Upcoming Events


11 September 2014:

GGS Seminar by Dr. Kim Christiaens, The Chilean Factor. The European Mobilization against Pinochet and the International History of Human Rights Activism in the 1970s and 1980s, Leuven.

26 September 2014:

Workshop:The Post-Stockholm Syndrome: Lack of Ambition or a Welcome Dose of Realism in EU Criminal Policy?, Leuven.

29-30 September 2014:

AHRI Human Rights Conference, Human Rights under Pressure: Exploring Norms, Institutions and Policies, Copenhagen.

1-3 October 2014:

Workshop on the Effectiveness of Voluntary Sustainability Standards, Leuven.

29 October 2014:

Doctoral Seminar by Jed Odermatt, The European Union and the International Law of Treaties, Leuven. - (More information will follow soon.)


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