Human Trafficking: Law and Policy Responses and the Crisis of Protection in Europe


Location: 1050 Jenkins Nanovic Halls


Siobhán Mullally

Established Professor of Human Rights Law and Director of the Irish Centre for Human Rights at the National University of Ireland, Galway

In this, Professor Mullally's first visit to Notre Dame, the focus of her public talk will be Europe's current crisis in human trafficking, both current law and policy responses.

Siobhán Mullally has published widely in the fields of gender, women’s rights, human trafficking, migration, asylum, and multiculturalism. Professor Mullally is currently the President of the Group of Experts on Action against Trafficking in Human Beings(GRETA), which is Europe's anti-trafficking body. She is also a Commissioner with the Irish Human Rights and Equality Commission, and is a member of the Permanent Court of Arbitration, The Hague. She is the founding Joint Editor-in-Chief of the Irish Yearbook of International Law (with Professor Fiona de Londras), published by Hart Bloomsbury, Oxford.

Co-sponsored by the Klau Center the Keough-Naughton Institute for Irish Studies