Monday, November 16, 2009

Talks by Prof Richard Falk

Dear everyone,

JUST is pleased to inform you that Professor Richard Falk, one of the world’s leading authorities in international law and politics, who is also a member of the JUST International Advisory Panel (IAP), will be delivering lectures in Malaysia from the 17th to the 21st of November 2009.

His Public Lecture schedule is as follows:-

1. Gaza: Implications for World PoliticsDate: 17th November 2009Time: 10:00 am to 12:00 noon Venue: ISTAC Hall, ISTAC (No.24, Persiaran Duta, Taman Duta, KL).

2. A World in Crisis: Whither Humanity? Date: 18th November 2009Time: 9.30 am to 11.30 amVenue: Dewan Budaya, USM Penang.

3. Religion and Global PoliticsDate: 21st November 2009Time: 3.00 pm to 5.00 pm Venue: Institute of Advanced Islamic Studies (IAIS) Jalan Elmu, Off Jalan Universiti, KL ( organised jointly by IAIS and JUST)

We would urge all JUST members and their friends to attend any or all of the lectures above.

If you want any clarification please do not hesitate to get in touch with Mohamed Aliou at the JUST Office ( Tel: 03-79603207; email:

Admission is free
A short biodata on Professor Falk appears below.

JUST Office.

Professor Richard Falk is Albert G. Milbank Professor Emeritus of International Law at Princeton University and Visiting Distinguished Professor in Global and International Studies at the University of California, Santa Barbara. He is Chair of the Board of the Nuclear Age Peace Foundation. His most recent books are The Costs of War: International Law, the UN, and the World Order after Iraq (2008) and Achieving Human Rights (2009). He is currently serving as Special Rapporteur on the Occupied Palestinian Territories for the UN Human Rights Council.

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