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Blog: INLOGOV-facilitated Hull Commission receives media, business and community endorsement for its final report

Blog: INLOGOV-facilitated Hull Commission receives media, business and community endorsement for its final report
Description
Written by Daniel Goodwin, Senior Associate Fellow. The Hull Commission's final report was published on 13th January 2016 and was widely reported in regional media. The independent Commission, which was facilitated by INLOGOV, said that a fresh joint approach to economic development and local government organisation is needed in Hull and the East Riding.
Date:
22/01/2016

Professor de Londras gives ninth Sean Lester Lecture

Professor de Londras gives ninth Sean Lester Lecture
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Birmingham Law School's Professor of Global Legal Studies, Fiona de Londras, presented the ninth Annual Sean Lester Lecture of the Irish Society of International Law on 1 December 2015.
Date:
15/12/2015

IEL Director presents at European Defence Agency

IEL Director presents at European Defence Agency
Description
Birmingham Law School's Professor Martin Trybus was invited to Brussels in November to present his research on the EU Defence and Security Procurement Directive 2009/81/EC to the EDA Defence Acquisition Experts Network (DAEN),
Date:
04/12/2015

Podcast: Arming the Rebels: International Ethics and the Question of Justified Armed Revolt

Podcast: Arming the Rebels: International Ethics and the Question of Justified Armed Revolt
Description
Speakers: Chris Finlay (POLSIS) and James Pattison (Manchester).
Date:
30/11/2015

Passing knee-jerk laws in the wake of terrorist attacks will not make us safer

Passing knee-jerk laws in the wake of terrorist attacks will not make us safer
Description
Fiona de Londras, Professor of Global Legal Studies at Birmingham Law School, writes for The Conversation
Date:
17/11/2015

Trybus at Birmingham Law Society Brexit event

Trybus at Birmingham Law Society Brexit event
Description
IEL Director Professor Martin Trybus delivered one of four presentations at an event organised by the Birmingham Law Society on the question "Do we need to be in the European Union to Survive and Prosper?
Date:
17/11/2015

Just published: New BLS Research Spotlight Series

Just published: New BLS Research Spotlight Series
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Two Birmingham Law School Research Spotlights have been published by members of Birmingham Law School.
Date:
17/11/2015

IGS podcast: '"Lay Down Your Arms!" Anti-War Writing in German-Speaking Countries, 1905‒1924'

IGS podcast: '"Lay Down Your Arms!" Anti-War Writing in German-Speaking Countries, 1905‒1924'
Description
Speaker: Professor Ritchie Robertson (University of Oxford)
Date:
12/11/2015

Lady Hale speaks at University of Birmingham on Appointments to the Supreme Court

Lady Hale speaks at University of Birmingham on Appointments to the Supreme Court
Description
The Deputy President of the Supreme Court argued 'we ought to be ashamed of ourselves … [i]f we do not manage to achieve a (much) more diverse [Supreme] Court' in the process of filling the six vacancies which are due to arise over the next three years.'
Date:
10/11/2015

Podcast: International Relations Theory and European Security: We Thought We Knew

Podcast: International Relations Theory and European Security: We Thought We Knew
Description
Speakers: Lorenzo Cladi (POLSIS), Kamil Zwolski (Southampton). Discussant: Mark Webber (POLSIS/Government and Society).
Date:
30/10/2015
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