Free

Leaving No One Behind: A Look at the Global Compact on Refugees

Event Information

Share this event

Date and Time

Location

Location

Room 349, Senate House

Malet Street

London

WC1E

United Kingdom

View Map

Event description

Description

The International Refugee Law Seminar Series, sponsored by the Refugee Law Initiative at the School of Advanced Study, University of London, provides a public space for discussion, promotion and dissemination of research between academics, practitioners, students and others with an interest in the refugee and forced migration field.

9th International Refugee Law Seminar Series

The 9th International Refugee Law Seminar Series is an open theme covering a range of topics related to refugee law and protection, and presented by experts from a number of professions.



Leaving No One Behind: A Look at the Global Compact on Refugees

Abstract:

Available soon


Speaker:

Penelope Mathew is a research professor at Griffith Law School, where she served as Dean from June 2014 to June 2018. Her primary area of expertise is international refugee law. Immediately before her appointment as the Griffith Law School Dean, she held a research chair at the Herbert & Valmae Freilich Foundation at The Australian National University. Prior to that, she was a visiting professor and interim Director of the Program Refugee and Asylum Law at the University of Michigan Law School, where she convened the 5th Michigan Colloquium on Challenges in International Refugee Law.


From 2006-2008, Pene was a legal adviser to the ACT Human Rights Commission, where she conducted the Human Rights audit of the ACT's Correctional Facilities. She has also taught at the Australian National University College of Law and Melbourne Law School, and is a past editor-in-chief of the Australian Yearbook of International Law. Her most recent book, co-authored with Tristan Harley, is Refugees, Regionalism and Responsibility (Elgar, 2016):
http://www.e-elgar.com/shop/refugees-regionalism-and-responsibility

Share with friends

Date and Time

Location

Room 349, Senate House

Malet Street

London

WC1E

United Kingdom

View Map

Save This Event

Event Saved