Go On! International Law: A Casualty in the ‘War of Terror’ at Cardozo School of Law

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►  The Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law is hosting an event entitled International Law: A Casualty in the ‘War on Terror’? on June 18, 2018 at 6pm in New York. A reception is to follow. Professor Gabor Rona of Cardozo School of Law and Professor Marco Sassoli of the University of Geneva will hold a discussion of how international law related to national security fares in the Trump era. 

The event is free, but please register here in advance.

 

Write On! 1st Elimination of Violence Against Women Conference in Mauritius

backlit_keyboardThis installment of Write On!, our periodic compilation of calls for papers, includes calls to submit abstracts to the Elimination of Violence against Women Conference, as follows:

►The 1st Elimination of Violence against Women Conference organised by Middlesex University Mauritius will be held on November 23, 2018 at Middlesex University Mauritius in Mauritius.  This is in support of the UN’s International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women.

►Abstracts of a maximum of 250 words should be submitted by August 1, 2018 to Dr Hannah Baumeister. Authors of selected abstracts will be informed by September 1, 2018.

For more information please click here.

 

Write On! ASIL-Midwest Works-in-Progress Conference

backlit_keyboardThis installment of Write On!, our periodic compilation of calls for papers, includes calls for submissions to the ASIL-Midwest Works-in-Progress Conference, as follows:

ASIL-Midwest, an interest group of the American Society of International Law (ASIL), is co-sponsoring its 5th annual scholarly Works-in-Progress Conference at the Southern Illinois University (SIU) College of Law in Carbondale, IL on September 7-8, 2018.

►Interested participants should send a 500-word abstract to ASIL-Midwest Co-Chairs Neha Jain (njain@umn.edu) or Yvonne Dutton (ydutton@iupui.edu) by July 15, 2018.

For more information, click here.

Write On! International Leadership Association

backlit_keyboardThis installment of Write On!, our periodic compilation of calls for papers, includes calls to submit abstracts to the International Leadership Association, as follows:

► The International Leadership Association (ILA), now focusing on transitional justice and peacebuilding, is seeking abstracts for its book Peace, Reconciliation and Social Justice Leadership in the 21st Century: The Role of Leaders and Followers. This book aims to include the voices and perspectives of legal practitioners and leaders in the field of international criminal law and human rights law, peacebuilding and restorative justice such as academics, humanitarian aid workers, grassroots activists working in the field of transitional justice and peacebuilding in order to explore the ways, case studies and examples of successful peace and reconciliation.

Abstracts should be between 250-500 words. Please note the due date has been extended until the end of May.

Click here for more information.

 

Write On! Melbourne Journal of Int’l Law

backlit_keyboardThis installment of Write On!, our periodic compilation of calls for papers, includes calls to submit papers to the Melbourne Journal of International Law, as follows:

►The Editors of the Melbourne Journal of International Law (‘MJIL’), Australia’s premier generalist international law journal, are now inviting submissions for Volume 19(2). The deadline for submissions is July 1, 2018MJIL is a peer-reviewed academic journal based at the University of Melbourne which publishes innovative scholarly research and critical examination of issues in international law.

Submissions and inquiries should be directed to law-mjil@unimelb.edu.au. For more information please click here.

Go On! CIArb 42nd Annual ADR Forum on Family Law Arbitration in Dublin

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►  The Chartered Institute of Arbitrators Ireland Branch (CIArb) is hosting its 42nd Annual Alternative Dispute Resolution Forum on Family Law Arbitration.  The Forum will be held on April 16, 2018 from 17:45 to 19:30 at the Dublin Dispute Resolution Centre (DDRC). 

The event is free, but please register here in advance.

Write On! International Law Dept. for the Geneva Graduate Institute

backlit_keyboardThis installment of Write On!, our periodic compilation of calls for papers, includes an opportunity to submit papers to the International Law Department for the Geneva Graduate Institute as follows:

The International Law Department for the Geneva Graduate Institute is now taking paper proposals for its upcoming conference to be held September 7-8, 2018. The theme of the conference is Knowledge Production and International Law in general, divided into four specific panels on 1) International law as a field of knowledge; 2) ignorance and the limits of knowledge in international law; 3) determinants of international law scholarship, and; 4) emotions and international law.

Interested candidates may submit abstracts of maximum 500 words and a CV/resume to knowledgeproduction-IL@graduateinstitute.ch by May 14, 2018. Please indicate in your
abstract to which panel you are submitting. Decisions regarding abstracts will be communicated by May 28, 2018. Draft discussion papers of no more than 8,000 words are due by July 31, 2018. For more info, click here.

Go On! Get Involved in The Brussels Binder!

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►  In celebration of the most recent International Women’s Day, we encourage our readers to get involved in The Brussels Binder! This initiative aims to create a database of female experts to further diversity in policy debates. Corinna Hörst of the German Marshall Fund helped set up The Brussels Binder after feeling shocked and frustrated with the lack of female representation in policy think-tanks and discussions. The Brussels Binder recently held its launch party on January 31, 2018 in Brussels.

You can get involved by registering as a female expert on their database, recommending a female expert for their database, donating, or following along with their progress! See here to learn how you can get involved, and be sure to check them out on Twitter!

On the Job! LSE seeks Professor in Dept. of Gender Studies and Director of the Centre for Women, Peace & Security

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

► Applications are welcome for the position of a Professorship in the Department of Gender Studies (0.5 FTE) and a Directorship of the Centre for Women, Peace and Security (0.5 FTE) located in the Institute of Global Affairs at the London School of Economics. The Department of Gender Studies seeks a Professor to provide ongoing leadership on the MSc in Women, Peace and Security, to co-teach on the core courses for this degree and provide additional teaching in the department in a specialist areas for a fixed-term of 5 years in the first instance. In addition to holding a PhD in a relevant discipline or related inter-disciplinary field, successful candidates will have expertise and research interests in the field of women, peace and security.

► Deadline is March 13, 2018 (23:59 UK time). The position is to commence August 1st, 2018. Click here for details.

 

 

Write On! Colloquium on International Investment Law & Competition Law in Zaragoza, Spain

backlit_keyboardThis installment of Write On!, our periodic compilation of calls for papers, includes calls to be presented at the University of Zaragoza’s Colloquium on International Investment Law & Competition Law as follows:

The Faculty of Law of the University of Zaragoza and the International Law Initiative are seeking abstracts of an original paper to be presented at its Colloquium on International Investment Law & Competition Law, to be held September 27-28th, 2018 in Zaragoza, Spain. Senior and junior academics and practitioners are invited to participate. Abstracts must not exceed 800 words. Deadline for abstract submission is March 31st, 2018.

► After the Colloquium, if selected, submission of final papers by authors is due by November 30, 2018. Selected final papers will be published by Springer, subject to peer review, in the Special Issue of the European Yearbook of International Economic Law (EYIEL) on ‘International Investment Law & Competition Law’

►  For further information and submission rules, click here.