Past Event

International Legal Dialogue—Middle East North Africa

December 14, 2015 - December 15, 2015
8:30 AM - 6:30 PM
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Columbia Global Centers | Amman

The Columbia Global Centers | Middle East, Columbia Law School, and the American Society of International Law held a conference on the theme “International Legal Dialogue—Middle East North Africa” on December 14 - 15, 2015.

This initiative is led by Lori Damrosch, Hamilton Fish Professor of International Law and Diplomacy at Columbia University and currently serving as President of the American Society of International Law.

Below is a brief overview of the program. To view the detailed agenda click here

Monday December 14, 2015

8:30-9:45         Registration and Welcome

9:45-12:45       Arbitration in the Arab World

12:45-14:30     Lunch and Networking

14:30-17:30     Environmental Effects of Armed Conflict


Tuesday December 15, 2015

9:45-12:45       Child Abduction and Child Protection: Private International Law Aspects

12:45-14:30     Lunch and Networking

14:30-17:30     Refugee Protection: International Law Affecting Women and Children