Transitional Justice Institute: Public Lectures and Events

by Ulster University

A podcast series from the Transitional Justice Institute (TJI) at Ulster University in Northern Ireland, sharing our public lectures and events from key scholars and practitioners. The TJI is a world-leading research institute investigating themes of conflict, transitional justice, human rights, gender and international law. Learn more about our research, public events, taught postgraduate programmes (LLM Human Rights Law and T... Read more

Podcast episodes

  • Season 7

  • S07 E04 - What is it like to do a PhD in Law at Ulster University?

    S07 E04 - What is it like to do a PhD in Law at Ulster University?

    In this webinar PhD researchers and staff at Ulster University discuss what is it like to do a PhD in Law at Ulster. PhD researchers Roua Al-Taweel, Micheál Hearty and Leah Rea discuss why they wanted to do a PhD, their experience...

    01:32:44
  • S07 E03 - Northern Ireland Human Rights Festival: Palestinian Human Rights NGOs

    S07 E03 - Northern Ireland Human Rights Festival: Palestinian Human Rights NGOs

    In a dawn raid on 18 August 2022, Israeli forces forcibly shut down seven Palestinian human rights groups’ offices. On 26 August 2022, twenty-four UN appointed human rights experts stated that these forced closures, along with oth...

    01:25:01
  • S07 E02 - Climate Change, the Courts and the Rights of Children & Future Generations

    S07 E02 - Climate Change, the Courts and the Rights of Children & Future Generations

    In this Ulster University Public Lecture, Prof Aoife Nolan discusses the role of courts in considering the rights of children and future generations in the context of the urgent global challenge presented by climate change. Childr...

    47:38
  • S07 E01 - The Europe Social Charter at Sixty - Social Rights webinar

    S07 E01 - The Europe Social Charter at Sixty - Social Rights webinar

    We are pleased to share this recording of a conversation on the future of the European Social Charter (ESC), the main instrument protecting social rights within the Council of Europe, as well as on its relationship to the European...

    01:58:59
  • Season 6

  • S06 E05 - Human Rights Violations in the context of Militarised Policing in Brazil - 22 Jun 2022

    S06 E05 - Human Rights Violations in the context of Militarised Policing in Brazil - 22 Jun 2022

    Human Rights Violations in the context of Militarised Policing in Brazil: The Right to Mental Health June 21st 2022 Parallel event to the UN Human Rights Council, organised by the Maranhense Human Rights Society (SMDH), Ulster Uni...

    01:56:58