Publication Launch: Anti- & Counter-terrorism and human rights in Europe: 5 snapshots of current controversies

Publication Launch

Anti-& Counter-terrorism and human rights in Europe: 5 snapshots of current controversies

Date and Time: Thursday 20 September 2018, 17:30 -20:30

Venue: Kingsley Napley LLP, Knights Quarter, 14 St John’s Lane, London EC1M 4AJ

Academic sponsors: Queen Mary University of London (QMUL) Criminal Justice Center and Kingsley Napley LLP

The publication examines:

1- State struggles against terrorism and the implications for human rights
2-Combating terrorism: in search of a definition
3-Anti-& Counter-terrorism,migration and racism in Europe: a continuum of in security and politics of fear
4-After Paris, 13 November 2015- a dance between France and the EU
5-Democratic oversight of intelligence services of Europe:avoiding human rights violations before they happen

Programme:

17:30-18:00 Registration

18:00 Chair’s welcome
Nicolas Rollason, Partner and Head of Immigration (Kingsley Napley LLP)

18:05 Commentary and presentations
Commentary: Professor Valsamis Mitsilegas (QMUL School of Law) and Professor Jef Huysmans (QMUL School of Politics and International Relations)

Response: Professor Elspeth Guild (QMUL School of Law) and Professor Didier Bigo (King’s College London/Sciences-Po Paris)

19:30-20:30 Networking drinks

 

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