Archive | Open Lectures

Open Lecture on Digital Currencies

On the 12 of December Mr. John Connolly, Director of ILSTA, gave an Open Lecture at the National University of Laos on Digital currencies. The Lecture was an introduction to the diverse range of the virtual currencies, the history of their appearance and the role it has in shaping national financial and economic systems. Students, […]

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Open Lectures on International Human Rights Law

For two days, on Thursday 20th and Friday 21st of December 201, the FLP in cooperation with the University of Luxembourg, welcomed Dr. Basak Baglayan for a series of open lectures on “International Human Rights Law”. Dr. Basak Baglayan is a Human Rights expert, currently a postdoctoral researcher at the University of Luxembourg where she […]

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Laundering the Proceeds of Corruption

Continuing the theme of corruption, Keith Farquharson, a Program Officer with ILSTA, delivered a presentation on “Laundering the Proceeds of Corruption” at the Faculty of Law and Political Science on 5 December.  Using actual cases, he illustrated a number of ways in which corrupt officials attempt to launder the proceed of their corrupt acts.  In […]

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Open lecture on Tackling Corruption. A case study.

Ms. Alina Timus, Program Officer at ILSTA, gave an Open Lecture on the 21st of November at the National University of Laos, on ,,the Anti-corruption fight. Moldova’s case study.’’. The presentation focused on the most important elements of the anti-corruption fight, as the legislative process, law enforcement, monitoring mechanisms and reporting procedures, through the prism […]

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Structure and actors of international criminal law

Dr Lawrence Siry, Lecturer at the University College Cork (Ireland) and former researcher at the University of Luxembourg, visited the Faculty of Law and Political Sciences of NuOL (Vientiane) from 5th to 9th of November. He gave the second open lecture organised with the support of ILSTA for this academic year on the 7th of […]

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The concept of Rule of Law

Dr. Perrine Simon, Liaison officer for the University of Luxembourg based at the Faculty of Law and Political Sciences of NuOL, Vientiane, gave on the 2nd of November the first open lecture of the academic year organised by ILSTA at the FLP. Around 200 students and teachers of the FLP, as well as law practitioners, […]

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Who are the players in a criminal courtroom?

On Wednesday 23rd of May, Dr. Heleen De Geest delivered a presentation as part of the Open Lectures at the Faculty of Law and Political Science under the topic “Who are the players in criminal courtroom?”. The Open Lecture series organised jointly by ILSTA and the Faculty of Law and Political Science, National University of […]

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Defence Rights in Criminal Proceedings

“Defence Rights in Criminal Proceedings” was the topic of an Open Lecture given by Mr Frederik Lamiroy, a Belgian criminal defense lawyer, on 17th January 2018. Mr Lamiroy gave an overview of the legal instruments that ensure the rights of defence are protected. Some articles of Belgian legislation and case studies were also covered in […]

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