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"Are Reparations Due for Colonialism in Africa?" by Dr. Jeremy Julian Sarkin

Event Type
Lecture
Sponsor
Women and Gender in Global Perspectives Program, co-sponsored by Center for African Studies, Program in Family Law and Policy" and the Program in Constitutional Theory, History and Law
Location
306 Coble Hall, 801 S Wright Street
Date
Apr 10, 2024   12:00 pm  
Speaker
Dr. Jeremy Julian Sarkin, Distinguished Research professor of Law at NOVA University of Lisbon, Lisbon, Portugal
Registration
https://go.illinois.edu/Sarkin
Contact
WGGP
E-Mail
wggp@illinois.edu
Phone
217-333-1994
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Women and Gender in Global Perspectives Program (WGGP)

Jeremy Sarkin is Distinguished Research Professor of Law at NOVA University of Lisbon in Lisbon, Portugal and an Extraordinary Professor of Law at the University of Pretoria, South Africa. He has served as an acting judge in the High Court in South Africa and Chairperson-Rapporteur of the United Nations Working Group on Enforced or Involuntary Disappearances. Sarkin was Legal Advisor to the Chief of the Herero community in Namibia for their reparations claims against Germany from 2000 to 2014. 


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