Thursday 14 October 2021
5:00 – 7:00 p.m.

Pavia e Ansaldo Studio Legale
Via Bocca di Leone, 78


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5:00 – 5:10

Welcome speech
Caterina Luciani,
Partner of Pavia e Ansaldo and President of The Thinking Watermill Society – Rome, Italy


Keynote speech
Rt Hon. Patricia Scotland,
Commonwealth Secretary General – London, U.K.


Cheptum Toroich, Kimberly Mureithi and Maria Angela Maina
The Thinking Watermill Society report: RIGHT OF ASYLUM FROM A GENDER PERSPECTIVE


Roundtable of the other speakers, experts in the field:

Giovanni Carlo Bruno,
Senior Researcher of International Law at the CNR (National Research Council) – Naples, Italy

Luis Gabriel Franceschi,
Commonwealth Senior Director of Governance & Peace – London, U.K., and Founding Dean of Strathmore University Law School where he is also Professor – Nairobi, Kenya

Allan Mukuki,
Director, Professor International Partnerships, Strathmore University Law School – Nairobi, Kenya

Chiara Scipioni,
RSD (Refugee Status Determination)
Associate, UNHCR – Rome, Italy


Fulvio Maria Palombino,
Professor of International Law at Università degli Studi di Napoli Federico II – Naples, Italy and Of-Counsel of Pavia e Ansaldo law firm, Rome, Italy


Final remarks
Professor Fulvio Maria Palombino