International Francqui Professor - Events


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Pr. François Crépeau (McGill, Canada)

Pr. François Crépeau holds the Hans and Tamar Oppenheimer Chair in Public International Law, at the Faculty of Law of McGill University. He was the United Nations Special Rapporteur on the Human Rights of Migrants from 2011 to 2017.

His research interests include the control of migration flows, the rights and freedoms of refugees, new conceptions of security applied to migrants, and the rule of law in the face of globalisation processes.

François Crépeau will be at the Université Catholique de Louvain from January to June 2018 as part of the Chair Francqui International Professor for Human Sciences, organised in collaboration with seven universities (UCLouvain, KULeuven, UAntwerpen, UGent, ULiège, USt-Louis Brussels, ULBrussels). He will be staying at the Centre Charles De Visscher pour le droit international et européen (CeDIE) within the Équipe droits européens et migrations (EDEM).



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Upcoming Events

17-18 May 2018, Max Planck Halle
Humanitarian Visas, information and registration here.

1 June 2018, KULeuven
Human Rights and Migration

Past events

1 February 2018, ULB Brussels
Conference of the Odysseus network,  video here.

8 February 2018 (5 PM-7 PM), UCL Louvain-la-Neuve
Video of the Inaugural Lecture.

27 February 2018 (8 PM), UCL Louvain-la-Neuve
Projection of Ai Weiwei's movie "Human Flows", information here.