Tag Archives: Rule of Law

Asylum in the EU and Rule of Law Backsliding - April 8, 2021

Presented by┬áLilian Tsourdi In this presentation, Professor Lilian Tsourdi will examine the links between the state of asylum provision in the EU and challenges to the rule of law. Fundamental rights, democracy and the rule of law are understood as the bedrock of European societies. Yet recent years have seen the EU plagued by populism, […]

Emergency Management and Civil Liberties - November 18, 2020 via Zoom

Presented by Michael Bryant The Covid 19 pandemic in Canada is a public health emergency which has triggered emergency action on the part of government. Such action has entailed the use of emergency management legislation by all levels of government and resulted in a range of restrictions on a variety of rights. This seminar will […]