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SmartUrbi research nears completion
Over the past 2,5 years, a research consortium of over 20 organizations in six countries studied and discussed the work of ‘smart urban intermediaries’. Mark van Ostaijen (research in Amsterdam) en Merlijn van Hulst (overall project leader) represented the Tilburg Institute of Governance / TLS department Public Law & Governance in this SmartUrbI research.
“Deep down I’m still an environmental lawyer who wants citizens to be heard”
PhD candidate Anna Berti Suman investigates the use of citizen sensing in environmental law and governance. But she also aims to design a toolkit to support citizens and policy makers using environmental data gathered by citizens.
Book launch: Portraits of Injustice
In order to show the impact of international crimes on victims, the International Victimology Institute Tilburg (INTERVICT) of Tilburg University will present the photo book 'Portraits of Injustice: Forced marriage and related sexual violence under the Khmer Rouge' on September 24th, 2019. The photo book portrays twelve victims of forced marriage under the Khmer Rouge in words and pictures.
Innovative Law research
10:00 - 11:00
PhD Defense C.H.J. Willemsen
Identiteitsvaststelling van verdachten en illegale vreemdelingen door opsporingsdiensten
16:00 - 17:00
PhD Defense K.J. de Wijs-Heijlaerts
Stil Leven: Zwanger, maar niet in verwachting. Een forensisch psychologische studie naar neonaticide in Nederland.
13:30 - 14:30
PhD Defense M.G. Lewis
An Appraisal of the African-Eurasian Waterbird Agreement and its Role in the Conservation and Management of Migratory Birds at Flyway-level