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 →

The following scholars were hosted for research purposes and/or the presentation of seminars/lectures: Mr Petr Stejskal, doctoral candidate, Palacky University, Olomouc, Czech Republic Prof Dagmar Richter Europa Institute, Saarbrücken, Germany Prof Thomas Giegerich, Europa Institute, Saarbrücken, Germany Dr Vasilka Sancin, Faculty of Law, University of Ljubljana, Slovenia Dr Benjamin Traoré, University of Pretoria, South Africa Ms Valerie Petitpierre, International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) Head of Delegation, Central African Republic. Prof Jean d’Aspremont, holder of the Chair in Public International Law, University of Manchester, founder of the Manchester International Law Centre and Prof of International Law, Sciences Po School of Law, Paris, France. DrRead More →

International Law – HA Strydom, Christopher Gevers, Oliver Ruppel, Laurence Juma, Patrick Vrancken, Gerhard Kemp, Werner Scholtz, and Frans Viljoen (Eds.) PUBLICATION DETAILS: ISBN: 9780199050154 PUBLISHER: Oxford University Press PUBLICATION DATE: December 2015Read More →