The Hague Summit on International Law & Human Rights

An Interdisciplinary Analysis of the Role of International Law in Promoting Human Rights
(International Court of Justice, The Hague; February 4th-5th, 2015)

In today’s globalized world, where billions of citizens are demanding the development and protection of basic human rights, the development of an effective functioning international law system is therefore of paramount importance.

The Summit will bring together legislators, members of the judiciary, representatives from global governance institutions, and stakeholders from around the world to discuss and prepare recommendations and a list of concrete activities for the future development of the international law system to support human rights globally, which can be implemented by the participants of the conference and the global community.

Participation in the conference is open to governmental & diplomatic officials, academics, journalists, civil society practitioners, private sector representatives, young professionals and students as well as other interested individuals from across the world.

Speakers & Delegates during the conference will include among others legislators, members of the judiciary, representatives from global governance institutions, and stakeholders from around the world. These speakers will include a large number of individuals from the ICD Advisory Board

To apply to the program, please submit the online application form, found under: http://www.culturaldiplomacy.de/index.php?cccs

The participation fee includes few meals throughout the conference, light refreshment, coffee, tea and water throughout the day.

Time: February 4, 2015 at 8am to February 5, 2015 at 6pm

Location: The Hague

Event Type: summit