The Asser Institute has announced the following upcoming summer programmes:
“International lawyering in a public interest” will explore the challenges of public interest advocacy in international law and rethink what it means to practice public interest advocacy in the international system. The programme will bring together leaders in practice, including advocates, activists, academics and members of NGOs, to discuss questions of cutting-edge legal techniques, how to find funding, how to identify causes for advocacy, how to start up your practice, and more. The summer programme will take place at the Asser Institute from 8-12 July, 2019. FURTHER INFORMATION.
The ninth advanced summer programme on “Terrorism, Countering Terrorism and the Rule of Law” will consist of an intensive week, during which experts, academics and practitioners will explore international and domestic legal aspects of counter-terrorism. You will get the chance to have a unique and in-depth look at the challenges that come with adopting and implementing counter-terrorism measures, while ensuring respect for human rights, fundamental freedoms and the rule of law. This renowned summer programme will bring you lectures by top speakers in the field, interactive sessions, study visits, group discussions (Chatham House Rules) and panel presentations on current topics. It will take place at the Asser Institute from 26-30 August 2019. FURTHER INFORMATION.