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Denver Global Trade & Investment Forum—with Mexico’s President Vicente Fox

July 20, 2017

Global Chamber® invites Denver business owners and the community to a 3-day forum of collaboration, innovation & doing business cross-border and globally. Join Denver’s Global Chamber chapter August 29-31 as President Fox shares his insight and expertise on global business and doing business in Mexico. Following this, limited, select companies can meet with President Fox’s team, to discuss opportunities.

For more information and to register, visit the Global Trade & Investment Forum event page

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Legalization of soft-drugs—Views from the U.S. and Italy

July 19, 2017

On June 14, 2017, legal experts from the US and Italy gathered at the Law School of the University of Naples “Federico II” to discuss the challenges and perspectives of soft-drugs legalization, in the context of the inaugural colloquium of the international convention set up between the nearly 800-year old Italian law school and Denver University Sturm College of Law.

Professor Amedeo Arena summarizes this international colloquium in this The View from Above article. He is an Associate Professor of European Union Law at the University of Naples “Federico II” School of Law, where he serves as coordinator of the academic cooperation agreement with Denver University Sturm College of Law


Syrian Refugees: Part 3 - the US Syrian Refugee Process

July 19, 2017

The third in a three-part series, this is a timely (and short) review of the refugee process for Syrian applicants once they reach the United States — written prior to the recent Supreme Court ruling.

Read the first installment in The View From Above blog series here

Read the second installment in The View From Above blog series here


Nanda Interview—Global Migration and Changes in Immigration Law

July 11, 2017

Professor Ved Nanda, of the University of Denver and columnist for Denver Post, appears on ThinkTech Hawaii’s Global Connections program with Jay Fidell to discuss global migrations and sea changes in immigration law. He addresses the challenges faced by fleeing and displaced people trying to migrate in a global climate where nations are less-welcoming and receptive to taking on themigrant burden in addition to the burdens of their own people.

Watch the program now.

(Licensed by Creative Commons)

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Uganda’s Refugee Intake Surpasses Europe

June 29, 2017

From ABC Online News – 6/28/2017

In the past 12 months the central African nation has taken in around 1.3 million people — more than Greece, Turkey or any other country in the world at the height of last year’s crisis in Europe.


Uganda’s inclusive policiy is a boon to refugees and a growing burden on the country itself. Read the online article.


Syrian Refugees: Part 2 - the US Syrian Refugee Process

June 28, 2017

The second in a three-part series, this is a timely (and short) review of the refugee process for Syrian applicants — written prior to the recent Supreme Court ruling.


Given their ruling, will there be much change to the process? The current process as defined under the Obama Administration can be seen in this infographic


Read the first installment in The View From Above blog series here



Series author David Coats, 3L, is a staff editor for the student-run Denver Journal for International Law and Policy.


Nanda Op-Ed: Universities and Free Speech

June 26, 2017

Professor Nanda discusses the role Universities play in ensuring the protection of free speech amidst controversy and prevailing trends in his most recent OpEd for the Denver Post.

Read his June 23rd, 2017 column


Nanda Op-Ed: Universities and Free Speech

June 26, 2017

Professor Nanda discusses the role Universities play in ensuring the protection of free speech amidst controversy and prevailing trends in his most recent OpEd for the Denver Post.

Read his May 26th, 2017 column


Nanda OpEd—International Law of the Sea and Climate Change

May 30, 2017

Professor Nanda discusses the recent meeting of the Arctic Council, climate change, the U.S. and international cooperation in his most recent OpEd for the Denver Post.

Read his May 26th, 2017 column


Nanda Op-Ed: Questions About North Korea

May 01, 2017

Professor Nanda addresses the tensions rising over Trump’s statements and actions regarding North Korea in Sunday’s Denver Post.

Read his column PUBLISHED: April 28, 2017 at 3:00 pm | UPDATED: April 28, 2017 at 3:37 pm


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