International Human Rights Litigation in Europe and Its Limits: the Experience of the Global Legal Action Network

  • Starts4:30 pm on Thursday, March 25, 2021
  • Ends6:00 pm on Thursday, March 25, 2021

Join us Thursday, March 25, 2021, at 4:30 PM for a virtual lecture by Ioannis Kalpouzos, Visiting Assistant Professor at Boston University School of Law. Prof. Kalpouzos will speak on the work of the Global Legal Action Network (GLAN), a collaboration between legal academics, practitioners, and investigative journalists, pursuing innovative transnational legal actions. Kalpouzos has led GLAN’s work in the themes of war & occupation, environmental justice, supply chains & accountability, as well as migration & border violence. Dimitrios Skiadas, Visiting Researcher at the Center for the Study of Europe and Jean Monnet Chair and Professor of EU Governance at the University of Macedonia, and Zinaida Miller, Assistant Professor, International Law & Human Rights, School of Diplomacy & International Relations, Seton Hall University, will comment.

Dr. Ioannis Kalpouzos is a faculty member at City Law School, University of London. He is working on evidence in the law of targeting and on the history of the legal concept of war involving non-state armed groups. His research has also focused on new weapons technologies, for which he has been a recipient of a Harvard Law School Institute of Global Law and Policy collaborative grant, as well as the history and theory of international criminal law, especially in relation to ‘banal’ or ‘structural’ criminality.

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