International Association of Refugee Law Judges

Call for papers: Nordic Asylum Law Seminar in Iceland

The overall theme of the 2017 Asylum Law Seminar is “Migration management and human rights – Refugee protection in crisis”. The chosen theme is to be interpreted broadly, but focus will be given to the situation in Europe and especially the Nordic countries.

Abstracts and workshop proposals should include author name(s), affiliation and short biographical information. The deadline for submission is 15 January 2017, and abstracts and proposals should be sent to

Please note that travel and accommodation costs are expected to be covered by the participants themselves.

Further information can be provided by Erna Kristín Blöndal, member of the conference organising committee at . Other members of the committee are prof. Oddný Mjöll Arnardóttir (chairperson), dr. Vigdis Vevstad and Prof. Jens Vedsted-Hansen.

Information regarding, registration, seminar fees and final programme will be available in January 2017.
The seminar website can be accessed at http://mhi.hi.is/nordic_asylum_law_seminar_29_30_may_2017_0

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