#PoTW – Climate change-related displacement: what scope for protection under refugee and human rights law?

Climate change is already contributing to the displacement of millions of people worldwide by increasing the frequency and intensity of natural disasters. Proposals for responding to the phenomenon overwhelmingly rely on the State to act, with limited discussion of the role of the courts in interpreting States’ existing obligations under refugee and human rights law.… Continue reading #PoTW – Climate change-related displacement: what scope for protection under refugee and human rights law?

Festival highlights for #BloomsburyFest 2013

We are pleased to announce the School of Advanced Study‚Äôs programme for the Bloomsbury Festival 2013 which runs from October 15 – 20. This vibrant set of events features contributions from across the University of London and celebrates the people, places, and histories of Bloomsbury. Introducing our festival theme – Ministry of Communication Our festival… Continue reading Festival highlights for #BloomsburyFest 2013