The refugee crisis in Europe: between Luxemburg, Lesbos, Brussels, Dublin and Aleppo – Presented by Prof Ruvi Ziegler, Professor in International Refugee Law, University of Reading, United Kingdom. Date: 21 February 2019 Time: 11H00 Venue: 21 Chiselhurst Ave, Auckland Park RSVP not later than 13 February 2019 Lunch will follow the seminarRead More →

SAIFAC invites you to submit an abstract for a paper on International Law and Justice for Victims of the Gross Human Rights Violation of Sexual and Gender-Based Violence, a conference to be held in Johannesburg, South Africa on 27 – 29 November 2019.  The deadline for submission of abstracts is 31 March 2019 ( The conference is co-organised and supported by: SAIFAC (the South African Institute for Advanced Constitutional, Public, Human Rights and International Law), a Centre of the University of Johannesburg; SARCIL (the South African Research Chair in International Law); and the Konrad Adenauer Stiftung – Rule of Law Program for Sub Saharan Africa.Read More →

Inaugural John Dugard Lecture in International Law by The Honourable Judge James Richard Crawford, International Court of Justice, The Hague – South Africa and International Law: A Tribute to John Dugard DATE: 25 October 2018 | TIME: 18h30 for 19h00 VENUE: University of Johannesburg, Auckland Park Kingsway Campus, Madibeng Council Chambers SOUTH AFRICAN BRANCH OF THE INTERNATONAL LAW ASSOCIATION & THE SOUTH AFRICAN RESEARCH CHAIR IN INTERNATIONAL LAW, UNIVERSITY OF JOHANNESBURGRead More →