Public lecture | UN Peacekeeping Today: Legal Challenges and Uncertainties

The APCML is pleased to host Stephen Mathias, Assistant Secretary-General for Legal Affairs, United Nations as the 2017 Sir Ninian Stephen Scholar. He will be presenting this public lecture. UN peacekeeping operations have become multidimensional and are no longer limited to “keeping the peace”. They are increasingly deployed in contexts and with mandates that increase […]

Bombs or butterflies: Challenges for Military and Security Law in 2017

Tuesday 7 March 2017, 5:30 – 7pm. This opening seminar for 2017, hosted by the Centre for Military and Security Law, will provide a unique opportunity to hear from a panel of Australia’s foremost military and security law experts. CMSL has teamed up with the Asia Paci c Centre for Military Law (Melbourne University), Research […]

ASIA PACIFIC MILITARY JUSTICE WORKSHOP

Singapore, 20–21 September 2016 A workshop instigated by the APCML and NUS | Law (National University of Singapore). The aim of the workshop is to explore developments in military justice systems in the Asia Pacific region from a comparative perspective. In particular, the workshop will seek to identify and analyse the domestic and international law […]

APCML SEMINAR: SEX, STATISTICS, PEACEKEEPERS AND POWER

Venue: Melbourne Law School, Room 831 Date: 19 October | 1:00 – 2:00pm Register here The UN Secretariat provides annual statistics on allegations of sexual exploitation and abuse made against peacekeeping personnel, with reduced numbers of allegations leading to claims of success for the UN’s ‘zero tolerance’ policy. This seminar will explore the use of data […]

BOOK LAUNCH SEXUAL VIOLENCE AS AN INTERNATIONAL CRIME: REFLECTIONS FROM THE HAGUE TRIBUNALS

Date: 25 October 2016 | 2-4pm Venue: Melbourne Law School, Boardroom Level 10 Register:  http://alumni.online.unimelb.edu.au/s/1182/match/wide.aspx?sid=1182&gid=1&pgid=9786&content_id=7105 The Asia Pacific Centre for Military Law will host Michelle Jarvis, Principal Legal Counsel and Deputy Prosecutor at the International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia (ICTY), at the Melbourne launch of Prosecuting Conflict-Related Sexual Violence at the ICTY, edited by […]

BOOK LAUNCH: HIDDEN POWER: THE STRATEGIC LOGIC OF ORGANIZED CRIME

Hidden Power: The Strategic Logic of Organized Crime Dr. James Cockayne Date: 3 August 2016 Time: 1:00 – 3:00pm Where: Room 920 | Melbourne Law School Register: Click here Hidden Power: The Strategic Logic of Organized Crime reveals criminal mafias determining political outcomes to suit their own agendas, and explores how they do it – by influencing […]

SIR NINIAN STEPHEN FELLOW LECTURE: ICC-CENTRED INTERNATIONAL CRIMINAL JUSTICE AND ITS CHALLENGES

Professor Sang-Hyun Song Former President of the International Criminal Court, President UNICEF/ Korea, Professor Emeritus at Seoul National University Law School Register here Date: 2 March 2016 Time: 6:00pm – 7:00pm Venue: Melbourne Law School | University of Melbourne G08 | 185 Pelham Street. Carlton ICC-Centred International Criminal Justice and its Challenges The lecture discusses […]