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Tuesday, May 12 • 14:30 - 16:00
5C: Teaching Civil Society Law: A World of Options
Limited Capacity seats available

This practical, interactive session will focus on the nuts and bolts of designing and delivering CSO law instruction in university settings.  Together, participants will map the options available to professors wishing to develop new courses or improve their existing courses. The session is designed to be relevant for participants with a variety of backgrounds and experiences, including full-time academics, practitioners who also teach, and CSO leaders who might be interested in initiating university programs in their countries.

Resource Materials:

Professors Unite to Promote Teaching CSO Law

avatar for Oonagh B. Breen

Oonagh B. Breen

Senior Lecturer in Law, Sutherland School of Law, University College Dublin
Oonagh Breen is a Senior Lecturer in Law at the Sutherland School of Law, University College Dublin, Ireland where she teaches NGO Law, Governance and Social Change. She obtained her doctorate in law (JSD) in comparative nonprofit regulation from Yale Law School in 2006. Oonagh’s... Read More →
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Mark Sidel

Doyle-Bascom Professor of Law and Public Affairs, University of Wisconsin-Madison Law School
Mark Sidel is Doyle-Bascom Professor of Law and Public Affairs at the University of Wisconsin-Madison and Consultant for Asia at ICNL. He served in program positions at the Ford Foundation in Beijing, Hanoi, New Delhi, and Bangkok, and has consulted for the Ford, Gates, Asia and other... Read More →

Resource People
avatar for Jocelyn Nieva

Jocelyn Nieva

Senior Legal Advisor - Latin America and the Caribbean, International Center for Not-for-Profit Law
Ms. Nieva is a lawyer and regional specialist in Latin America.  She has worked with ICNL since 2007.  One component of Ms. Nieva’s work has been to promote university instruction in CSO Law.  Ms. Nieva organized and convened the 2013 Regional Conference on Teaching Civil Society... Read More →

Tuesday May 12, 2015 14:30 - 16:00 CEST
Room B1