Conflict Prevention and Mitigation / Post Conflict Reconstruction

UN Security Council Adopts Resolution Extending Mandate of the United Nations Peacekeeping Mission in Democratic Republic of Congo (March 31, 2017)

Author: 
Caitlin Behles

On March 31, 2017, acting under Chapter VII of the United Nations Charter, the Security Council adopted a

UN Security Council Adopts Resolution Condemning Terrorist Destruction of Cultural Property (March 24, 2017)

Author: 
Caitlin Behles

On March 24, 2017, the Security Council adopted a resolution condemning the unlawful destruction o

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Prevention and Guarantees of Non-Repetition: Taking Stock of Two Decades of Transitional Mechanisms around the World

Author: 
Tamara V. Lewis

The panel was organized by the Transitional Justice and Rule of Law Interest Group.  The moderators were Zinaida Miller (Seton Hall University School of Diplomacy) and Lisa Laplante (New England Sc

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Should the ICC Privilege Global or Local Justice Goals?

Author: 
Ahmad Shah Katawazai

The panel of speakers included Professor Margaret M. deGuzman, who is a professor of criminal law, international criminal law, and transitional justice at Temple University School of Law.

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The Inter-American Human Rights System: The Latest Jurisprudential Advances and Setbacks

Author: 
Charles Bjork

Thomas Antkowiak, a member of the faculty at Seattle University School of Law, served as the moderator.  Members of the panel included Bernard Duhaime, Professor o

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Duty, Disobedience, and the Law of Armed Conflict

Author: 
Rachel E. VanLandingham

Moderator: Gary Solis, Georgetown University Law Center

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Military Intervention by Consent

Author: 
Rachel E. VanLandingham

This engaging and terrific session examined international law governing military intervention/use of force by consent and was ably moderated by Naz Modirzadeh, Harvard Law School Program on Interna

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The Value(s) of International Dispute Resolution

Author: 
Marylin J. Raisch

Presenters: Jeffrey Dunoff and Mark Pollack, Temple University School of Law; Yuval Shany, Hebrew University of Jerusalem; Judge Julia Sebutinde, ICJ; Judge  Helen Keller, European Court of Human R

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Late Breaking Session: Missile Strikes Against Syria

Author: 
Rachel E. VanLandingham

Moderator Catherine Powell, Fordham University School of Law