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Refugee Law Initiative Series

The Refugee Law Initiative (RLI) at the Human Rights Consortium is the only academic centre in the UK to concentrate specifically on international refugee law.

The Refugee Law Initiative hosts seminars, workshops, short courses and other events to promote and facilitate cutting-edge research on the protection of refugees and other displaced persons.

The majority of Refugee Law Initiative events are free and open to all.

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Friday 25 April 2014
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09:00 Second Postgraduate Workshop on International Refugee Law
Please click here to see the programme. To register for this event, please click here.
Wednesday 30 April 2014
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16:00 Regional Perspectives on Displacement: War, Generalised Violence and Refugee Protection
Thursday 1 May 2014
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12:30 Violence, Protest and Democracy in Africa
17:00 Ruth First: Não Vamos Esquecer
Tuesday 6 May 2014
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17:30 New Jurisprudence on the Substantive Law of International Protection
Co-hosted with Garden Court Chambers During 2013 – 2014, the RLI is hosting special practice-based evening workshops on contemporary challenges i...
17:30 New Jurisprudence on the Substantive Law of International Protection
18:00 Doing Good Business - The evolution of Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) in Eritrea
A live case study on the development and implementation of Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) in Eritrea. Bisha is Eritrea’s first modern mine....
Thursday 8 May 2014
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09:30 Human Rights Research Students’ Conference
To register, please click here.
Tuesday 13 May 2014
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17:15 The vanishing minority: Human Rights as Jewish politics in postwar America
Wednesday 14 May 2014
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17:30 Lives in the Balance: Asylum Adjudication by the Department of Homeland Security in the United States
TBC Registration is free but participants must secure a place here.
17:30 Lives in the Balance: Asylum Adjudication by the Department of Homeland Security in the United States
Thursday 22 May 2014
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18:00 Human Rights & Latin America - Films in Dialogue
Film: Onibus 174
18:00 'Onibus 174' (Bus 174)
Dir. Padhila (Brazil, 2002)Human Rights and Latin America: Films in Dialogue Seminar, organised in conjunction with ILAS    
Wednesday 28 May 2014
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18:00 Tanzania: Corruption and Human Rights
Many African countries including Tanzania have accepted democracy without successfully adopting the institutional reforms to support it such as an accou...
Thursday 29 May 2014
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11:00 National Security and Public Health: Exceptions to Human Rights?
Keynote Speaker:  Professor Malcolm Dando, Professor of International Security, University of Bradford, on  "Threats of dual use biomedic...
Thursday 5 June 2014
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18:00 Human Rights & Latin America - Films in Dialogue
Film: Nostalgia de la Luz 
18:00 'Nostalgia de la luz' (Nostalgia for the Light)
Dir. Patricio Guzmán (Chile, 2010), in Spanish with English subtitlesHuman Rights and Latin America: Films in Dialogue Seminar, organised in conj...
Monday 23 June 2014
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09:00 'Boat Refugees’ & Migrants at Sea: A Comprehensive Approach - Integrating Maritime Security with Human Rights
Thursday 10 July 2014
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10:00 Bread, Freedom & Social Justice: Organised workers & mass mobilizations in Latin America, the Arab world & Europe
Friday 11 July 2014
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09:30 Conference - Non-traditional Slaveholding in the Atlantic World
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