The Glasgow Centre for International Law and Security holds an exciting range of academic and professional events throughout the year. From research seminars to public lectures, in our activities, we aim to promote an understanding of how international law operates and helps to shape our world and why international legal research is crucial to this endeavour.

Lecture

The Persecution of the Rohingya — What Role for International Courts?

Since 2016, atrocities committed against the Rohingya in Myanmar have been widely reported — but international action has remained limited.  In late 2019, two international courts have begun to engage...

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Workshop

Northern UK Human Rights Network Meeting

The University of Glasgow and the Glasgow Centre for International Law & Security are delighted to host the next meeting of the NUK Human Rights Network on 6 December 2019. This is an initiative b...

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Panel Discussion

Glasgow Global Security Dialogues

GCILS’ very own Professor Robin Geiß will moderate a panel discussion as part of our “Glasgow Global Security Dialogues” on 5th December 2019. The theme for this event is to discuss contem...

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International Law as a Profession

International Law as a Profession: Prof Helen Duffy (Leiden), Human Rights in Practice (Director)

The International Law as a Profession Series continues on 13 November 2019 with our guest speaker Helen Duffy, Professor of International Human Rights and Humanitarian Law at the University of Leiden ...

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Workshop

Arthur Ripstein’s ‘Kant and the Law of War’: A Symposium

Organised jointly by Glasgow Legal Theory and the Glasgow Centre for International Law and Security, the symposium celebrates the new publication, ‘Kant and the Law of War’, by Prof Arthur...

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International Law as a Profession

International Law as a Profession: Dr Vladislav Lanovoy, International Court of Justice

The first speaker of our International Law as a Profession series in 2019-2020 will be Dr Vladyslav Lanovoy, Associate Legal Officer at the International Court of Justice. Speaker’s Bio Dr Vlady...

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