Conference Programme Overview
All times in BST (British Summer Time).
Details below may be subject to changes (last updated: 04 May 2021).
Day 1 – Wednesday, 30 June 2021
|9:30 – 10:15||Opening & Welcome|
|10:30 – 12:15||SESSION 1||International Experiences of Refugee Status Determination|
|Credibility I: Credibility Assessments and Discretion|
|12:15 – 13:15||Lunch Break|
|13:15 – 15:00||SESSION 2||Legal Representation, Legal Aid and Information|
|Credibility II: Religious Conversion Asylum Cases|
|The Challenges of Asylum Adjudication in Italy: Perspectives from the Field|
|15:15 – 17:00||Keynote||Dr. Nick Gill (ASYFAIR, University of Exeter, UK)|
|17:00 – 18:00||Virtual Drinks|
Day 2 – Thursday, 1 July 2021
|9:30 – 11:15||SESSION 3||Vulnerability I: Vulnerability in Refugee Status Determination|
|Asylum in Europe and the Common European Asylum System (CEAS)|
|11:30 – 13:15||SESSION 4||Vulnerability II: Children in Refugee Status Determination|
|Asylum Determination and Adjudication in the UK|
|Country of Origin Information in Refugee Status Determination|
|13:15 – 14:15||Lunch Break|
|14:15 – 16:00||SESSION 5||Vulnerability III: Gender Identity and Sexual Orientation in Refugee Status Determination|
|Effects on Refugee Status Determination and Asylum Adjudication|
|16:15 – 17:45||Keynote||Prof. Ashley Terlouw (Radboud University, NL)|
Day 3 – Friday, 2 July 2021
|09:30 – 11:15||SESSION 6||Case Law and Evidence|
|Fairness and Access to Justice|
|11:30 – 13:15||Roundtable||(Participants TBA)|
|13:30 – 14:00||Closing Remarks|
Conference programme subject to changes (last updated: 5 May 2021).
The event is free to attend (i.e. no registration fee), and participants have to register via Eventbrite for the conference in order to receive the session (Zoom) log-in details.
Registration is now open: Click here to register until 16 June 2021.