The Extraordinary Chambers in the Courts of Cambodia: a wasted opportunity for victims of sexual and gender-based violence?

6 November 2013

1pm

Room AG06 in College Building.

We are delighted to welcome Professor Sarah Williams of the University of South Wales to give the next seminar in our research seminar series. Sarah’s paper will discuss the ‘Extraordinary Chambers in the Courts of Cambodia: a wasted opportunity for victims of sexual and gender-based violence?’

About the Speaker

Sarah WilliamsSarah is an Associate Professor at the University of New South Wales. She was the Dorset Fellow in Public International Law at the British Institute of International and Comparative Law (from 2008 – 2010), a Senior Legal Researcher at the UK Foreign and Commonwealth Office (from 2006 – 2007) and a Lecturer at Durham Law School, University of Durham (from 2003 – 2008). Sarah has also practised as a commercial solicitor in London and Sydney.

Sarah has acted as a consultant to the European Commission, the British Red Cross, the International Federation of the Red Cross and the British Institute of International and Comparative Law.

Her main research areas include international law, in particular international criminal law, international humanitarian law, international disaster law, and the law on the use of force. Sarah’s book, on Hybrid and Internationalized Criminal Tribunals, was published in 2012.

Her current research focus is an assessment of the Extraordinary Chambers in the Courts of Cambodia.

Email Dr John Stanton (john.stanton.1@city.ac.uk) to RSVP a place.

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