Write On! Palestine Yearbook of Int’l Law Vol. 22

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This installment of Write On!, our periodic compilation of calls for papers, includes calls to submit papers for the Palestine Yearbook of International Law Vol. 22 as follows:

► The Palestine Yearbook of International Law is now inviting submissions of scholarly
articles for publication for its next volume, XXII (2019). This is a general call for papers. The Yearbook is published in the English language, is edited at Birzeit University’s Institute of Law (Birzeit, Palestine), and published by Martinus Nijhoff Publishers (The Hague, The Netherlands). The Editor-in-Chief of the Yearbook is Mr. Ardi Imseis. 

► The Yearbook is now accepting abstracts for review. Abstracts should include a working title, with a preliminary outline of the author’s research and arguments, along with a current CV. Applicants should e-mail an abstract (of under 750 words), along with a CV by June 15, 2019.  See here for more information. All submissions should be made to:

• Ms. Reem Al-Botmeh: rbotmeh@birzeit.edu and iol.pyil@birzeit.edu; and
• Mr. Ata Hindi: atahindi@yahoo.com.

Write On! Law & Practice of Int’l Courts & Tribunals Rosalyn Higgins Prize

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This installment of Write On!, our periodic compilation of calls for papers, includes calls to submit papers for the Rosalyn Higgins Prize as follows:

► The Law & Practice of International Courts and Tribunals now invites submissions for the Rosalyn Higgins Prize. The Rosalyn Higgins Prize is an annual prize which awards EUR 1,000 of Brill book vouchers and a LPICT subscription to the author of the best article on the law and practice of the International Court of Justice, either solely focusing 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 to maximize its dissemination.

► Competition for the Prize is open to all: scholars as well as practitioners, junior as well as senior professionals. Submissions will be selected via a double-blind peer review process by a Prize Committee, including both co-Editors-in-Chief. Exceptionally, two papers of an equally high standard can be selected. The Committee is also able to choose not to award the Prize if in its opinion none of the submitted papers reaches the required standards.

► Submissions should be between 6,500 and 8,000 words in length, not yet published or under review elsewhere. Other submission requirements are the same as for regular LPICT submissions. Instructions available here. The deadline is August 31, 2019. All papers for consideration of the 2019 prize should be sent directly to Pierre Bodeau-Livinec (bodeaulivinec@gmail.com ) and Freya Baetens (freya.baetens@jus.uio.no), LPICT Co-Editors-in-Chief. The winner(s) will be announced in September 2019.

Write On! Rapoport Center Conference on Prison Abolition, Human Rights, and Penal Reform

 

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This installment of Write On!, our periodic compilation of calls for papers, includes calls to submit papers to the conference on Prison Abolition, Human Rights, and Penal Reform: From the Local to the Global, as follows:

► The Bernard and Audre Rapoport Center for Human Rights and Justice at The University of Texas at Austin, School of Law invites submissions for an interdisciplinary conference on the theme of “Prison Abolition, Human Rights, and Penal Reform: From the Local to the Global,” to be held September 26-28, 2019 in Austin, Texas.

►The Rapoport Center invites proposals for papers, panels, art, or other forms of presentation from activists, practitioners, and scholars in all disciplines. Please send an abstract of your paper, panel, or project in under 500 words to Sarah Eliason by July 15, 2019. A limited number of need-based travel grants are available to support travel costs for selected participants. If you wish to apply for a travel grant, please complete this application form by July 15, 2019.

Go On! Xiamen Academy of International Law Summer Program

 

This installment of Write On!, our periodic compilation of calls for papers, includes calls to apply to the Xiamen Academy of International Law: 

►The Xiamen Academy of International Law is now accepting applications for its summer program, which includes courses on various topics of international law. The program runs from July 8-26, 2019. The deadline to submit the application is April 30, 2019

► For more details, see 2019 Summer Program Brochure – Xiamen Academy of International Law.

 

Go On! 6th Annual International Disaster Law Course

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

The 6th Annual International Disaster Law Course is now open for application. The course will take place in Sanremo, Itay from June 17-21, 2019. More info and the application form are available here.

The Course is organized jointly by the International Federation of the Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies, the International Institute of Humanitarian Law of Sanremo, the International Disaster Law Project and in cooperation with the Italian Red Cross and the EU Jean Monnet Module on “International and European Disaster Law” Roma Tre University.