Legal Perspectives on the War in Ukraine

Date: Time: 16:00 Location: DZ-1, Dante building

Russia's attack on Ukraine holds the world in its grip. Bombs fall, shots are fired and people flee. And we hardly dare to think of worse scenarios. To what extent is there law at the moment? (English / SG-Certificate)

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In this Current Affairs Talk experts from Tilburg Law School explain and discuss several legal perspectives on the war in Ukraine.

  • Dr. Ville Kari will discuss the use of force by states and refers to historical perspectives of the conflict.
  • Prof.dr. Conny Rijken will explain migration law aspects and looks at the current situation of refugees and their rights.
  • Prof.mr.dr. Elies van Sliedregt refers to the crime of aggression and the criminal liability of state leaders.

Moderator is Benjamin Grama.

More information

This Current Affairs Talk is organized by Tilburg Law School and Studium Generale.

Contact: Has Klerx(Studium Generale).

* For students, this lecture may count towards the SG-Certificate. Check the SG-Certificate website for all the terms and conditions. 

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