The application process is open for the Transparency International School on Integrity (TISI) to be held in Vilnius from July 10-16, 2017, at the Mykolas Romeris University student campus. The School on Integrity focuses on anti-corruption and accountability, giving the opportunity to future leaders to implement their ideas in practice. It aims to create an ‘integrity-building’, ‘peer-to-peer learning’ environment through lectures, seminars, trainings and field trips.
The World Bank Group offers a Paid Internship programme for highly motivated and successful individuals for the summer of 2017. The Internship provides an opportunity for individuals to improve their skills working for the World Bank in a diverse environment. Most positions are located in Washington, D.C. and some in country offices. The minimum duration of the internship is four weeks.
Polish Yearbook of International Law (PYIL), a scientific journal published since 1966, is currently seeking articles for its next volume (XXXVI), which will be published in June 2017. The major focus of the Yearbook is on public and private international law as well as European law. Each volume of the PYIL also includes legal bibliography of Polish authors publishing in the above areas.
The Conference Convenors welcome abstract submissions for the 2017 Annual European Environmental Law Forum Conference, which will be taking place at the Frederiksberg Campus, University of Copenhagen, Denmark on August 30- September 1, 2017. The conference is organised as a joint effort of the European Environmental Law Forum (EELF), the Nordic Environmental Law, Governance & Science Network (NELN+), the University of Copenhagen (Faculty of Science) and Aarhus University (School of Law).
Leiden University invites submissions to the Interdisciplinary Conference ’EU Criminal Justice Policy and Practice – Reflections and Prospects’, which will be held on June 26-27, 2017. The conference aims to encourage discussions on the European Union’s initiatives in the field of EU criminal law and future challenges. The conference will bring together lawyers, criminologists, political scientists, and philosophers for a multidisciplinary reflection on the development of the European Union’s criminal policy.
The Organising Committee welcomes submissions for papers for the Colloquium on ‘International Investment Law & the Law of Armed Conflict’ organised in the context of the Investment Law Initiative. The Colloquium will be taking place at the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, Greece on October 5-6, 2017.
The organisers invite you to participate in the 9th Nelson Mandela Human Rights Moot Court Competition due to be held in Palais des Nations, in Geneva, Switzerland on July 18, 2017. The competition involves a written phase after which teams are selected for the oral phase. Teams argue a hypothetical case on issues of international human rights law before a hypothetical Human Rights Court, on the basis of the International Bill of Human Rights and other applicable (including regional) human rights instruments.