This summer the PROPERTY[IN]JUSTICE team were busy presenting papers (15 in total!) at five different academic conferences, in Cork, Dublin, London, Maynooth and Lisbon. The general themes of the conferences signposted the urgency of the times we live in: “From Discourse to Action” (UCC conference on Environmental Law, Cork), “Law, Alternative Economies and Activism (WG
Emma Nyan, Sutherland Fellow and Affiliated ResearcherJoin our next research seminar, 13th October, 11:00-12:00, (link to follow)
PROPERTY[IN]JUSTICE (2020-2025) is a research project that investigates the role of international law in creating spatial justice and injustice through its conception of property rights in land. In going beyond traditional legal analysis to include interdisciplinary and cross-cultural perspectives, the project aims to push the boundaries of property and advocate for more place-based understandings of land across international law. The project is funded by the European Research Council (ERC), led by Amy Strecker, and hosted by the Sutherland School of Law, University College Dublin.
By Louis Gribbin Bourke – UCD BCL (Law with Philosophy) 2021