The Irish Society of International Law is delighted to announce its 8th Seán Lester Lecture. The Seán Lester lecture is the major event of our annual program. Prior speakers include William Schabas, Christine Bell, Vaughan Lowe, Phillipe Sands, Ruth Wedgewood and most recently Conor Gearty.
8th Seán Lester Lecture
International Law and Trafficking in Human Beings: Crisis responses and continuums of exploitation
Professor of Law, University College Cork
Director, Centre for Criminal Justice and Human Rights, UCC
Ms. Justice Mary Laffoy
Date & Time: Thursday May 22nd 7pm
Location: Long Room Hub, Trinity College Dublin
Graciously Hosted by
The Long Room Hub and the School of Law, Trinity College Dublin
Eva Nagle BL, School of Law NUI Maynooth, Intellectual Property and International Law
Dr. Maria Murphy, School of Law NUI Maynooth, Spying Surveillance and International Law
Ms. Clodagh Power of Arthur Cox Solicitors will present her paper on "Climate Change, the Environment and Public International Law"
Dr. Douglas Cubie, University College Cork, will present his paper on "Disaster Relief and Public International Law".
Dr. Liam Thornton of the Sutherland School of Law, University College Dublin will present his paper on "Austerity, International Law and the Limits of Human Rights"
Dr. Ronagh McQuigg of the School of Law, Queens University Belfast will speak on the topic of "Gender and Public International Law"