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Islamic Law and its Implementation in Asia and The Middle-East

October 6, 2017 @ 09:00 - 18:00

The conference will focus on the topic of Islamic law and the implementation of Islamic law in Asia and the Middle East.

Conference Themes

  • Islamic Law and Freedom of Religion or Belief
  • Constitutionalism And Human Rights in Arab & Muslim World
  • Women’s Rights and Modern Muslim Practices
  • Islamic Law: International Terrorism, Radicalisation and Religious Extremism
  • Finance and Succession in Islamic Law


  • Sir Michael Wood, KCMG, Member of the UN International Law Commission.
  • Dr Muhammed Shabir Korotana ,Brunel University
  • Dr Ahmed Shaheed, Essex University, UN Special Rapporteur on freedom of religion and belief.
  • Professor Surya Subedi OBE, Leeds University, former UN Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights in Cambodia.
  • Professor Shaheen Saradar Ali, Warwick University, former Vice-Chair UN Working Group on Arbitrary Detentions.
  • Professor Mashood A Baderin, SOAS, former UN Independent Expert on Situation of human rights in Sudan.
  • Professor Robert Gleave, Exeter University Professor of Arabic Studies.
  • Dr. iur. Damos Dumoli Agusman, Secretary of Directorate General Legal Affairs, Indonesia.
  • Professor Umut Turksen, Coventry University


October 6, 2017
09:00 - 18:00
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British Institute of International and Comparative Law
Charles Clore House, 17 Russell Square
London, WC1B 5JP United Kingdom