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Results: 1 - 20 of 153
Results: 1 - 20 of 153
  • A human right to a (somewhat) stable climate?
    11 Jun 2021 13:00 - 15:00 Lecture
    With their Klimaschutzgesetz and Shell decision of April-May 2021, the German constitutional court and the District Court of The Hague have given new traction to the European wave of climate change litigation. At ...
  • Making the case for an EU Framework Directive on Minimum Income: A legal perspective
    8 Jun 2021 13:00 - 14:30 Lecture
    Despite having been an alleged priority for the EU and the Member States over the last ten years, the number of people in situations of poverty and social exclusion remains unacceptably high. The Covid-19 crisis puts ...
  • How does separation of powers impact sustainability and equality in EU trade policy?
    4 Jun 2021 09:00 - 15:00 Lecture
    External action and trade policy is traditionally seen as dominated by the executive. Yet, EU trade policy has undergone a gradual process of democratization, as the powers of the European Parliament have gradually ...
  • Neoliberalism’s fuel to anti-feminism:
    27 May 2021 13:15 - 14:30 Event
    In this seminar part of the Gender & Sexuality in European (Geo)politics, Akwugo Emejulu (University of Warwick), Emanuela Lombardo (Complutense University Madrid) and Elzbieta Korolczuk (Södertörn University) will ...
  • Should Wealth and Income Inequality Be a Competition Law Concern?
    20 May 2021 - 21 May 2021 10:00 - 17:00 Conference
    Economic inequality is steadily increasing. ACELG and ACLE are jointly convening an online conference discussing whether differences in how much people own and earn should be a concern for competition law.
  • ‘Building feminist peace: what way forward for the EU?’
    18 May 2021 14:00 - 15:15 Event
    In this edition, feminist scholars, practitioners and activists discuss what feminist peace entails, and reflect on new ways forward for the European Union as a peacebuilder.
  • Discretion and the EU agencies’ constitutive powers
    18 May 2021 13:00 - 14:30 Lecture
    Joana Mendes is Professor of Comparative Administrative Law at the University of Luxembourg, where she teaches courses in Comparative Administrative Law and EU Law.
  • The Separation of Powers and Its Control by Courts in the Field of Economic and Monetary Union
    19 Apr 2021 15:30 - 17:00 Lecture
    Dr. René Repasi is Professor of International and European Union Law at Erasmus University Rotterdam and acts as Deputy Head of the Department of International and European Union Law at Erasmus School of Law.
  • Media pluralism and (EU) competition law: what role (EU) competition rules play in fostering media pluralism in the Member States?
    15 Apr 2021 10:00 - 12:00 Lecture
    Media pluralism has generally been recognized as a core component of well-functioning democracies, free and open societies. These fundamental principles are reflected in Article 11 of the Charter of Fundamental ...
  • The Politics of last Resort
    14 Apr 2021 15:30 - 17:00 Event
    Prominent in the EU's recent transformations has been the tendency to advance extraordinary measures in the name of crisis response. From emergency lending to macro-economics, border management to Brexit, policies ...
  • The EU and a Feminist Global Trade
    12 Apr 2021 10:00 - 11:15 Event
    The third event in the In Focus series ‘A Feminist EU in the World?’ focuses on the role of the European Union as a global trade actor. The panel participants have background in both academia and a policy making and ...
  • Seeing Power: EU Executive Technocracy in Crisis
    29 Mar 2021 15:30 - 17:00 Lecture
    Executive power is at the core of managing and planning and enforcement with a prioritization of evidence-based decision-making within or to the (political) executive. It is certainly too early to evaluate the scope ...
  • The European Council: Above and Outside the EU's Separation of Powers?
    22 Mar 2021 15:30 - 17:00 Lecture
    Bruno de Witte is professor of European Union law at Maastricht University, and part-time professor at the European University Institute (EUI) in Florence. He is co-director of the Maastricht Centre for European Law. ...
  • “I demand justice. I hold them all responsible”: Advancing the Enforcement of Anti-slavery Legislation in Mauritania
    15 Mar 2021 15:30 - 17:00 Lecture
    Mauritania was the last state in the world to formally abolish “chattel slavery” in 1980. It has since committed to work towards the elimination of slavery by 2030 under the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) ...
  • Emerging Female EU Law Scholars Workshop
    12 Mar 2021 12:00 - 17:00 Lecture
    On March, 12th, 2021, the Amsterdam Center for European Law and Governance (UvA) is organizing a half-day (noon-5pm) online workshop for emerging, non-tenured female scholars working on EU law. During this workshop, ...
  • A Feminist Foreign Policy for a Climate-Just Future?
    1 Mar 2021 15:30 - 17:00 Event
    This is the third event in the In Focus Series: “A Feminist EU in the World?” In this event we zoom in on the EU’s policies on Climate Justice and climate change from an (intersectional) feminist perspective. Annica ...
  • Shifting executive power in EU migration policy: joint implementation and steering through EU agencies
    22 Feb 2021 15:30 - 17:00 Lecture
    Executive power in migration has been shifting towards EU agencies to counter the implementation gap, while enhancing intra-EU solidarity. An increasingly integrated administration stirs the challenges of fundamental ...
  • A feminist foreign policy for the European Union?
    2 Feb 2021 14:00 - 15:00 Event
    This is the second event in the In Focus Series: A Feminist EU in the World? During this event Hannah Neumann, MEP, Roberta Guerrina and Michelle Pace will explore what a Feminist Foreign Policy for the EU could or ...
  • Reintroduction of Border Controls in the Schengen Area
    26 Jan 2021 13:00 - 14:00 Lecture
    In 2015 several EU Member States reintroduced controls at their internal borders as a response to the rising number of asylum applications in the EU. More than five years later, these controls are still in place. An ...
  • Inside the diplomatic EU Code of Conduct Group: 20 Years of Tackling Harmful Tax Competition
    7 Dec 2020 15:30 - 17:00 Lecture
    Martijn Nouwen is an Assistant Professor in Tax Law at the University of Amsterdam (UvA) and Director of the Institute for Tax Transparency. His presentation will discuss the functioning and effectiveness of the ...