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4 November | Symposium 65 years ECHR

The European Convention on Human Rights was signed on 4 November 1950. Exactly 65 years later, the Leiden Law School organises a symposium. A group of leading experts will speak about the present, the past and the future of the ECHR.


Advanced master on human rights law started off

The advanced LLM European and International Human Rights Law started off today. A select group of students from different parts of the world attended the very first seminar meeting of this new master launched by Leiden Law School.


New Master of Laws starting September 2014

Leiden Law School will add the advanced LLM-programme European and International Human Rights Law to its range of innovative Master of Laws in September 2014-2015. The programme is offered in english.


Christa Tobler wins Europe prize

Every year, the „ Neue Europäische Bewegung Schweiz (nebs)/Nouveau movement européen suisse (nomes)“ awards the Europe prize to a person who in Switzerland is active in the field of European integration. De association nominates a number of persons and the winner is then chosen by its members and other visitors of its website.


Cyber Warfare and International Law

On Thursday 30 May 2013 (19.00-21.00 hrs), the Kalshoven-Gieskes Forum on International Humanitarian Law and the International Law Association Prof. Mr. B.M. Telders will host a Panel Discussion on cyber warfare and international law. This panel discussion follows the recent completion of the Tallin Manual on the International Law Applicable to Cyber Warfare .


The structure of the Institute

The Institute for Public Law consists of three institutes and three subdepartments. The board of Public Law consists of one member of each institute and subdeparment.