When faced with multiple legalities, how do we know what “the law” is, and how is this notion formed by different actors coming at this question from different vantage points? This panel investigates this question through different case studies, ranging from the post-colonial state of Papua New Guinea to Northern Colombia and China’s Belt and Road Initiative.
Tomer Broude, Hebrew University of Jerusalem
Laura Knöpfel, – King’s College London.
Miranda Forsyth, Australian National University
Discussant: B.S. Chimni,O.P. Jindal Global University
Moderator: Laurence Boisson de Chazournes, University of Geneva, Geneva Center for International Dispute Settlement
Tomer Broude is the Bessie & Michael Greenblatt, Q.C., Chair in Public and International Law at the Faculty of Law and Department of International Relations at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem.
Laurence Boisson de Chazournes
Laurence Boisson de Chazournes is Professor of International Law at the University of Geneva and Co-Director of the Geneva Center for International Dispute Settlement (CIDS).
Dr. B.S. Chimni is Distinguished Professor of International Law, O.P. Jindal Global University, Haryana, India.
Miranda Forsyth is an Associate Professor at the RegNet School of Regulation and Global Governance at the Australian National University. Her scholarship investigates regulatory plurality across different contexts, predominantly in relations to issues of justice and violence in Pacific Island countries.
Laura Knöpfel is a PhD Candidate and Senior Research Fellow at the Transnational Law Institute, Dickson Poon School of Law, King’s College London.