A dialogue on – ‘Reading International Law in the Context of COVID-19: Narratives and Responses’
Jointly organised by Chinmaya Vishwavidyapeeth and the Centre for Public Policy and Research; promoted by the Study Group of International Law and Relations, Ernakulam.
- Dr. Aniruddha Rajput (UN International Law Commission) will speak on ‘Actions (and inactions) of the UN Security Council; Issues of state responsibility (e.g., the possibility of making states accountable for the spread of infectious diseases)’.
- Dr. Eliana Cusato (University of Essex, London) will speak on ‘The problems of using war metaphor; Socio-economic rights; and structural violence of the pandemic’.
- Dr. Prabhash Ranjan (South Asian University, New Delhi) will speak on ‘Disruption in global supply chains; Changes in the dispute resolution systems (WTO & ISDS)’
Moderator: Dr. Harisankar K. Sathyapalan (Research Fellow, CPPR & School of Legal Studies, CUSAT, Kochi)
Date: Saturday, 23rd May 2020
Time: 2:30 to 4:00 PM (IST)