Hilary Charlesworth awarded honorary degree

26th April 2016

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Hilary Charlesworth is Professor and Director of the Centre for International Governance and Justice in the School of Regulation and Governance (RegNet) at the Australian National University.

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Hilary Charlesworth has been awarded a Doctorate Honoris Causa from Faculté de droit et de criminologie de l’Université catholique de Louvain, Belgium, on April 21, 2016, in a ceremony themed ‘Law and Emancipation’.

The degree was awarded in honor of Hilary’s work as a specialist in feminist critique of international law. Through her theoretical work and public engagement, she has ceaselessly and without compromise interrogated law’s emancipatory promise.

Congratulations Hilary!

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