Registration now open for On the Borders of Refugee Protection? The Impact of Human Rights Law on Refugee Law - Comparative Practice and Theory

Wednesday 24 July 2013

This expert conference, convened by the Refugee Law Initiative, breaks new ground in exploring how human rights law (HRL) is shaping the protection of refugees worldwide. A high-level event, it brings together exciting new contributions from more than twenty-five leading international specialists in the refugee protection and HRL  - including experts from UNHCR - to take stock of transnational developments in law and practice over the past twenty years, and to cultivate new approaches to the topic.

The conference is convened by the Refugee Law Initiative, School of Advanced Study, in partnership with the Centre for Refugee Studies (York, Canada), Harvard Immigration and Refugee Clinical Program (Harvard, USA), Institute of Advanced Legal Studies (London, UK), International Refugee Law Research Programme (Melbourne, Australia), International Association of Refugee Law Judges, Refugee Studies Centre (Oxford, UK) and the Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees.

For further information about the conference and how to register, please click here.