Annual General Meeting
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Constitutional and Political Progress in Nepal speaker Professor Surya Subedi.
Professor Dr Surya P. Subedi, OBE, is an academic and a barrister specialising in the fields of Public International Law, International Law of Trade and Investment and International Human Rights Law. He is Professor of International Law at the University of Leeds, England, and was from 2009 to 2015 the UN Special Rapporteur for human rights in Cambodia. He also served as a member of a high-level Advisory Group on Human Rights to the British Foreign Secretary between 2010 and 2015. He was a government nominee for appointment to the position of the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights in 2014. He is a founder of the Asian Society of International Law and Chairman of the Board of Editors of its flagship journal – the Asian Journal of International Law – published by Cambridge University Press. He also is the editor of a new series in ‘International Law and Human Rights’ published by a major British publishing company, Routledge, in Oxfordshire. He was elected to the Institut de Droit International at its Session in Rhodes in 2011 and made a Membre Titulaire in 2015. More….