Symposium: “What awaits the Dutch stateless in 2015?”, Amsterdam Centre for European Law and Governance
The symposium marks the opening of an exhibition of photography by award-winning photographer Greg Constantine, who has dedicated much of his work documenting the life stories of the world’s stateless populations.
The symposium combines contributions from legal practice, academia, art, NGOs and the government. Among the speakers are
- Dr Laura van Waas (Tilburg University, Institute on Statelessness and Inclusion)
- Dr Maarten den Heijer (University of Amsterdam, Commissie Meijers)
- David de Jong (Adviescommissie Vreemdelingenzaken/Advisory Committee on Migration Affairs)
- Dr Hana van Ooijen (Prakken d’Oliveira Human Rights Lawyers)
Two short documentaries on the lives of stateless persons in the Netherlands will be screened during the symposium.A more detailed programme will be published shortly.
Presentations will be partly in English and partly in Dutch. No translation facilities will be available during the symposium. Questions can be asked to the speakers in either English or Dutch.
Attendance and registration
Attendance is free of charge and open to everyone. To attend, please register using below form.
Registration Form / Inschrijfformulier