Sojourner Truth: “Ain’t I a Woman?”

by Cate ColemanWILNET are pleased to continue our series commemorating the inspirational women of yesterday who helped shape the development of the field, with a dedication to Sojourner Truth (1797 - 1883). Sojourner was an African-American abolitionist and women's...

International Women’s Day Event at Manchester

The University of Manchester is organising an International Women's Day Event on 8 March. This year's theme is the media industry. Dorothy Byrne (BA Philosophy 1973), Head of News and Current Affairs at Channel 4, Holly Dewsbury (BA Language, Literacy and...

Jenny Poon: "Non-Refoulement in European and International Law"

We are very happy to start our post series that will provide a new platform of discussion to young woman international lawyers. Our first post is by Jenny Poon who is a third-year PhD candidate at the Faculty of Law of the University of Western Ontario, a qualified...

Women’s Perspectives in International Institutional Law

NATO, Supreme Headquarters Allied Powers Europe (SHAPE) is organising an international law seminar on 5 December 2017. The event entitled "Women's Perspectives in International Institutional Law" will be discussing the institutional framework of NATO, the history of...

WILNET’s Call to Young Woman International Lawyers

One of WILNET’s main purposes is to give women in the international law forum a voice. To that end, we are launching a new post series where young woman international lawyers and students can talk about their work or research and discuss it with their peers. This will...