8 March 2012

Panel Discussion and Book Launch: ‘Why Libya but not Syria? The Dilemma of the Responsibility to Protect’

On 8 March 2012, the Amsterdam Center for International Law in cooperation with Amsterdam University Press will host a panel discussion followed by the book launch of “Responsibility to Protect: From Principle to Practice”, a volume edited by Julia Hoffmann and André Nollkaemper.


Saskia Gieling (Publisher Amsterdam University Press) will provide a welcome address and an introduction of the panel.

Speakers on the panel include Ko Colijn (Director of the Clingendael Institute of International Relations and regular commentator for Dutch and foreign public news services), Juurd Eijsvoogel (International relations correspondent at NRC Handelsblad and chair of the panel), Frank Majoor (Permanent Representative of the Netherlands at the NATO) and André Nollkaemper (Professor of Public International Law at the University of Amsterdam).

After the panel discussion there is an opportunity for questions from the audience.


More information about the panel discussion and the book launch can be found here.

More information about the book can be found here.

Admission is free unless otherwise stated. The capacity of SPUI25 is limited. To attend the event you must  r.s.v.p. in advance via www.spui25.nl.

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