ESIL - European Court of Human Rights conference

The European Convention on Human Rights and General International Law

A one-day conference entitled The European Convention on Human Rights and General International Law was organized jointly by the European Court of Human Rights and the European Society for International Law. The programme included presentations by ten judges from the European Court of Human Rights, as well as presentations by judges from the International Court of Justice, and other  international law scholars. 

The conference took place on Friday 5 June at the premises of the Court in Strasbourg.

You are very welcome to watch the videos of the full conference here:

  • Part 1 (Opening of the Conference and Introduction; Panel 1: Jurisdiction)
  • Part 2 (Panel 2: Responsibility)
  • Part 3 (Panel 3: Immunities; Panel 4: Treaties; Panel 5: Other Sources of International Law; Conclusion and Remarks)