Animal Law in the U.S. and Beyond: Challenges and Opportunities in the Era of Trump
Date: March 28, 2017 - March 29, 2017 Location: Johannesburg, South Africa
Johannesburg, South Africa
Assistant Dean Pamela Frasch and Natasha Dolezal, director of International Animal Law will speak to interested University of Johannesburg law students about animal law in the U.S., education, and the growing need for animal attorneys.
This event is in collaboration with Professor David Bilchitz, Professor at the University of Johannesburg and Director of the South African Institute for Advanced Constitutional, Public, Human Rights and International Law (SAIFAC). Professor Bilchitz has published widely in a range of fields relating to fundamental rights including human rights, gay and lesbian rights, and animal rights. He has also campaigned for shelters for the homeless, has taught literacy and numeracy skills to street children, and has been involved in the campaign to prevent the culling of elephants.