Portsmouth Law School

Corruption Democracy and Human Rights: Exploring new avenues in the fight against corruption

Thursday 20th - Friday 21st June 2019, European University Institute (EUI), Florence Italy

The Portsmouth Law School at the University of Portsmouth and the European University Institute (EUI) are organising a 2-day international conference on "Corruption Democracy and Human Rights: Exploring new avenues in the fight against corruption". The conference will be hosted by the EUI in Florence on 20th and 21st of June 2019.

The purpose of the conference is to investigate the legal nexus between corruption, democracy deficits and human rights in the European and global legal orders and to explore new approaches in the fight against corruption that could complement the current legal framework and render it more effective.

If you would like further information, please send an email to: Corruption2019@port.ac.uk

Keynote Speakers

Professor Anne Peters, Director of the Max Planck Institute for Comarative Public Law and International Law, Heidelberg.

Professor Mark Pieth, Professor of Criminal Law and Criminology at the University of Basel.

Conference Organisers

Professor Gábor Halmai, Professor of Comparative Constitutional Law, European University Institute.

Dr Marnie Lovejoy, Senior Lecturer, University of Portsmouth.

Dr Lisa Mardikian
, Senior Lecturer, University of Portsmouth.

Call for Papers

Download Call for papers corruption, democracy and human rights

 

Please submit abstracts via: Corruption2019@port.ac.uk