Oxford Disability Law and Policy Conference 2018 [Feb 23-24, Oxford]: Registrations Open

The Faculty of Law’s inaugural Oxford Disability Law and Policy Conference will focus on legal issues affecting persons with a disability. The two-day conference will feature leading academics in discrimination and equality law, along with high-profile public figures who champion disability rights and work at the forefront of policy-making in this area.

‘This event, co-hosted by the Bonavero Institute of Human Rights, will mark the launch of the newly established Oxford University Disability Law and Policy Project.

This free two-day event will take place in Week 6 of this Hilary Term on Friday 23rd and Saturday 24th February 2018 at the Bonavero Institute of Human Rights, Mansfield College, Mansfield Rd, Oxford OX1 3TF.

Day One will look at contemporary legal issues in disability law with leading academics from Oxford and around the UK.

Day Two will look at applied disability policy on the theme of Finding its place: the UK legal system and The United Nations Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities.

Who is it for?

It is open to students, members of the University, disabled people’s organisations and members of the public.

Registration

Register online at this link.

Lunch and refreshments for all speakers and registered conference attendees will be provided on both days.

Contact

Marie Tidball, Email: marie.tidball@wadh.ox.ac.uk

For details, view the official website link given here

 

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