17 Jun 2021

Europe’s externalisation practices and their impact on refugee protection (online)

Regional Launch of The Oxford Handbook of International Refugee Law. Convened by the Maastricht Centre for European Law (MCEL) at Maastricht University, and co-sponsored by the European Society of International Law (ESIL), and Oxford University Press (OUP).

The Maastricht Centre for European Law, the European Society of International Law, and Oxford University Press cordially invite you to a debate-event on 17th June 2021  with a focus on Europe’s externalisation practices and their impact on refugee protection, part of a series of events launching The Oxford Handbook of International Refugee Law (OUP 2021).   

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The Oxford Handbook of International Refugee Law edited by Profs. Cathryn Costello, Michelle Foster and Jane McAdam provides a state-of-the-art analysis of this field. A 65-chapter reference work involving 78 authors, including 48 women, this Handbook is global in scope, with 10 chapters focusing in detail on specific regions, including Africa, Latin America, Asia, Oceania, and the Middle East. Oxford Handbooks are recognised as authoritative works of scholarship. They critically examine the progress and direction of debates. They provide the foundation for future research. This event will focus on one of the key challenges facing international refugee law, externalisation of protection obligations.

Programme

15.00-16.00h Input from Handbook authors and discussants:
 

Introduction by the moderator & Handbook co-editor Prof. Cathryn Costello (Hertie School of Governance & Oxford University)

 

Input from Handbook authors:

  • Dr. Lilian Tsourdi (Maastricht University & Dutch Research Council)
  • Prof.  Luisa Feline Freier (Universidad del Pacífico)
 

Responses:

  • Dr. Meltem Ineli-Ciger (Suleyman Demirel University)
  • Adel-Naim Reyhani (Ludwig Boltzmann Institute of Human Rights)
  • Nasrat Sayed (Maastricht University)
16.00-16.30h

Q&A with the public