On 13 October 2014, Professor Lance Compa of Cornell University held his inaugural lecture for the Paul van der Heijden Rotating Professorship in Social Justice at Leiden University. The lecture wan entitled: Re-Planting a Field: International Labour Law for the Twenty-First Century .
The Institute for Public Law / sub-department Social Law has a vacancy for a Student Assistant (m/f) who is interested in research. It concerns an interesting and internationally focused position and gives ample scope to develop your legal and organisational skills.
At its recent meeting, the administrative body of the International Labour Organisation (ILO) reappointed Paul van der Heijden for a fifth term (2014-2017) as chairman of the Committee on Freedom of Association (CFA).