Welcome Adress: Elisabeth BERTAGNOLI (Deputy Director of the Diplomatic Academy of Vienna) and Simon SMITH (Permanent Representative/Ambassador of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland to Austria/to the United Nations Organisations in Vienna)
At the event Kenneth CLARKE (Lord Chancellor and Secretary of State for Justice of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland) will give a lecture abour the role and importance of the European Convention on Human Rights (ECHR). The talk will be moderated by Manfred NOWAK (Scientific Director, Ludwig Boltzmann Institute of Human Rights; Head of the Research Platform "Human Rights in the European Context"; Professor for International Law and Human Rights, University of Vienna).
The talk will be held in English.
To register for the event please email www.da-vienna.ac.at/events or fax the following number: 01/504 22 65