The School of Law and its associated Centres host a diverse range of events, including workshops, lectures, seminars and reading groups. We welcome all those with an interest in law, so to find out more about a specific event, please click on the title of the series (to the left of your screen) or event (below).
- LITIGATING FOR CLIMATE CHANGE - Climate Change and Recent Developments in Emissions Trading
MOVIE SCREENING: The story of Cap & Trade
DISCUSSANT: Ms. MJ Mace (Senior Teaching Fellow, SOAS)
MJ Mace is an international lawyer and advisor to the Alliance of Small Island States (AOSIS) in the international climate change negotiations.
- Climate Change and Groundwater: Comparative and International Law and Policy Dimensions – Lessons for India
This workshop will bring together experts on climate change law and policy and experts on groundwater law and policy to discuss and debate legal, policy and institutional issues concerning groundwater in the context of climate change. Major issues that will be discussed include international law and policy (for instance, the International Law Commission rules), regional regimes (for instance, the Guarani aquifer) and domestic legal regimes.
- LEDC Litigating for Justice - 'All Rise for Your Honour’
Prof. Srikrishna Deva Rao, National Law University, Delhi
All Rise for Your Honour is a documentary on Indian judicial system and highlights the difficulties faced by the poor and marginalised communities in accessing justice in courts.
Join us to watch the documentary followed by a conversation with Prof. Srikrishna Deva Rao, Registrar, National Law University, Delhi. His areas of research interest include Criminal Law, Human Rights and Access to Justice.
- LITIGATING FOR ACCESS TO MEDICINES - Documentary screening of India, Pharmacy of the world
Ms Prathibha Sivasubramanian
Documentary Screening of India, pharmacy of the world followed by a discussion with Ms Prathibha Sivasubramanian.
- LITIGATING FOR THE RIGHT TO WATER - Protest Against Coca Cola in Plachimada, Kerala
Prof. Philippe Cullet and Mr. Sujith Koonan
Screening of '1000 Days and a Dream' followed by a discussion with Prof.Philippe Cullet and Mr.Sujith Koonan.
- LITIGATING FOR ASBESTOS JUSTICE - “Dust: the Great Asbestos Trial”
Mr Vijay Ganapathy (Leigh Day)
Projection of documentary “Dust: the Great Asbestos Trial” followed by a talk by Mr Vijay Ganapathy (Leigh Day).
- Insight Day at SOAS
An invitation only event for prospective undergraduate students who have received an offer from SOAS
- Disabled Diaspora, Rehabilitating State: The Queer Politics of Reproduction in Israel/Palestine
Roundtable with Jasbir Puar (Rutgers University) featuring Atef Alshaer, Brenna Bhandar, Aeyal Gross and Katherine Natanel. Chaired by Rahul Rao.
No booking is required except for wheelchair space. The venue is wheelchair accessible, although the space for wheelchairs is very limited. To reserve a space, or if you have any other disability-related needs, please contact Rahul Rao (email@example.com) in advance of the event.
- Postgraduate Open Evening
Representatives from departments across the School will be available to answer your questions about postgraduate studies at SOAS.