The International Bar Association Human Rights Law Committee have organised an IBA Human Rights
Conference: Climate, justice and law: challenges and opportunities.
Topics will include:

  • LGBTIQ rights of gay marriage; where to next?
  • Preventing gender-based violence with a focus on Southern Africa
  • I am a lawyer, but I keep being arrested when I do my job: help!
  • Arbitrary detention: Article 9 of the ICCPR and its relevance in the third decade
  • Migration, workers and human rights
  • UDHR 75th anniversary – future perspectives for legal practitioners and their clients
  • BHR and its impact for general counsel
  • Addressing the social and human dimension of climate change – what needs to be done;
  • Modern slavery: what do the next five years look like?
  • Death penalty: intersection with fundamental human rights and criminal law;
  • An exceptional chemical weapons tribunal: closing the chemical weapons impunity gap?
  • Gender inclusive justice for international crimes committed in Myanmar: perspectives on prevention in the future;
  • Practicing law in post-coup Myanmar: challenges and opportunities.