Call for Papers: RGNUL’s National Seminar on International Human Rights Law: Prospects and Challenges [Feb 20, Patiala]: Submit by Jan 5

The Centre for Advanced Studies in Human RIghts (CASIHR) at Rajiv Gandhi National University of Law, Punjab is organising a one-day National Seminar on ‘International Human Rights Law: Prospects and Challenges’ on the 20th of February, 2016.


Research papers are invited from students, academicians, lawyers, research scholars, practitioners on a variety of sub-themes. Important details for the same are as follows.


20th February, 2016


Rajiv Gandhi National University of Law, Punjab

Registration Fee

Rs. 700/- (for students); Rs. 1000/- (for academician, practitioners, research scholars, etc.)

Last Date for Submission of Abstract

5th January, 2016

Last Date for Registration and Online Payment

20th January, 2016

Last Date for Submission of Papers

31st January, 2016


Sub Themes

Session 1 – Human Dignity, State Sovereignty and International Justice

  • Genocide and Humanitarian Intervention
  • Right to Life and Capital Punishment
  • Right to Health and Treatment
  • Counter Terrorism and Human Rights

Session 2 – Human Rights of Social Groups

  • LGBT Rights
  • Women Rights
  • Child Rights
  • Human Rights to Refugees

Session 3 – Human Rights in International Trade 

  • Human Rights vis-a-vis Labour Laws
  • Social Responsibility of Multinational Corporations
  • Trade and its Impact on the Right to Environment

Session 4 – Redressal of Human Rights Violation     

  • International/Global Mechanisms
  • Regional Mechanisms
  • National Mechanisms
Faculty Coordinator

Dr. Shilpa Jain, phone: +91 9530585190, mail:

Student Coordinators

Ms. Srishti Bharti : +91 9779717000,  Komal Parakh: +91 8427254621

For further details, click HERE.


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