Professor Geoff Gilbert

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Professor Geoff Gilbert

Professor of International Human Rights and Humanitarian Law

University of Essex

Colchester, UK

> Professor Geoff Gilbert is a world-renowned expert in international criminal law, human rights law and refugee law. He has worked regularly with the UNHCR (the UN Refugee Agency),for almost 25 years, providing advice and training. In 2014 he was awarded $50,000 for a landmark UNHCR project to report on how it could enhance the long-term welfare of millions of refugees worldwide. Professor Gilbert was Editor-in-Chief of the International Journal of Refugee Law (2002-15) and is Professorial Visiting Fellow at the University of New South Wales in Sydney.

Professor Gilbert has extensive national television and radio experience, and has also written for The Conversation.

https://www.essex.ac.uk/law/staff/profile.aspx?ID=819

Key Subjects

International refugee law, International criminal law (including extradition), Law of armed conflict, Asylum, Migrants, Syria, Genocide

Languages

English

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