Centre for Human Rights and Legal Pluralism

23Nov201710:30
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12:00

The CHRLP invites you to a talk by O'Brien Fellow in Residence Ranabir Samaddar. We share the article he will be discussing here [.docx]

Classified as: Research
24Nov201713:00
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14:30

The Centre for Human Rights and Legal Pluralism welcome to you a Disability and Human Right Initiative talk with Michael Snediker (University of Houston),  a well-known poet and a scholar of American literature and disability theory.

Classified as: Research
29Nov201713:00
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14:30

Join us for a CHRLP/Oppenheimer Chair talk with Steinberg Post-Doctoral Fellow Hanna Haile.

RSVP at oppenheimer [at] mcgill.ca

Abstract

Although human movement related to environmental change is not a new phenomenon, there is a growing concern that the numbers of persons displaced as a result of the current and future trends in global climate change could turn out to be unmanageably large.

Classified as: Research
30Nov2017
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3Dec2017

With Equitas and other major partners, the McGill Centre for Human Rights and Legal pluralism is an organizing partner the 8th International Conference on Human Rights Education.

This 3.5-day conference will assemble practitioners, policy-makers and academics from all over the world for practical workshops and insightful sessions featuring the latest tools, knowledge and good practices in human rights education.

4Dec201711:30
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14:30

Join the Disability and Human Rights Initiative on Monday, December 4 for the UN's International Day of Persons with Disabilities.

Drop by the Atrium between 11:30 and 14:30 to learn more about accessibility and disability rights initiatives at the Faculty and in Montreal. 

There will be free resources from community organizations, stickers, and snacks. We will also screen a short film featuring work by disability activist and PhD student Laurence Parent.

6Dec201713:00
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14:30

The Centre for Human Rights and Legal Pluralism invites you to an O’Brien Fellows in Residence seminar with Professor Laurens van Apeldoorn (Leiden U., The Netherlands), organized in collaboration with the H. Heward Stikeman Chair in the Law of Taxation.

Classified as: Stikeman
19Jan201809:00
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17:00

The McGill Law Journal (MLJ) invites you a symposium titled ‘Fiduciaries of Humanity and International Law.’ Using the theory of international law from Fiduciaries of Humanity as a touchstone or springboard, leading scholars on international law will engage critically the most significant issues of international law today.  

Classified as: Research