Responsibility to Protect in Theory and Practice Conference 2013



April 11 – 12, 2013

Faculty of Law, University of Ljubljana, Slovenia

The objective of the RESPONSIBILITY TO PROTECT IN THEORY AND PRACTICE CONFERENCE is to create an opportunity for scholars and practitioners to engage in an interdisciplinary academic debate on the theoretical and practical implications of the concept of Responsibility to Protect (RtoP). The conference will be organized as a forum where international legal experts and researchers will have the opportunity to participate in a discourse with international political scientists to advance the scientific research on the issues related to RtoP and the applicability of the concept in practice.

A meeting of regional R2P focal points will we held in Slovenia a day before the conference and the regional R2P focal points will participate at the conference in a separate panel on the first day (April 11, 2013).

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Conference Chair: dr. Vasilka Sancin, Assistant Professor of International Law

Conference Coordinator: mag. Maša Kovič Dine, Teaching Assistant of International Law


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