Past event

Diplomatic Assurances

Chatham House, London

International Law Programme, International Law Discussion Group

Participants

  • Kate McCleery, Foreign and Commonwealth Office
  • Sir Nigel Rodley, Professor of Law, University of Essex and Chair of the Human Rights Centre

Overview

How can the UK government ensure that the country to which they deport a person will not torture him or her on return? Are diplomatic assurances or agreements effective?

Lunch will take place from 12.30. All members are welcome to attend this seminar but registration is essential.

This event is sponsored by Clifford Chance.

Event documents

Meeting Summary: Diplomatic Assurances
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