Axis of Protection: Human Rights in International Law

You are kindly invited to the inaugural meeting of the ‘Axis of Protection: Human Rights in International Law’ Joint Seminar Series.

The series, jointly convened with colleagues at Oxford University and Exeter University, will provide an opportunity for scholars to engage in discussion of contemporary and challenging issues concerning the protection of human rights in international law with emphasis on human rights law, international humanitarian law, and international refugee law.

Meetings will alternate each term between the three host institutions. The Autumn term meeting will be held at Reading.

Date and time: 5 November 2013 (Tuesday of Week 5), 1600-1800

Speaker: Dr. Jure Vidmar (St John’s College, Oxford)

Respondent: Professor Bert Lockwood

Chair: Dr. Ruvi Ziegler

Venue: Foxhill G03

Refreshments will be available