Date: 25-26 August 2017
Hosted by: Korea Chapter of the Asia Society of International Law together with the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Korea




6th AsianSIL Biennial Conference, Seoul, Korea

6th AsianSIL Biennial Conference, Seoul, August 2017: Early Bird Registration until 30 June Early-bird registration is now open till 30 June 2017 for the 6th Biennial Conference of the Asian Society of International Law to be held in Seoul on Friday 25 to Saturday 26 August 2017. The conference theme is “Asia and International Law in…

Call for Abstracts – Second Annual “International and Comparative Disaster Law Essay Contest”

Deadline for submission of abstracts: 7 July 2017 This announcement calls for the submission of abstracts not exceeding 500 words for consideration for the second annual “International and comparative disaster law essay contest.” This contest is co-sponsored by the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC), the American Society of International Law…



Health care goals in Indonesia can be reached only if challenges addressed – UN expert (UN News, 4 April 2017)

Health care goals in Indonesia can be reached only if challenges addressed – UN expert (UN News, 4 April 2017) Indonesia is on track to develop a sustainable and equitable healthcare system, but problems related to access and quality of services persist, the United Nations Special Rapporteur on the right to health, Dainius Puras, said.…

ASEAN hopes up on code of conduct (Inquirer, 19 April 2017)

ASEAN hopes up on code of conduct (Inquirer, 19 April 2017) China’s positive view of a code of conduct for claimants in the South China Sea will work toward successful negotiations with the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) on maintaining order in the disputed waterway, Acting Foreign Secretary Enrique Manalo said. Speaking at the Meet Inquirer…


Fri 26

Gaetano Morelli Lectures, 4th Edition: “Rethinking the Doctrine of Customary International Law” (26 May to 27 May 2017)

May 26 - May 27

The fourth edition of the Gaetano Morelli Lectures will focus on the process of formation and identification of customary international law. It aims at inviting the participants to embark on a journey touching upon diverse conceptions, doctrines and practices, in search of the foundational bases of the international legal experience. Please click on the program…

Jul 03

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Venice Academy of Human Rights 2017: Economic, Social, and Cultural Rights as an Answer to Rising Inequalities (03 Jul to 12 Jul 2017)

July 3 - July 12

European Inter-University Centre, Venice – Lido, Italy Application Deadline: 14 May 2017 The Venice Academy of Human Rights is an international programme of excellence for human rights education, research and debate. Its summer programme will discuss the question on what role do human rights play in enabling and promoting social justice. The programme opens to…