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Abstracts and papers are available below the programme:

Programme

Session 1: September 7th 11.15 - 12.45 Room MR4

1A  Christian Henderson (Oxford Brookes),
       'Contested States and the Rights and Obligations of the Jus Bellum'
1B  Daphné Richemond-Barak (Interdisciplinary Center Herzliya),
      'Regulating War: A Taxonomy in Global Administrative Law'
1C  Siobhán Wills (University College Cork)

      'The Legal Characterisation of Armed Conflicts'

Session 2: September 7th 13.45 - 15.15 Room MR4

2A  Francesco Messineo (Kent),
        'Non-Refoulement Obligations under International Law: Towards a New Protection Status?'
2B  Marko Milanovic (Nottingham),
       'Did Kampala Depart from Custom?'
2C  Ido Rosenzweig (Israel Democracy Institute),
       'The Denial of Refugee Status Based on Direct Participation in Hostilities'
2C  Helen Kasem (Westminster)
    Entry points and observations; on the definition of Refugee, under the 1951 Refugee Convention'

Session 3 September 8th 09.30 - 11.00 Room MR4

3A  Osnat Grady Schwartz (Hebrew University of Jerusalem) 
       Domestic Courts as International Political Actors: Mutual Empowerment with International Law'
 3B  Agniecszka Jachec-Neale (Essex),
       'Fact-Finding and fact-Interpretation in the Investigation of Serious Violations of Human Rights and International Humanitarian Law'
 3C  Brendan Plant (Cambridge),
      'Connecting Norms and Facts: The Concept of Effectiveness as Applied by International Courts and Tribunals'

Session 4 September 8th 11.30 - 13.00 Room MR4

4A  Richard Caddell (Swansea),
      'From Stewardship to Guardianship?  Evolving Conceptions of Depositary Powers in Modern Treaty Law'
4B  David Fennelly (Trinity College Dublin), '
       The Changing Framework for Implementation of International Law: The Effect of EU Membership'
4C  Barbara Miltner (Cambridge),
       Evolution in Treaty Practice: The Decline of the Territorial Conception?'

Available Papers and Abstracts

Domestic Courts as International Political Actors: Mutual Empowerment with International Law by Osnat Grady-Schwartz.
Non-refoulement Obligations in Public International Law: Towards a New Protection Status? by Francesco Messineo.