Sovereignty and Responsibility to Protect doctrine

Event

Arts Building 160, 853 rue Sherbrooke Ouest, Montreal, QC, H3A 0G5, CA

 

MANUSCRIPT WORKSHOP on invitation only

‘SOVEREIGNTY AS RESPONSIBILITY: Assertive Liberalism in International Society’ by Jennifer Welsh

 

SPONSORED BY THE RESEARCH GROUP ON GLOBAL JUSTICE OF THE YAN P. LIN CENTRE

CO-SPONSORED BY CIPSS

 

Friday, November 29, 2019

Arts 160

 

9:30-10:00 Breakfast coffee/tea

 

10:00-10:20

Introductory Remarks: Jennifer Welsh

 

10:20-11:05
CHAPTER 1: THE LIBERAL READING OF SOVEREIGNTY

Commentator: Megan Bradley

(Includes group discussion of the Introduction chapter)

 

11:05-11:15 Coffee break

 

11:15-12:00

CHAPTER 2: UNDERSTANDING SOVEREIGNTY

Commentator: Catherine Lu

 

12:00-12:45

CHAPTER 3: CONDITIONALITY IN PRACTICE

Commentator: Frédéric Megret

 

12:45 - 13:30: Lunch

 

13:30-14:30

CHAPTER 4: INTERVENTIONS FOR HUMANITARIAN PURPOSES

Commentators: Carola Weil, Marie-Joëlle Zahar

 

14:30-15:15

CHAPTER 5: CONTESTING THE RESPONSIBILITY TO PROTECT

Commentators: Vincent Pouliot

 

15:15 -15:30: Coffee break

 

15:30-16:15

CHAPTER 6: RECOGNITION OF STATES

Commentator: René Provost

 

16:15-17:15
CHAPTER 7 and Conclusion: ASSESSING ASSERTIVE LIBERALISM

Commentators: Megan Bradley, Catherine Lu