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DSA Ireland Humanitarian Action Study Group Seminar on International Law and Disasters

Issued 10 September 2014

The Humanitarian Action Study Group of the Development Studies Association of Ireland (DSA Ireland) are pleased to announce the first of its Autumn seminars, on the topic of International Law and Disasters. Topics and speakers at this event will include:

  • 'The International Law Commission Draft Articles on the Protection of Persons in the Event of Disasters' - Dr. Dug Cubie, Lecturer, School of Law, Queen's University, Belfast;
  • 'Human Rights and Disaster Risk Reduction' - Dr. Karen Da Costa, Research Associate, Faculty of Law, University College, London;
  • 'Compliance with Legal Frameworks in Disaster Settings' - Ronan McDermott, Ph.D Researcher, Centre for Humanitarian Action, School of Agriculture and Food Science, University College, Dublin.

Date: Wednesday 24 September 2014; Time: 6:30pm

All Welcome.

Venue

Comhlamh Offices, 12 Parliament Street, Dublin 2.