UPDATE: The call for papers deadline has been extended to 22 September – there is still time to send in your abstracts and panel proposals!
LDRN’s 5th annual conference – “Beyond the Crisis: Challenges and Opportunities for Law and Development” – will be hosted online by the Nelson Mandela University Faculty of Law, South Africa, on 24 – 26 November 2021.
Download the call for papers here
The conference will be organized along two tracks:
- A general track on the conceptual challenges in law and development scholarship, considering how law and development can respond to global challenges to ensure the field’s continuing viability and relevance.
- A thematic track with seven sub-streams: (1) governance, human rights, and the rule of law ; (2) global health and access to health care services; (3) environment, sustainable development and climate change; (4) the law of the sea and development; (5) land; (6) human mobility and social protection; (7) international economic law and development finance.
The deadline for abstracts and panel proposals is 15 September, and selection decisions will be communicated by 15 October.
Further information will be made available on the conference website as from mid-August. In the meantime, further questions can be addressed to the organizers at LDRNConference [at] mandela (dot) ac (dot) za
We look forward to seeing you there!