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UN DECLARATION ON THE RIGHT TO DEVELOPMENT 1986 – 2016: WAYS TO PROMOTE FURTHER PROGRESS IN PRACTICE

Annual Meeting of the Royal Netherlands Society of International Law

On Friday, 4 November 2016 AT 1:30 P.M. Raadzaal, Utrecht University, Achter Sint Peter 200, 3512 HT Utrecht

Speakers: Prof. Karin Arts on Revitalizing the Right to Development in International Law; Prof. Koen de Feyter on The Right to Development: A Treaty and Its Discontents

The printed version of the papers is available for non-members by applying to press@asser.nl. Coffee and tea will be available from 12:30 P.M. onwards. At 5:00 P.M. the biennial François Prize will be awarded.

A version of this paper was published in the Netherlands International Law Review (2016).

PLEASE NOTE: If you wish to attend the meeting, you are kindly requested to register in advance at info@knvir.org.

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GGSJ Researchers at the UN

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17 Dec 2014

Professors Oduwole and Arts contributed to UN event on the Right to Development

ohchr-logoOn 2 December 2014, GGSJ researchers Prince Claus Chair Professor Jumoke Oduwole and ISS Professor Karin Arts were in Geneva, Switzerland as invited speakers at an event organized by the Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights.

This event, Sustainable Development with Dignity and Justice for All – Realizing the Right to Development for Present and Future Generations, commemorated the 28th anniversary of the United Nations Declaration on the Right to Development.

More information on the ISS website.


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