The Responsibility to Protect and Prosecute: the International Criminal Court after Libya

This event will include a lecture from Carsten Stahn, University of Leiden and Anthony Lang and a panel including academic staff from the School of Politics and International Studies


11.00 Arrival Tea Coffee

11.20 Welcome

11.30 Opening Lecture: Carsten Stahn, University of Leiden

Carsten Stahn is Professor of International Criminal Law and Global Justice and Programme Director of the Grotius Centre for International Studies. He has previously worked as Legal Officer in Chambers of the International Criminal Court (2003-2007) and as Research Fellow at the Max Planck Institute for Comparative Public Law and International Law (2000-2003)

13.00 Lunch: For Speakers and limited number of delegates

14.00 Lecture: Anthony Lang, University of St Andrews From Sheriff to Judge: Reimagining Punishment, Justice and International Relations. Anthony F Lang, Jr holds a Chair in International Political Theory in the School of International Relations at the University of St Andrews and is Director of the Centre for Global Constitutionalism11.

15.30 Tea and coffee break

16.00 Panel: The role of the ICC in R2P. Common cause and common problems:

Andrea Birdsall (Edinburgh), Jason Ralph and Adrian Gallagher (Leeds), Mark Kersten (LSE) and Kirsten Ainley (LSE).

17.30 Reception

19.00 Dinner for speakers

This event is open to all and free to attend. Regustration is required. To do so, email Ben Docherty.

Abstracts are available to download.


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