International Human Rights Law Conference

Friday, February 26, 2016 - 8:30 AM
MLT Lecture Theatre, Rm 150, College of Law, University of Saskatchewan, Saskatoon
Private Event: Conference
Feb 26

Participation in this event is by invitation only

Director of CIGI's International Law Research Program Oonagh Fitzgerald will be participating in a panel discussion on human rights and environmental sustainability as part of The Law Foundation of Saskatchewan H. Robert Arscott Chair's conference. 

This conference will bring together international leaders and practitioners in the field of Human Rights Law from around the world. It will touch on important human rights issues of today including disability law impacting children and adults, race relations in the United States, refugee law in Europe, and environmental sustainability as it impacts human rights globally.

For more information and to register, please visit the conference website

Event Speakers

Oonagh E. Fitzgerald was director of international law at CIGI from April 2014 to February 2020. In this role, she established and oversaw CIGI’s international law research agenda, which included policy-relevant research on issues of international economic law, environmental law, IP law and innovation, and Indigenous law.