Protecting Syrian Refugees: Laws, Policies and Global Responsibility-Sharing

Protecting Syrian Refugees: Laws, Policies and Global Responsibility-Sharing
Date
08 Mar 2018, 18:00 to 08 Mar 2018, 19:30
Venue
IALS Council Chamber, Institute of Advanced Legal Studies, 17 Russell Square, London WC1B 5DR
Description

The International Refugee Law Seminar Series, sponsored by the Refugee Law Initiative at the School of Advanced Study, University of London, provides a public space for discussion, promotion and dissemination of research between academics, practitioners, students and others with an interest in the refugee and forced migration field.

8th International Refugee Law Seminar Series: ‘Refugee Law in the New World Disorder’

Following the 9/11 attacks on the USA, James Hathaway and Colin Harvey questioned ‘Refugee Protection in the New World Disorder’. Some 15 years later we return to this topic in light of new threats to global order through a series of lectures that investigate key challenges for refugee law today.



Protecting Syrian Refugees: Laws, Policies and Global Responsibility-Sharing


Abstract:



Speaker:

Susan Akram, Professor of Law (Boston University)

Contact

Refugee Law Initiative
rli@sas.ac.uk
020 7862 8668