2 February 12 p.m. (Seminar Room 1, Institute of Governance)
"The EU and International Law: Uneasy Bedfellows"
Professor Takis Tridimas (Queen Mary University, London)
16 February 1 p.m. (Seminar Room 1, Institute of Governance)
“Religion and Human Rights: Towards a Better Understanding”
Professor Mashood Baderin (SOAS)
18 February 12:30 p.m. (6 College Park, 1st floor room 37)
“Human Rights in Zimbabwe”
An event co-organised by the Human Rights Centre of the
School of Law at QUB and by Trócaire Northern Ireland
23 February 1 p.m. (Seminar Room 1, Institute of Governance)
“The Middle East International Law Dynamics”
Mr Solon Solomon (Former member of Legal Department, Knesset - Israeli Parliament)
24 February 1 p.m. (Seminar Room 1, Institute of Governance)
“The General Principles of EU Law in the Light of the Rulings in Mangold and Kücükdeveci”
Professor Michael Dougan (University of Liverpool)
2 March 2011, 1 p.m. (Seminar Room 1, Institute of Governance)
“The Impact of UN Security Council Resolutions on National Law”
Professor Peter Rowe (University of Lancaster)
9 March 2011, 1 p.m. (Seminar Room 1, Institute of Governance)
“The Relationship Between War Crimes and Humanitarian Law: Marriage Not Unity?”
Professor Robert Cryer (University of Birmingham)
15 March 2011 5.30pm. (attendees MUST be seated in the Whitla Hall in advance of 5.15pm)
Northern Ireland: the post-Agreement institutional architecture
President of Ireland Mary McAleese
The Annual MacDermott Lecture
22 March 2011 8.00pm. (Lanyon Building room 121)
"The Pipe" followed by discussion
Film screening hosted by the School of Law
30 March 2011 4 p.m. (Room 121, Lanyon Building)
“Total Incapacitation: The Emergence of an Exceptional Penal Rationale and its Consequences”.
Professor Jonathan Simon, University of California – Berkeley,
ICCJ Annual Lecture
17 May 2011 10.00am. (Canada Room & Council Chamber, Lanyon Building)
"Reflections: Political Imprisonment in Ireland (1970-2000)"
Dr Pete Shirlow, QUB School of Law
19 May 2011 3.00pm. (27 University Square, room 101) *Please note that the start time has been put back by 2 hours
"Refusing reparation: social suffering and social control in Argentina"
Dr Claire Moon, London School of Economics
11 June 2011 10.00am. (Peter Froggatt Centre, floor 3, room no.5)
"An International Conference in Honour of Kevin Boyle and his Work"
Panellists include Prof. Tom Hadden and Sir Nigel Rodley
22 June 2011 4.30pm. (27 University Square, room 101)
"Women's Post-Release Survival: Connecting Imprisonment with Pains Past and Present"
Dr Bree Carlton, Monash University
29 June 2011 @ 5.30pm, Welcome Centre
Book launch to mark the publication of International Human Rights Law and Domestic Violence by Dr Ronagh McQuigg
28 July 2011 2.00pm. (Peter Froggatt Centre, 2nd floor, room 25)
"Property, Place and Disability - Building Inclusive Design Communities"
Professor Robin Molloy, Syracuse University
1-12 August 2011
Utrecht Network International Summer School - "Border of Europe".
Dr Rory O'Connell - Academic Director
3 October 2011 1pm (Peter Froggatt Centre, floor 2 room 025)
"The United Kingdom's Relationship with the Strasbourg Court over the Years".
Dr Ed Bates, University of Southampton
6 & 7 October 2011 9:30am (Senate room, Lanyon Building)
Refugee Law Training
Professor James Hathaway
13 October 2011 17:30 (Th Great Hall, Lanyon Building)
"Courts and Consociations".
Prof Christopher McCrudden, School of Law - QUB
14 October 2011 2pm (Seminar room 1, Institute of Governance)
"Economic Governance and Financial Crisis: Ideas, Ideology and Trends".
Dr Ioannis Glinavos, Reading University
22 October 2011 2pm (Canada Room and Council Chamber)
"Public Interest in the UK Courts".
Prof John Morison, QUB, Prof Linda Mulcahy, LSE & Prof Greg Magarian, Washington University
24 October 2011 4pm (27 University Square, room 101)
"Just Authority? Public Trust and Police Legitimacy".
Dr Jon Jackson and Dr Ben Bradford, London School of Economics
27 October 2011 13:00 (Seminar room 1, Institute of Governance)
"Democracy and Slavery: The Great Contradiction of the American Constitution"
Professor Paul Finkelman, Albany Law School, New York
28 October 2011 19:30 (Elmwood Hall)
The Amnesty International Annual Lecture by Bianca Jagger
in Association with the Human Rights Centre at the School of Law
11 November 2011 9-4pm (Inn of Court of Northern Ireland)
"Extradition: The European Arrest Warrant and Fundamental Rights".
The Hon Mr Justice McCloskey - A Franco-British Lawyer's Society event
23 November 2011 4pm (27 University Square, room 101)
"The Effects of Wrongful Conviction and Imprisonment".
Adrian Grounds, University of Cambridge
29 November 2011 1pm (Seminar Room 1, Institute of Governance)
"EU Crisis Management and Conflict Resolution".
Dr Aurel Sari, University of Exeter
5 December 2011 7pm (The Great Hall, Queen's University Belfast)
The Stephen Livingstone Lecture 2011
Professor Michael O'Flaherty, Chief Commissioner of the NI Human Rights Commission
12 December 2011 1pm (27 University Square, room 101)
"Contemporary Patterns of Social Control: Implications for Human Rights Theory and Practice".
Vijay Kumar Nagaraj, International Council on Human Rights Policy