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How to save the European Court of Human Rights in three steps?

Thursday, 17 May 2018, 1 – 2:30pm

How to save the European Court of Human Rights in three steps?

You are cordially invited to a talk by Judge Paulo Pinto de Albuquerque, of the European Court of Human Rights:

How to save the ECHR in three steps? More independence, more transparency and more accountability.

Paulo Pinto de Albuquerque has been Judge of the European Court of Human Rights since 2011. Between 1992 and 2004 he sat on the bench of different courts in Portugal. Since 2015, he is Professor Catedrático at the Law Faculty of the Catholic University of Lisbon, where he teaches Criminal Law and Procedure, Penitentiary Law, Public International Law, International Law of Human Rights and Philosophy of Law. He has published widely in these fields of law. He has been Visiting Professor in the USA and China and addressed audiences in Angola, Belgium, Brazil, China, France, Germany, Guiné, Italy, Portugal, Spain, Switzerland, Turkey, United States and United Kingdom. He has worked as an expert for the Council of Europe and the European Commission of the European Union. He is currently member of several international law associations.

This public talk is free to attend but space is very limited; registration in advance is essential. To register please email: 

Campus LocationTrinity Long Room Hub Arts and Humanities Research Institute
Accessibility: Yes
Room: Galbraith Seminar Room
Event Category: Lectures and Seminars, Public
Type of Event: One-time event
Audience: Public
Cost: Free (but registration is essential)
Contact Name: Dr Roja Fazaeli

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