EU Charter of Fundamental Rights - Conference 28th January 2011

EU Charter of Fundamental Rights - Conference 28th January 2011

Venue: Hátíðarsalur Háskóla Íslands, University of Iceland main building.

Printable Conference programme .pdf

Organized by the Human Rights Institute of the University of Iceland and the Law Faculty of the University of Reykjavík in co-operation with and financed by the EU Commission/TAIEX.

Articles which have been written by the lecturers Ph.D Jukka Viljanen, Prof. Eric Barendt, Ph.D. Eiríkur Jónsson and Ph.D Haukur Arnþórsson, based on their lectures on the conference, can be seen here

  Programme
13:00-13:10 Welcome and introduction: Ragnhildur Helgadóttir, professor at the University of Reykjavík
13:10-13:20 Opening speach: Ögmundur Jónasson, Minister of the Interior
13:20-13:50 Jean Claude Piris, Director General Legal Services of the EU: The EU Charter of Fundamental Rights - Origins, Scope, Legal Status
13:50-14:20 Allan Rosas, judge at the ECJ: The influence of the Charter on ECJ’s case-law before the Lisbon treaty
14:20-14:40 Q and A and discussions
14:40-15:10 Coffee break
15:10-15:40 David Thor Björgvinsson judge at the European Court of Human rights: Áhrif aðildar ESB að Mannréttindasáttmála Evrópu.
15:40-16:10 Elvira Mendez Pinedo professor at the University of Iceland: Remedies for citizens in the European Union in relation to human rights violations
16:10-16:40 Björg Thorarensen professor at the University of Iceland: Tengsl mannréttinda í stjórnarskrá og réttindaskrár ESB
16:40-17:10 Q and A and discussions
17:10-18:00 Reception

 

Lecturers:

Ragnhildur Helgadóttir

Ragnhildur Helgadóttir

Professor at the University of Reykjavík

Ögmundur Jónasson

Ögmundur Jónasson

Minister of the Interior

Jean-Claude Piris

Jean-Claude Piris

Director General of the Legal Service, Council of the European Union

Allan Rosas

Allan Rosas

Deputy Director-General of the European Commission Legal Service; Judge at the Court of Justice

Davíð Þór Björgvinsson

Davíð Þór Björgvinsson

Judge at the European Court of Human Rights

M. Elvira Mendez Pinedo

M. Elvira Mendez Pinedo

Professor at the Faculty of Law, University of Iceland

Björg Thorarensen

Björg Thorarensen

Professor at the Faculty of Law, University of Iceland

 

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