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Warwick Law Alumnus appointed as new Attorney-General of Malawi

Former Warwick Law School student Dr Chikosa Silungwe was appointed by Malawian President Lazarus Chakwera as the new Attorney-General of Malawi last month. When asked about his new role, Chikosa shared, “it's a huge responsibility reposed in me to serve the people of Malawi.”

Tue 14 Jul 2020, 10:51 | Tags: Alumni, PG News, idlhr

Warwick Law Welcomes New Professor

Warwick Law School welcomes a new Professor to our team.

Professor Andrew Johnston joins us from the University of Sheffield where he worked as Professor of Company Law and Corporate Governance for seven and a half years.

Wed 01 Jul 2020, 09:30 | Tags: Feature

Locking down Leicester - Expert Comment

Dr Sharifah Sekalala, Associate Professor in Warwick Law School, comments on the potential challenges of a local lockdown.

Mon 29 Jun 2020, 17:26 | Tags: Staff in action, Expert Comment

Safeguarding human rights during the coronavirus response

Sharifah Sekalala, Associate Professor in Warwick School of Law, will be taking on two significant projects aimed at ensuring that human rights don’t get eroded in the national and international response to the coronavirus pandemic.

Wed 10 Jun 2020, 13:56 | Tags: Research

COVID-19: Suspending Debt Service for Indebted Countries

Dr Stephen Connelly and Dr Celine Tan are supporting civil society groups, led by Jubilee Debt Campaign UK and Oxfam GB, in proposing legislation in the UK that will have the effect of suspending debt owed to private creditors of countries eligible for the G20 Debt Service Suspension Initiative (DSSI).

Fri 05 Jun 2020, 09:46 | Tags: GLOBE Centre, Publication, Staff in action, Expert Comment

Dr Laura Lammasniemi is on the BBC

Assistant Professor Dr Laura Lammasniemi will be appearing on BBC Two’s A House Through Time on Tuesday 9 June at 21:00.

Tue 02 Jun 2020, 10:00 | Tags: Staff in action, Feature, Expert Comment

Lacuna shares latest article following the murder of George Floyd

Covid-19 is killing Black Americans at three times the rate it’s killing white people, and attacks on Black people – by both the public and the police – are leading the news agenda. Kathryn Graves explores how coronavirus has exposed the institutional racism that defines the second-class status of Black people in the USA.

Mon 01 Jun 2020, 15:16 | Tags: Lacuna, Feature

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