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Lecture Tineke Strik (the Hague, 18 October)

On 18 October 2019 Tineke Strik, Associate Professor in Migration Law at Radboud University Nijmegen and elected Member of the European Parliament (GreenLeft) will give a public lecture on the need for evidence-based policies in migration management. Her lecture will … Continue reading

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Interest Group newsletter no. 15

Our latest newsletter is out! In addition to the usual news items, info on conferences etc., it contains further info on our upcoming activity in Athens (12 Sept. 2019) and the convening of our annual IG MigRefLaw business meeting. The … Continue reading

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Programme IG event, Athens (September 2019)

In the margins of the 15th ESIL Annual Conference in Athens (September 2019), the Interest Group on Migration and Refugee law organises a discussion on ‘Children in the context of migration and asylum: a further layer of legal standards limiting … Continue reading

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News update from the Interest Group: EJIL: Talk! blog symposium on the UN Global Compacts and upcoming IG event in Göttingen (April 2019)

The Interest Group on Migration and Refugee Law organised a blog symposium in cooperation with the editors of EJIL: Talk! concerning the UN Global Compacts on Migration and Refugees. Several IG-members contributed, addressing topics from the legal nature of the … Continue reading

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Call for papers: Migration Issues before International Courts and Tribunals

The Department of Law of the University of Naples “Federico II” and the Institute for Research on Innovation and Services for Development of the National Research Council of Italy are working jointly on the analysis of the link between Migration … Continue reading

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Programme Interest Group workshop in Manchester (13 September 2018)

The Coordinating Committee of the ESIL Interest Group on Migration and Refugee Law warmly invites you to attend our Interest Group workshop in Manchester on 13 September 2018 in the framework of the 14th Annual Conference of the European Society … Continue reading

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Upcoming elections for the Coordinating Committee of the IG Migration and Refugee Law

  (more info soon …)

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Upcoming Interest Group activity, workshop (Naples): The Future of International Migration Law

The 13th Annual Conference of the European Society of International Law (Naples, 2017) will explore how international law has responded, or can or should respond, to the fundamental challenge of defining and regulating global public goods, global commons and fundamental … Continue reading

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Publication by IG member: ‘Migrant ill-treatment in Greek Law Enforcement’

Interest Group member Nikolaos Sitaropoulos’ work appeared in the European Journal of Migration and Law (Vol. 19, (2)) titled: “Migrant Ill-Treatment in Greek Law Enforcement – Are the Strasbourg Court Judgments the Tip of the Iceberg?“. Numerous instances of migrant ill-treatment, … Continue reading

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Blog: Needed In Europe: A Comprehensive Plan of Action on Refugees

by Susan M. Akram and Tom Syring  this blog entry was originally posted at the American Society of International Law’s International Refugee Law blog  What is the legal responsibility that European states bear towards refugees? The question does not lend … Continue reading

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