Symposium Season April-July

To celebrate the anniversary of our highly successful re-launch in June 2018, we have 4 Blog Symposia back-to-back from 29 April to the end of July. Read our Editorial here - and tell us what you think!

Our ‘Unwritten Constitutional Principles’ Symposium Begins Monday 27 May!

Put together by Guest Editors Prof. Vanessa MacDonnell and Dr Se-shauna Wheatle, and centred on the Canadian context, the Symposium discusses unwritten constitutional principles from a wide variety of angles.

Our Venezuela Symposium Ended 22 May

Put together by Guest Editor Dr Raul Sánchez-Urribarri, the Symposium helps to explain the many constitutional dimensions of the crisis. Not to be missed. Read Raul’s Editorial here.


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A Blockbuster Symposium Season to Celebrate Our Re-Launch Anniversary

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To celebrate our one-year anniversary, and reflecting the Blog’s vibrancy and range of coverage, we are publishing 4 Blog Symposia back-to-back as a 'Symposium Season' from today until the end of July.

The Next IACL World Congress will be Johannesburg 2022!

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Did you know the next World Congress will be in Johannesburg on 5-9 December 2022? We'll keep you updated on news and updates as we receive them. Meanwhile, read more about the 2018 Congress below.

Final Symposium Post: Crafting a Constitutional Transition in Venezuela

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José Ignacio Hernández G., Special-Attorney General of Venezuela, discusses the challenge of promoting a democratic transition based on the Constitution in a country with a fragile State and no rule of law.

The Next IACL Roundtable is in Cusco, Peru

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The next IACL-AIDC Roundtable will take place in Cusco, Peru on 24-26 October 2019, on the theme 'The Constitutional Challenges of Migration Processes'. Find the Programme and Call for Papers at the link below.

IACL Statement in Support of Professor Wojciech Sadruski

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The IACL Condemns Legal Harassment of Prof Sadurski in Poland - Read the Statement here / L'AIDC condamne le harcèlement juridique du Pr Sadurski en Pologne - Lire la déclaration ici.

New Author Interview: The Irish Parliament as a Colonial Institution

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Coleman Dennehy tells us about his new book, on the Irish parliament in the seventeenth century, as a colonial institution that developed in parallel to the English Parliament.


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