Pandemics and Covid-19 Litigation Project

The presentation will focus on the Covid-19 Litigation Project – a project of the University of Trento supported by the WHO aimed at organizing and presenting a worldwide collection of relevant cases concerning the disputes arisen from the governments’ adoption of public health measures to address the COVID-19 pandemic. The Global Pandemic Network is a partner of the Project.

Pandemics and International Research

The presentation will examine the importance of international research in the field of pandemic control and in particular will outline the project that led to the establishment of a new Instituite for Global Health Emergency Response (IGHER)

Pandemics and Global Urban Law

The paper deals with the attitude of pandemics to push cities towards uniform qualitative and quantitative standards, concretely contributing to the globalization of urban law. It will consider the global strategies for urban regeneration (according to, e.g., the EU New European Bauhaus or Renovation Wave) and the new challenges for g-local policy makers.

Pandemics and Covid-19 Litigation Project in Africa

With specific reference to Africa, the presentation will focus on the Covid-19 Litigation Project – a project of the University of Trento supported by the WHO aimed at organizing and presenting a worldwide collection of relevant cases concerning the disputes arisen from the governments’ adoption of public health measures to address the COVID-19 pandemic. The Global Pandemic Network is a partner of the Project.

Proposals for an International Convention on Pandemics

The presentation will focus on proposals for a new global treaty on pandemics will be examined and, in particular, the draft global convention advanced by CIDCE (International Center for Comparative Environmental Law) in collaboration with the Normandy Chair for Peace and the Global Pandemic Network will be presented.