic modified organisms

The guest lectures take place from 2:30 until 5:30 PM, in auditorium Pleitlokaal.

About the institute

The Ghent Rolin-Jaequemyns International Law Institute is a vibrant research institute, composed of ten faculty members and more than 20 doctoral and post-doctoral researchers. Its activities span the entire realm of public international law, ranging
from the law of armed
conflict and interna-
tional human rights
law, to the law of the
sea, international en-
vironmental law and
international criminal law.

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