SHARES Lecture Series

SHARES invites renowned scholars to give presentations on various issues linked to shared responsibility on a monthly basis. The lectures take place at the Faculty of Law of the University of Amsterdam.

  • 19 June 2014Bill Bowring: ‘A Marxist approach to state responsibility’ (more info…)
  • 8 May 2014 — Robert Kolb: ‘Some Aspects of Plural Responsibility as Evidenced by International Jurisprudence’ (more info…)
  • 3 April 2014 — Philip Allott: ‘International Law – the Law of All Laws’ (more info…)
  • 13 February 2014 — Sarah Nouwen: ‘Complementarity in the Line of Fire: The Catalysing Effect of the International Criminal Court in Uganda and Sudan’ (more info…)
  • 12 December 2013 Gleider Hernández: ‘Beyond the Black Box of the State: Shared Responsibility and the Federated Entity under International Law’ (more info…)
  • 7 November 2013Eduardo Valencia-Ospina: ‘The ILC Work on the Protection of Persons in the Event of Disasters’ (more info…)
  • 3 October 2013 — Michael Faure: ‘Joint and several liability in tort law: lessons for international law’ (more info…)
  • 19 September 2013James Crawford: ‘Individual and Collective Responsibility of States for Acts of International Organizations’ (more info…)
  • 6 June 2013 — Samantha Besson: ‘Allocation of human rights duties (and responsibilities) to multiple duty-bearers’ (more info…)
  • 22 May 2013Vera Gowlland-Debbas: ‘Shared responsibility between member states and the United Nations’ (more info…)
  • 11 April 2013 — Giorgio Gaja: ‘The relations between the European Union and its member states from the perspective of the ILC Articles on Responsibility of International Organizations’ (more info…)
  • 5 March 2013 — Pierre-Marie Dupuy: ‘The deficiencies of the international law of state responsibility relating to breaches of “obligations owed to the international community as a whole”: suggestions for avoiding the obsolescence of aggravated responsibility’ (more info…)
  • 14 February 2013 — Olivier de Schutter: ‘Shared responsibility in relation to the right to food’ (more info…)
  • 10 January 2013 — Antonios Tzanakopoulos: ‘UN sanctions and their implementation: a case of shared responsibility?’ (more info…)
  • 6 December 2012 — Andrea Bianchi: ‘My difficulties with sharing – a critique of shared responsibility’ (more info…)
  • 4 October 2012 — Tobias Lock: ‘The EU accession to the European Convention on Human Rights and the co-responsibility mechanism’  (more info…)
  • 6 September 2012 — Marko Milanovic: ‘Extraterritorial application of human rights treaties and shared responsibility’ (more info…)
  • 11 June 2012 — Daniel Bodansky: ‘The future of the UN climate change regime: options for the Durban platform negotiations’ (more info…)
  • 24 May 2012 — Bruno Simma: ‘Joint responsibility in international law: revisiting the Oil Platforms case’ (more info…)
  • 15 March 2012 — Bhupinder Chimni: ‘Burden sharing in international refugee law’ (more info…)