27 June, Geneva: The Arbitrary Detention and Torture of Julian Assange

Side Event at the UN Human Rights Council – 41st Session
Organised by the International Association of Democratic Lawyers

Thursday, 27 June 2019
15:00 – 16:00
Room IX

Speakers:

Nils Melzer
UN Special Rapporteur on Torture; Human Rights Chair, Geneva Academy; Professor of International Law, University of Glasgow

Mads Andenaes
Professor of International Law; Chair, Rapporteur, UN Working Group on Arbitrary Detention 2009-2013; Director of the British Institute of International and Comparative Law, 1999-2006

Micol Savia
Permanent Representative of the International Association of Democratic Lawyers to UNOG

Kristinn Hrafnsson
Investigative journalist; Editor-in-Chief, WikiLeaks

Jennifer Robinson
Barrister, Doughty St Chambers