Protection, surrogacy and defining refugees
Dr David Cantor (Director, Refugee Law Initiative, School of Advanced Studies, University of London)
Special seminars and lectures
Thursday, 12 May 2016, 5pm to 7pm
Seminar Room 3, Oxford Department of International Development, 3 Mansfield Road, Oxford, OX1 3TB
Axis of Protection: Human Rights in International Law Seminar Series 2015/16
Refugee and Migration Law Discussion Group, University of Oxford
Protection, Surrogacy and Defining Refugees
Dr David Cantor
Director, Refugee Law Initiative
School of Advanced Studies, University of London
The event is open to all students and staff. No sign up is necessary, but the capacity of the room is limited, so please do come early to avoid disappointment. Refreshments will be available.
Dr David James Cantor is founder and Director of the Refugee Law Initiative and a Reader in International Human Rights Law at the School of Advanced Study, University of London, where he also runs the successful new distance-learning MA in Refugee Protection and Forced Migration Studies
The seminar series, inaugurated in 2013, provides an opportunity for scholars to engage in discussion of contemporary and challenging issues concerning the protection of human rights in international law with emphasis on human rights law, international humanitarian law, and international refugee law.
This year, the series has received a grant from the Society of Legal Scholars Small Projects and Events Fund.