Law in Crisis Zoom Seminars

Thursday, December 17, 2020 - 13:00
To be held virtually via Zoom


The University of Ghana School of Law, supported by Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ), is pleased to inform you of the return of its ongoing Law in Crisis series of lunchtime seminars.


This third edition will interrogate issues relating to the following themes: (a) Reform of teaching and assessments in Legal Education; (b) Gender and Politics: Women’s political status and representation in Ghana; (c) Adapting Tax, Labour and Corporate regulation to a post COVID-19 world; (d) Re-imagining the place of Human Rights in post- COVID-19 Ghana; (e) Ghana’s Public Health Law and the COVID-19 pandemic; and (f) the impact of COVID-19 on the Implementation of the African Continental Free Trade Area Agreement: which way forward?


Join the next panel on “Re-Imagining the Place of Human Rights in Post-COVID-19 Ghana” which will be held this Thursday, 17th December 2020 at 1pm GMT via Zoom.


Our Panel members will be:


  1. Dr Nnenna Ifeanyi-Ajufo, Senior Lecturer, Swansea University School of Law


  1. Dr. Yonas Birmeta Adinew, Assistant Professor, Addis Ababa University (AAU) School of Law


  1. Mr. Michael Gyan Nyarko, Manager, Litigation & Implementation, Centre for Human Rights, University of Pretoria


  1. Mercy Larbi, Deputy Commission, Commission on Human Rights and Administrative Justice (“CHRAJ”)


The Conversation will be moderated by Wilhelmina Mensah, Director of the Africa Office of the Commonwealth Human Rights Initiative (CHRI)


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