The Ghent University Faculty of Law and Criminology organises the international conference 'Freedom Under Pressure' on the occasion of its bicentenary in 2017.

The conference seeks to gather scholars and practitioners from various disciplines to discuss key fundamental rights and freedoms that are currently under pressure.

Programme Conference Freedom Under Pressure

The programme includes

  • A plenary session with 4 keynote speakers
  • Parallel sessions with submitted papers related to the 3 themes.


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Faculty of Law and Criminology
Ghent University
Universiteitstraat 4
B-9000 Ghent

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