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EDAL Conference 2014: Reflections on the Current Application of the EU Asylum Acquis
Registration has now closed. A big thanks to supporters, speakers and participants for an engaging and successful Conference!
Conference supporters: Conor Ó Briain Solicitors; Daly Lynch Crowe and Morris Solicitors; KOD LYONS Solicitors; and S. Bartels & Co. Solicitors.
Video recordings of the plenary sessions are now available! Use the playlist at the top left of the video below to scroll through each presentation and choose which to watch or just press play and watch from start to finish!
Plenary and workshop papers from the Conference (where available) can now be accessed below.
Mr. Justice Bernard McCloskey, President of the Upper Tribunal, Immigration & Asylum, UK - ‘The Lisbon Charter on Fundamental Rights:- an Asylum Dimension’
Dr. Cathryn Costello, Refugee Studies Centre, University of Oxford, UK - 'The ECtHR and CJEU as Refugee Law Courts: An Assessment’
Bernard Dawson, Judge of the Upper Tribunal, Immigration & Asylum, UK - ‘Judicial use of country of origin Information in asylum appeals’
Workshop papers: Reception conditions, socio-economic rights and human dignity
Dr. Liam Thornton, University College Dublin, Ireland
Véronique Planès-Boissac, Consultant, France
Aikaterini Drakopoulou, Greek Refugee Council
Workshop papers: Understanding the best interests of the child in the CEAS
Dr. Ciara Smyth, National University of Ireland, Galway, Ireland
Nadine Finch, Garden Court Chambers, UK
Workshop papers: Asylum seekers’ right to an effective remedy in EU law
Dr. Cathryn Costello, Refugee Studies Centre, University of Oxford, UK
Dr. Marcelle Reneman, VU University, Netherlands
Luc Lebeouf, Université catholique de Louvain, Belgium
Workshop papers: Sexual orientation, gender identity and human dignity in the asylum acquis
Sabine Jansen, COC-Netherlands
Peter Jorro, Garden Court Chambers, UK
Judith Ruderstaller, Helping Hands, Austria
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The Conference Programme can be downloaded here.
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