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Roundtable: Academic Freedom in India

April 26, 2021 - 17:00-18:00

The Norwegian Centre for Human Rights Master’s students, with Scholars at Risk, invite you to a roundtable discussion exploring the social, political and legal context of academic
freedom in India. With a special focus on Professor G N Saibaba’s case, our panel of four experts will discuss issues related to the Indian government’s unprecedented assault
on academic freedom and academics.

Register here

Panelists (to be confirmed):

  • Indira Jaising, Senior Advocate, Supreme Court of India
  • Tarunabh Khaitan, Vice-Dean, Faculty of Law – University of Oxford
  • Kenneth Bo Nielsen, Associate Professor, University of Oslo
  • Ryan Costello, Political Activist and Co-Founder, Free Saibaba Coalition

Read more about the event here.

Roundtable: Academic Freedom in India

Details

Date:
April 26, 2021
Time:
17:00-18:00
Website:
https://www.jus.uio.no/smr/om/aktuelt/arrangementer/2021/academic-freedom-in-india.html

Organisers

Norwegian Centre for Human Rights
Scholars at Risk Network

Venue

Zoom