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…Stolen spotlight?! Challenges for Human Rights in the New Pandemic Age

3 June 2020 from 19:30 - 23:40

…Stolen spotlight?! Challenges for Human Rights in the New Pandemic Age

European Online Conference

 Wednesday. 3 July 2020

14.30 – 18.40 CEST (19.30 – 23.40 Hrs. in Bangkok Time)


All over the world, the struggle to cope with the current pandemic has turned out to be ahard test for fundamental freedoms and put civil rights and liberties under unprecedented stress. The conference is dealing with the question of the possible impacts this experience might have on the concept and reality of  rights from the perspective of European constitutionalism.

To attend, please register email to ppl@europa-uni.de (no later than 2 June 2020 – 10.00 AM.)

For all speaker’s CV, please click: http://hr-studies.net/european-online-conference-speakers/


19.30- 19.45              Registration

19.45- 20.00               Welcome words

Prof. Dr. Bartosz Makowicz, Chair Owner | Chair for Polish Public Law, European and Commercial Law, European-University Viadrina Frankfurt (Oder)

20.00- 20.50                Panel 1: 

Prof. Dr. iur. Beate Rudolf, Director | German Institute for Human Rights

Prof. Markus Gonzalez Beilfuss , Professor of Law | Faculty of Law, Barcelona University

20.50- 21.10               Open forum discussion

21.10- 21.15               Short break 

21.15- 22.05              Panel 2: 

Prof. Ugo Pagallo, Professor of Law | Faculty of Law, University of Turin

Henning Glaser,  Director | German-Southeast Asian Center of Excellence for Public Policy and Good Governance (CPG), Faculty of Law, Thammasat University

22.05- 22.25              Open forum discussion

22.25- 22.30              Short break

22.30- 23.20             Panel 3:

Dr. Adam Bodnar, PhD,Commissioner for Human Rights of the Republic of Poland

Dr. Kriszta Kovács,Fellow | Center for Global Constitutionalism, Wissenschaftszentrum Berlin

23.20- 23.40           Open forum discussion

23.40                       Closing remark



3 June 2020
19:30 - 23:40


European University Viadrina Frankfurt (Oder)