Category Official IVR announcements and information

Photos from the Luzern world congress

Some photos from the IVR congress in Luzern is available from the congress website http: //ivr2019.org/photos. Advertisements

IVR/AMINTAPHIL Book Prize 2019

In 2018, the IVR and AMINTAPHIL established a Book Award in Philosophy of Law and Social Philosophy (IVR Book Prize), to be awarded bi-annually at the IVR World Congress for work published in the preceding two years. The first prize is awarded to Brian Z. Tamanaha for his book A Realistic Theory of Law (Cambridge University Press, […]

IVR Young Scholar Prize 2019

The IVR Young Scholar Prize for 2019 has been awarded to Eilidh Beaton for her essay entitled “Replacing the Persecution Condition for Refugeehood”. Professor Pierluigi Chiassoni (Università di Genoa), chairperson of the jury, commented on Eilidh Beaton’s contribution as follows: The age we live is – still, shamefully, and increasingly – an age of massive […]

IVR section meeting etc. at the Luzern congress

In addition to the program for all participants published at the congress website, the following meetings are scheduled to take place for heads of IVR sections. Meeting of heads of IVR sections Tuesday 9 July, 12:30–13:30 This meeting is open to all heads of IVR sections. Representatives are kindly requested to check that the information […]

Important message to all IVR sections

Please see the following message from the Secretary-General to all IVR sections where up-to-date contact information. The message is reproduced below in an attempt to reach sections that the IVR has not been able to reach through other means. I am writing you because you are listed as the president or contact person of a […]

New IVR Section: Costa Rica

Asociación Costarricense de Filosofía del Derecho y Filosofía Práctica (ACFDFP) – The Costa Rican Law and Practical Philosophy Association – has been admitted as a section of the IVR. More information on the association will be posted on the IVR website when available.  

IVR Young Scholar Prize 2019: Submit until 31 March

The deadline for submission of entries for consideration for the award of the IVR’s 2019 Young Scholar Prize is extended to 31 March 2019. For more information please see the revised announcement of the prize.