Seminar with Jan Lemnitzer, SDU

Time: 15 March 2017 at 15:00 – 16:30

Venue: Centre for International Law, Conflict and Crisis, 6B-4-04, Faculty of Law, University of Copenhagen, Njalsgade 76, 2300 Copenhagen S.

Dr. Jan Lemnitzer, Syddansk Universitet:”Liberalism, Trade and Empire – The Three Roots of Civilian Immunity”.

”Protection of civilians is a fundamental principle of IHL. We tend to take it for granted as basic consideration of humanity. Dr. Jan Lemnitzer presents a very different account of how the notion of civil immunity came about in the nineteenth century at the intersection of empire and global commerce.”

Registration: For participation in the event please use this registration form no later than 15 March, 13:00.