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13:15 - 13:55 4 February 2016

Lunch Hour Lectures: International law and the protection of cultural property in war

Location

Darwin Lecture Theatre | Darwin Building (link Map)
access via Malet Place | London | WC1E 6BT | United Kingdom

Open to: Academic | Alumni | Public | Student
Admission: Free
Ticketing: Open

Speaker information

Professor Roger O'Keefe, UCL Laws

Acts of destruction and pillage of historical sites and antiquities, like those seen in Syria, Iraq and Lybia, are prohibited under international law. This lecture explores the international rules and their enforcement via peace agreements, criminal and other international judicial preceedings and the intervention of the United Nations Security Council.


Contact

Sonia Abrams
+44 (0)203 108 3840 | events@ucl.ac.uk


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