Archive | Open Lectures

Open lecture on “Smuggling of Migrants” by Ms. Alina Timus, program officer at ILSTA

Ms. Alina Timus, program officer at ILSTA, conducted an open lecture on “Smuggling of Migrants” at Faculty of Law and Political Science National University of Laos on 29 May. The lecture was attended by students, professors, and legal practitioners. Ms. Alina Timus provided useful insights about smuggling of migrants and explained the differences between smuggling of migrants […]

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Open Lecture on ”The Criminal Liability of Companies” by ILSTA’s expert, Mr. Keith Farquharson

ILSTA’s expert, Mr. Keith Farquharson gave an Open Lecture at the National University of Laos on ”The Criminal Liability of Companies” on the 8th of May. The new provisions on the liability of the legal persons of the New Lao Penal Code, the legal conditions for liability, the principles and options for sanctioning were the […]

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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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