The Nigerian Branch of the International Law Association invites the general public to its next knowledge sharing webinar which will hold as follows:
Topic: International Law and Foreign Relations During and Post-COVID 19
Date: Thursday, August 20, 2020, 2 pm W.A.T
This workshop will explore the nature of foreign policy decision-making in an increasingly turbulent world affected by the COVID-19 pandemic. It will also provide an opportunity to reflect on the intricacies of diplomatic work, including the qualities and skillset required for an international affairs career in a rapidly changing world, especially for lawyers wishing to represent Nigeria in international bodies.
Host: Professor Fidelis Oditah, QC, SAN, President of the Nigerian Branch of the
ILA, Principal Partner, Fidelis Oditah & Co, Lagos
Keynote Speaker: Professor Obiora Okafor, United Nations Expert on Human Rights and International Solidarity, Professor and York Research Chair in International and Transnational Legal Studies, Osgoode Hall Law School, Canada
- Ms. Omotese Eva, Legal Adviser, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Federal Government of Nigeria
• Dr. Olufemi Elias, Registrar (United Nations Assistant Secretary-General) at UN International Residual Mechanism for Criminal Tribunals (UN-IRMCT)
- Yusuf Danmadami, Senior Legal Officer, Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS), Abuja
Attendance is free, prior registration is required.
Register Here: http://bit.ly/2PpwTXa