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The relevance and role of human rights mechanisms in times of crisis

28 Feb 2023 1700 - 1800 GMT

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A webinar presented by the IBA Human Rights Law Committee

This webinar will discuss the rights to freedom of protest and assembly, the role of the UN special procedures and mechanisms in responding to crisis and HR lawyers’ abilities to activate measures in the times of crisis and enforcement of findings.

This webinar is presented in collaboration with the Texas Bar Association.

Fees

  Prices in GBP + UK VAT @ 20%, where applicable:

IBA member

Free

Non members

Free

Certificate of Attendance

Certificates of attendance for this webinar are only available to IBA members. IBA members who have attended the live broadcast for more than 30 minutes based on verified sign-in and sign-out times will be sent a certificate to the email address provided at the time of registration. Certificates can only be issued to the name provided at the time of registration. If you have any queries relating to your Certificate of Attendance, please email webinars@int-bar.org

Moderator
Melinda Taylor

Moderator
ICC, The Hague, Netherlands; Co-Chair, Human Rights Law Committee

Wajiha Ahmed

Moderator
Buttar Caldwell and Co Solicitors, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia; Co-Vice Chair, Human Rights Law Committee

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Confirmed speakers
James Skelton

Speaker
Attorney at Law, Houston, Texas, USA

Elizabeth Jimenez Mora

Speaker
Inter-American Commission on Human Rights, Aserri, Costa Rica; International Organisations Liaison Officer, Human Rights Law Committee

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John M Vernon

Speaker
Lewis Brisbois Bisgaard & Smith LLP, Dallas, Texas, USA

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Markus Beham

Speaker
University of Passau, Other City, Germany; Treasurer, Human Rights Law Committee

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