António Guterres secures second term as UN Secretary-General

United Nations published this video item, entitled “António Guterres secures second term as UN Secretary-General” – below is their description. António Guterres was on Friday re-appointed to a second term as UN Secretary-General, pledging as his priority, to continue helping the world chart a course out of the COVID-19 pandemic. Taking the oath of office … Read more António Guterres secures second term as UN Secretary-General

WATCH LIVE: Mariana Mazzucato & Tom Steyer join Washington Post Live to discuss climate change & the

Washington Post published this video item, entitled “WATCH LIVE: Mariana Mazzucato & Tom Steyer join Washington Post Live to discuss climate change & the” – below is their description. How can the world grapple with the most daunting, intractable challenges such as climate change and the impact of globalization? What are the new paradigms that … Read more WATCH LIVE: Mariana Mazzucato & Tom Steyer join Washington Post Live to discuss climate change & the

WATCH LIVE: Sen. Mark Warner & Lyft president John Zimmer on the future of the workforce

Washington Post published this video item, entitled “WATCH LIVE: Sen. Mark Warner & Lyft president John Zimmer on the future of the workforce” – below is their description. Join Washington Post Live on Thursday, Dec. 3 at 11:00 a.m. E.T., as Washington Post economics correspondent Heather Long hosts discussions with top lawmakers and CEOs to … Read more WATCH LIVE: Sen. Mark Warner & Lyft president John Zimmer on the future of the workforce

International law and global health risks: lessons from Covid-19

An address to the Ninth Annual Cambridge International Law (CILJ) Conference in April 2020, in Panel 7: Regulating Risks to Health and Safety—Scientific and Technical Paradigms in International Law, by Prof Dr Stefania Negri, Associate Professor of International Law, School of Law, University of Salerno, and founder and director of the ‘Observatory on Human Rights: … Read more International law and global health risks: lessons from Covid-19

The Limits of Relying on Science to Regulate Global Risks

An address to the Ninth Annual Cambridge International Law (CILJ) Conference in April 2020, in Panel 7: Regulating Risks to Health and Safety—Scientific and Technical Paradigms in International Law, by Margherita Melillo, Research Fellow, Max Planck Institute Luxembourg for Procedural law, and Ph.D. Candidate, European University Institute. Full title: “The Limits of Relying on Science … Read more The Limits of Relying on Science to Regulate Global Risks

Food Safety & “Other” Legitimate Factors in International Risk Regulation

An address to the Ninth Annual Cambridge International Law (CILJ) Conference in April 2020, in Panel 7: Regulating Risks to Health and Safety—Scientific and Technical Paradigms in International Law, by Francesco Cazzini, Ph.D. Candidate in International Law, University of Milan. Full title: “Food Safety and “Other” Legitimate Factors in International Risk Regulation: Beyond the Scientific … Read more Food Safety & “Other” Legitimate Factors in International Risk Regulation

HLS Library Book Talk | When Misfortune Becomes Injustice

“When Misfortune Becomes Injustice: Evolving Human Rights Struggles for Health and Social Equality” by Alicia Ely Yamin surveys the progress and challenges in deploying human rights to advance health and social equality over recent decades, with a focus on women’s health and rights. Yamin weaves together theory and firsthand experience in a compelling narrative of … Read more HLS Library Book Talk | When Misfortune Becomes Injustice

Paradigms of Platform Responsibility for the Governance of Online Speech

Dr Barrie Sander, Postdoctoral Fellow at Fundacao Getulio Vargas (FGV), School of International Relations, Brazil, speaking on Panel VIII: ‘Democracy new: Barriers and opportunities’ on the subject ‘Democratic Disruption in the Age of Social Media: Paradigms of Platform Responsibility for the Governance of Online Speech’. Slides for this presentation are available at: https://resources.law.cam.ac.uk/documents/CILJ_slides/Sander.pdf Cambridge International … Read more Paradigms of Platform Responsibility for the Governance of Online Speech

Contemporary Conflict Means Changes for Humanitarian Healthcare

Contemporary armed conflict increasingly involves warring parties without uniforms or centralised command structures. Instead of lining up armed units on a battlefield, small cells often pitch battle intermittently before melting back into the civilian population. Disguise, dispersed command structures and longevity are frequently the weapons of modern warfare. Large armies are having to rethink their … Read more Contemporary Conflict Means Changes for Humanitarian Healthcare