Professor Marco Roscini from Westminster Law School has been awarded an additional €23,000 grant by the Fritz Thyssen Foundation to fund the third year of his research project on International Law and Foreign Intervention in Civil Wars.
On 8 and 9 February 2018, Ruth Mackenzie participated in the second meeting of the legal working group on liability for environmental harm arising from mining activities in the seabed area beyond national jurisdiction.
Reader in International Law Ruth Mackenzie recently participated in the first meeting of a legal working group on liability for environmental harm arising from mining activities in the seabed area beyond national jurisdiction.
Two postgraduate students from Westminster Law School, Livia Carlini Schmidt and Manvir Grewal, presented at the Second International Symposium on Gender, Law and Constitutions on 12-13 April in Washington, DC, alongside student researchers from universities worldwide.
Professor Hélène Lambert is to speak at a seminar hosted by the British Institute of International and Comparative Law on ‘The “refugee crisis”: Challenges and implications for international and EU law’.
Senior lecturer in Law Dr Ioannis Glinavos recently wrote a piece about Brexit and its effect on the wider economic and socio-political landscape for The Conversation and contributed to an interview for Raconteur Magazine.
Professor Hélène Lambert participated in an expert meeting organised by the International Rescue Committee, with support from TrustLaw and Latham and Watkins, on accelerating legal pathways of refugees from Greece on Wednesday 25 May.
The academic year 2015-16 ended on a high note for the International Law Research Group, with Professor Marco Roscini being awarded a research grant for a new research project, International Law and Foreign Intervention in Civil Wars, and Professor Hélène Lambert's participation at a symposium in All Souls College.
A panel discussion titled 'Iran Nuclear Deal: Problems and Prospects' was organised by International Law at Westminster Research Group on 17 November 2015. The aim was to consider the legal, political and diplomatic implications of the Iran nuclear deal, signed in July 2014 by the P5+1 (UK, France, US, Germany,...
Professor of International Law at the University of Westminster Dr Hélène Lambert will be responsible for one third of a significant project aiming to develop a new theoretical approach to understanding the role of imminence as both a function of time and probability in international law in the field of...