Opportunity to meet UN Special Rapporteur on the Human Rights of Migrant M. FranĂ§ois CrĂ©peau
Speaker: FranĂ§ois CrĂ©peau
Date: April 3, 2012
Time: 11:30 am – 1:00 pm
Location: Desmarais Building room 3120, 55 Laurier Avenue East.
Presented by the Human Rights Research and Education Center and CIPS.
FranĂ§ois CrĂ©peau is Full Professor, holds the Hans and Tamar Oppenheimer Chair in Public International Law and is scientific director of the Centre for Human Rights and Legal Pluralism, at the Faculty of Law of McGill University. He is United Nations Special Rapporteur on the Human Rights of Migrants. He is guest professor at the UniversitĂ© catholique de Louvain (2010-2013). He has given many conferences, published numerous articles, and written or directed five books: Les migrations internationales contemporaines â€“ Une dynamique complexe au cĹ“ur de la globalisation (2009), Penser l’international, Perspectives et contributions des sciences sociales (2007), Forced Migration and Global Processes – A View from Forced Migration Studies (2006), Mondialisation des Ă©changes et fonctions de l’Ă‰tat (1997) and Droit d’asile: De l’hospitalitĂ© aux contrĂ´les migratoires (1995). He is a fellow of the Institute for Research in Public Policies (IRPP) and heads the â€śMondialisation et droit internationalâ€ť collection at Ă‰ditions Bruylant-Larcier (Brussels). He is a member of several editorial boards: Journal of Refugee Studies, International Journal of Refugee Law, Refuge, Droits fondamentaux, Refugee Law Reader. He was a Fellow 2008-2011 of the Pierre Elliott Trudeau Foundation.