News and Events

The News and Events category publishes the latest News and Events relating to  International Economic Law relating to Africa and the Global South. Every week, receive the News and Events in their e-mail accounts. The News and Events published every week include conferences, major developments in the field of International Economic Law in Africa at the national, sub-regional and regional levels as well as relevant case law. News and Events with a Global South focus are also often included.

Call for Papers: Dollar Hegemony, State Sovereignty and International Order: an International Workshop

To this end, we seek contributions from economists, IR scholars, political theo-rists, historians, sociologists and lawyers to explore this important question as well as its theoretical and practical implications. We will explore these and other urgent question in a two-day workshop that will take place on the 5th and 6th of December 2024 at the University of New South Wales (Sydney, Australia). If interested, please send us an abstract of no more than 400 words and a short bio of no more than 50 words by the 1st of July 2024 at Limited funding may be available for speakers who do not have access to institutional funding.

Call for Papers: JIEL Junior Faculty Forum for International Economic Law (JIEL JFF) 2024

Interested applicants should submit a brief description of the unpublished/unsubmitted project (up to 800 words) in a Microsoft Word document as well as a CV in PDF by 11:59pm EDT, Monday, July 1, 2024. The Word document description should be single spaced and should not include any identifying information as each submission will be reviewed without attribution.

Call for Papers: SIEL 2025 Taipei Global Conference - Navigating New Horizons: International Economic Law in a Changing World

The Ninth Biennial Global Conference of the Society of International Economic Law (SIEL) will take place on 9-11 July 2025 in Taipei (Taiwan), in collaboration with National Taiwan University (NTU). SIEL’s Ninth Biennial Global Conference will be in person and address the pressures of escalating geopolitical tensions, environmental challenges, unbridled economic nationalism, profound digital transformations, and growing inequalities are reshaping not just economies, but societies globally.

Webinar: Building Peace and Human Rights Compliance: Role of Corporate Actor




Webinar: Building Peace and Human Rights Compliance: Role of Corporate Actors 

Join the ILA Nigerian Branch Committee on Business and Human Rights for an insightful webinar on Building Peace and Human Rights Compliance: Role of Corporate Actors.