Law and emancipation

21st July 2016

This Regarding Rights blog post reproduces the speech given by Professor Hilary Charlesworth when she was awarded an honorary doctorate on 21 April, 2016, by Université catholique de Louvain, Belgium.

Read her full speech here.

About Regarding Rights:

Regarding Rights is an initiative of the Centre for International Governance and Justice (CIGJ). Under the auspices of Professor Hilary Charlesworth’s ARC Laureate Fellowship Project ‘Strengthening the international human rights system: rights, regulation and ritualism’, Regarding Rights provides a forum for voices from activism and academia to comment on important issues in human rights.

Interested contributors should contact the editor Emma Larking.

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