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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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Tuesday 6 October 2015
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17:30 Lost in Translation?: Brazil, AIDS, Antiretrovirals and Global Health
Abstract: Since the 1990s, when the struggle against AIDS was marked by the use of antiretroviral medicines, Brazil set a global example. In a neo-liber...
Friday 9 October 2015
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10:30 Paradoxes of Capitalism and Human Rights
The Conference will be followed by a reception  and  book  launch  (in  the  Jessell  Room,  Senate  House)...
Tuesday 13 October 2015
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18:00 The Making of the Modern World: Surveillance and The Press
Thursday 15 October 2015
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18:00 The Sustainable Development Goals: Wither Human Rights?
This Seminar is part of the Human Rights Consortium's flagship series ' Human Rights in the Headlines'.
Friday 16 October 2015
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17:00 Journal of Southern African Studies - Annual Lecture
   
Friday 23 October 2015
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18:00 Access to Protection in the EU
The International Refugee Law Seminar Series is a core activity of the Refugee Law Initiative. It provides a public space for discussion, promotion and ...
Saturday 24 October 2015
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12:00 Ministry of Bright Ideas
This event is part of Bloomsbury Festival 2015. What are the issues and the ‘bright ideas’ that can help us understand what it means to be...
Monday 26 October 2015
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09:00 BEYOND GOOD BUSINESS: Advocating for women's rights in the context of natural resource extraction
09:00 BEYOND GOOD BUSINESS: Advocating for women's rights in the context of natural resource extraction
Kindly organised by The Latin American Mining Monitoring Programme (LAMMP) www.lammp.org Background and Context: In recent years, there has b...
Thursday 29 October 2015
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11:00 What's Happening in Black British History III
Friday 6 November 2015
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11:30 20th Anniversary Conference for the MA in Understanding and Securing Human Rights
12:00 20th Anniversary of the MA in Understanding and Securing Human Rights
The MA in Understanding and Securing Human Rights was established in 1995 in collaboration with staff at Amnesty International.  The original aim o...
18:00 Safety Zones in Countries of Origin: A Violation of International Law?
The International Refugee Law Seminar Series is a core activity of the Refugee Law Initiative. It provides a public space for discussion, promotion and ...
Tuesday 10 November 2015
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18:00 The Making of the Modern World: Surveillance, Advocacy, the role/rule of Law
Friday 13 November 2015
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09:00 Participatory Documentary Filmmaking for Human Rights
This event is part of Being Human: a festival of the humanities and led by the Human Rights Consortium, in partnership with Envisioning Global LGBT Huma...
Saturday 14 November 2015
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09:00 LGBTI Human Rights Activism Film: No Easy Walk to Freedom
This event is part of Being Human: a festival of the humanities and led by the Human Rights Consortium, in partnership with Envisioning Global LGBT Huma...
Monday 16 November 2015
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18:00 NZ-UK Link Annual Lecture 2016
Wednesday 18 November 2015
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18:00 Watchers of the Sky "An imenselly powerful documentary". Sheila O’Malley
   
Monday 23 November 2015
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17:30 Human Rights Defenders, Special Issue launch (working title)
Thursday 26 November 2015
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18:00 Book Launch: Exploring the Boundaries of Refugee Law
Protection challenges around the globe require innovative legal, policy and practical responses. Drawing primarily from a new generation of researchers ...
Refugee Law Initiative

RLI conversation current student

IN CONVERSATION WITH A CURRENT MA STUDENT

Jamshed Kazi talks to Lisa Pierre about how his role at the UN

Jamshed Kazi is a current student on the Refugee Law Initiative’s flagship distance learning MA on Refugee Protection and Forced Migration Studies. He discusses how his career in the United Nations inspired his choice of study.

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Refugee Law Initiative: leading and promoting research in international refugee law

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Community Consultation and Megaprojects: Addressing the Gaps

24th June 2015

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