‘The Role of Law Clinics in Strategic Litigation in the field of Migration Law’

10 May 2019, 9:30 – 13:00u

Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam

On the occasion of the fifth anniversary of the Migration Law Clinic of the Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, the Amsterdam Centre for Migration and Refugee Law organises a seminar on the role of law clinics in strategic litigation in the field of migration law. The seminar will be held in the context of the International Migration and Refugee Law Moot Court Competition, which will be held on 9 and 10 May 2019 at the Vrije Universiteit in Amsterdam. In the moot court competition student teams from all over the world will participate. See for the program of the event: Program booklet final

The seminar will consist of a plenary opening and three rounds of four workshops. The aim of the workshops is to provide an interactive space for participants (students, academics and professionals) to exchange experiences and knowledge.


Location: Vrije Universiteit, Faculty of Law, Initium Building, De Boelelaan 1077 Amsterdam

09:30 – 09:45u Opening of the seminarAtlas - Vluchtelingennacht

09:50 – 13:00u Workshop rounds

13:00 – 14:00u Lunch

14:30 – 16:15u Final International Migration and Refugee Law Moot Court Competition and closing ceremony

Schedule seminar

You can find the full descriptions of the workshops here: Workshops Seminar Role of Clinics in Strategic Litigation.


Registration for the seminar is free, but required. You can register for the seminar by filling out the registration form below.