ILA-Canada is the Canadian branch of the International Law Association based in London, UK but founded in Brussels in 1873. According to the Constitution of ILA, the organization promotes "the study, clarification and development of international law, both public and private, and the furtherance of international understanding and respect for international law." ILA boasts over 3500 members world wide including Canada. ILA-Canada serves the Canadian international law community including legal scholars, practitioners, students and policy makers by providing workshops, conferences and research on wide range of international law topics.

LA-Canada organizes and/or sponsors a myriad of events designed to promote awareness, education and capacity building in Canada concerning various topics in international law. The events are of interest to a wide range of international law jurists, students and policy makers. ILA-members also participate in activities organized by other national ILA branches around the world, including the Bi-Annual Conference for all members of the ILA. This ability to work, exchange and co-operate with ILA members all over the world make ILA-Canada a unique organization for those interested in international law. ILA-Canada members also participate in the work of the ILA international committees.

Be part of over 3500 international jurists that are members of ILA. ILA-Canada members can take advantage of the learning opportunities provided by our events as well as networking with Canada’s international law community. We also offer the possibility to participate in the international research committees and contributing to cutting edge research in many areas of international law. Benefitting from membership to ILA-Canada has never been easier. Simply click the link below to sign up.

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      Conference Title: Participation of Indigenous Peoples in the UNDRIP Implementation in Canada – Prospects and Challenges in Light of Parallel International Law Conference date:  September 21, 2018 Location: Osgoode Hall Law School of York University, Room/s TBA Proposal abstracts due: June 30, 2018   The need for constructive engagement on the prospects of the […]

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    The International Law Association (Canada) invites original and previously unpublished articles, news items and book reviews for publication in its Spring 2018 Newsletter. Submission guidelines: WORD COUNT: Articles should be up to 1,000 words in length. SUBJECT: Any topic that is germane to international law. FILE TYPE: We accept text files or files in .doc […]

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