On the Job! International Law Association, American Branch Media Officer

On the Job! compiles interesting vacancy notices, as follows:

Applications are welcome from candidates with a legal background (either a J.D. degree or working toward a J.D. or other law degree), with a strong interest in international law and practice, for the position of ABILA Media Officer. The holder of this position is responsible for developing and implementing the overall media strategy of the American Branch and managing its social media presence. This is a part -time position scheduled to begin work as early as February 1, 2022. Details here!

Work On! Call for Applications: 2022 Summer Program of Advanced Studies on Human Rights and Humanitarian Law

Work On! is an occasional item about workshops, roundtables, and other fora that do not necessarily include publication:

American University Washington College of Law’s Academy on Human Rights and Humanitarian Law is pleased to announce the  2022 Program of Advanced Studies on Human Rights and Humanitarian Law. Offering a robust program that includes 17 courses in English and Spanish, and bringing to you the top human rights experts in the field. Take advantage of this opportunity to learn, in real-time, from experts that are actively addressing the most relevant and current issues in the human rights field. Participants will also network with mid-career professionals, human rights defenders and activists, and law students from all over the world!

The Academy on Human Rights and Humanitarian Law is an important referent in the world in topics of Human Rights and Humanitarian Law and it is the only Academic Institution in the US with programs in English, Spanish and Portuguese. American University Washington College of Law (AUWCL), International Law program is ranked #6 among all the law schools in the country according to U.S. News & World Report. AUWCL has also been featured as the best schools for diversity and International Law, and in 2021 received the A+ ranking in International Law from preLaw Magazine.

Follow the links below for more information on courses, professors and registration. 

Courses: https://bit.ly/2Be9WjA

Professors: https://bit.ly/39dmEN

Registration: https://bit.ly/2v58mQ8

Fill out the survey: https://forms.gle/tgo5qmynbTewySYm8

*The program will also have online offerings for those unable to come to the in-person program.    

*U.S. students seeking ABA credits can also enroll! Please contact the program for pricing at hracademy@wcl.american.edu

Write On! 2022 Environmental Crimes and Protection Conference: Call for Abstracts

The Common Good Foundation and the Jersey Law Commission (Channel Islands) will be hosting the 2022 Environmental Crimes and Protection Conference on March 17-18, 2022 in Coral Gables, Florida, USA.

The purpose of this international conference is to bring together professionals from various professional disciplines to discuss emerging trends and responses to environmental crimes and environmental protection. Some areas of interest for this year’s conference include: green colonialism, ecocide, technological responses to environmental crimes, slavery and the environment, gender-based violence and the environment, and the right to a healthy environment.

The deadline for abstract submission is January 31, 2022 at midnight (EDT). For more information, click here.

Go On! International Law Webinar

Transnational Justice Project

Go On! makes note of interesting conferences, lectures, and similar events.

►  The Transnational Justice Project announced open registration for the third (of four) Critical International Law Salon Series, which will be held on online February 4, 2022, from 12:00–14:00 ET. The theme of this webinar is Engaging International Human Rights in the Aftermath of a Global Crisis and it will involve discussion from the following panelists:

Lionel Zevounou, Université Paris Nanterre, France
Siba Grovogui, Cornell University, U.S.A.
Nicola Palmer, Dickson Poon School of Law, King’s College London, U.K.
Kjersti Lohne, University of Oslo, Norway

For more information see the poster below or click here.

Write On! Reminder: 2022 Human Rights Essay Award Competition

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This installment of Write On!, our periodic compilation of calls for papers, includes calls for submissions to the Academy on Human Rights and Humanitarian Law at American University, as follows:

The Academy on Human Rights and Humanitarian Law at American University Washington College of Law, has announced it is currently accepting submissions to the upcoming 2022 Human Rights Essay Award Competition. The American University Washington College of Law will award two winners—one for submissions in English and one for submissions in Spanish—with a full scholarship (including lodging and transportation to and from Washington, D.C.) to complete the Certificate of Attendance or Diploma in the 2022 Program of Advanced Studies on Human Rights and Humanitarian Law which will take place from May 30 to June 17, 2022.  The topic of the 2022 Award is “Climate Change and Human Rights: Impacts, Responsibilities, and Opportunities.” Participants have the flexibility to choose any subject related to this topic, however, the scope of the essay must directly relate to this year’s topic, or it will be disqualified. The deadline to enter your submission is January 31, 2022.  

If you would like additional information or have any questions, we invite you to visit our website here or contact us via email at humanrightsessay@wcl.american.edu

On the Job! Legal Officer: Corruption Sanctions Coordinator at REDRESS

On the Job! compiles interesting vacancy notices, as follows:

► Applications are welcome from REDRESS, in coordination with the UK Anti-Corruption Coalition, for the position of Legal Officer: Corruption Sanctions Coordinator. The holder of this full-time, two-year position in London will lead the organization’s work on UK anti-corruption sanctions. The closing date for applications is Monday, January 3, 2022.

For more information on the position and how to apply, click here.

Write On! 2022 LPICT Rosalyn Higgins Prize

This installment of Write On!, our periodic compilation of calls for papers, includes calls for paper submissions for the 2022 LPICT Rosalyn Higgins Prize, as follows:

The Law & Practice of International Courts & Tribunals (LPICT) is accepting submissions for the Rosalyn Higgins Prize. The annual Rosalyn Higgins Prize awards EUR 1.000 of Brill book vouchers and a one-year LPICT subscription. The article should speak to law and practice of the International Court of Justice, either focusing solely on the ICJ or with the ICJ as one of the dispute settlement mechanisms under consideration. The winning article will also be published in LPICT and made freely available online for ninety days to maximize its dissemination.

Competition for the Prize is open to all: scholars, practitioners, and junior and senior professionals. Submissions will be selected via a double-blind peer review process by a Prize Committee, including both co-Editors-in-Chief. Submissions now open! Deadline: 30 April 2022

For more information, click here.

Write On! Extended Deadline for ACS Constitutional Law Scholars Forum Call for Papers

This installment of Write On!, our periodic compilation of calls for papers, includes calls to present proposals for constitutional law, ethics, or technology in law practice, as follows:

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The American Constitution Society for Law and Policy  announced a call for papers for the Seventh Annual Constitutional Law Scholars Forum,, to be held February 25, 2022, at Barry University Dwayne O. Andreas School of Law Campus in Orlando, FL. The Forum invites scholarly proposals at any stage before publication for the following topics: Constitutional Law, Ethics, or Technology in Law Practice. The Forum provides an opportunity for international and national scholars to
vet their work-in-progress in a welcoming, supportive environment. The Forum is not accepting
proposals from students at this time. Participants may present in person or virtually. The deadline to submit proposals is now January 1, 2022.

For more information, click here.

Go On! Panel Discussion on “Benchmarking in International Criminal Justice: Feasibility or Fiction?”

Go On! makes note of interesting conferences, lectures, and similar events. ► International Nuremberg Principles Academy and The Hague Institute for Innovation of Law announced open registration for a panel discussion on “Benchmarking in International Criminal Justice: Feasibility or Fiction?” which will be held online on December 7, 2021. Click here for more details and to register.