Summer School: “The Protection of Fundamental Rights in Europe”
Bertinoro, 24-29 June 2018
The summer school is co-hosted by the University of Bologna, the King’s College London and the University of Strasbourg. The School comes this year to its 18th edition, and it is known to be one of the oldest and most renowned summer school on European law and fundamental rights in Italy. It is hosted in the magnificent venue of the Castle of Bertinoro, and it involves around 30 hours of lectures on the topic of the protection of fundamental rights both at EU and ECHR level.
The Summer School aims to provide graduates, practictioners and young researchers (Ph.D. candidates) with an in depth background of the protection of fundamental rights at European level. The general courses are about the European Convention on Human Rights, and the Charter of Fundamental Rights of the European Union. The single lectures tackle topics alike asylum and migration, national identites and EU law, relationship between the CJEU and the ECHR, EU external action, the margin of appreciation doctrine, commercial law and fundamental rights.
Thanks to the support of the Fondazione Cassa dei Risparmi di Forli, selected participants are fees-waived and complimentary half-board accommodation for 5 nights is included.
For further information, please visit the Cirde website (the University of Bologna Center of European Law), where you can find the event page.
Deadline for applications: 11 June 2018