University Of Ghana School Of Law Lunchtime Zoom Seminars


The University of Ghana School of Law is pleased to invite you to a series of lunchtime Zoom seminars called “Law in Crises”, which will interrogate the impact and legacy of the COVID-19 pandemic on our legal system and democratic institutions, as well as explore avenues for legal innovation.

This edition of the series will run every Thursday; beginning April 30th to June 11th, 2020 at 01:00 PM GMT; and will feature various legal and governance experts.

Scheduled Panels:

  1. Apr 30, 2020: The 2020 Elections, the Electoral Commission, and COVID-19: Pathways for Innovative Election Resiliency Measures.


  1. May 7, 2020: Executive Powers and COVID-19: The New Normal?


  1. May 14, 2020: Policing and COVID-19: Is the Police Struggling, coping, or somewhere in between? And with what precisely?


  1. May 21, 2020: International Arbitration, Business and Commercial Contracting in the face of COVID-19.


  1. May 28, 2020: The Criminal Justice System, the Prisons and COVID-19: Are we hanging them out to dry?


  1. June 4, 2020: Peacekeeping operations and the disruptive potential of COVID-19.


  1. June 11, 2020: COVID-19, Gender and the Law: Matters Arising.


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