【2-4 Sep】The 4th LAWASIA Human Rights Conference 2023
LAWASIA's Human Rights Committee, in association with the Japan Federation of Bar Associations (JFBA) and the Fukuoka Bar Association, is pleased to invite the participation of members and legal professionals at the 4th LAWASIA Human Rights Conference to be held in-person in Fukuoka, Japan.
Saturday September 2nd to Monday September 4th, 2023
Saturday September 2nd
【Welcome Reception】Solaria Nishitetsu Hotel Fukuoka
Sunday September 3rd to Monday September 4th
【All Sessions and Welcome & Closing Ceremonies】Fukuoka Bar Association’s Hall
- International Participants, LAWASIA Members: 20,000JPY（Equivalent of 150USD）
For information regarding LAWASIA Membership and to renew or apply for membership, please visit LAWASIA’s website.
|Participants||All experts and individuals are welcome.|
Conference Theme: Crossing Borders: Human Rights Violations and Lawyers’ Advocacy
Day 1: Saturday September 2nd
Day 2: Sunday September 3rd
Theme 1: Remedying human rights violations against migrants and refugees and the role of lawyers in the Asia-Pacific region
15:40 - 17:10 | Concurrent Session 3 & 4:
Day 3: Monday September 4th
Click HERE to register (Click on English)
※Deadline: Friday August 18th, 2023 (11:00pm, JST)
English and Japanese
Japanese-English simultaneous interpretation will be provided at the sessions.
|Organiser||LAWASIA (The Law Association for Asia and the Pacific)|
|Joint Organisers||Japan Federation of Bar Associations and Fukuoka Bar Association|
|Supported by||Tokyo Bar Association, DAI-ICHI Tokyo Bar Association, DAI-NI Tokyo Bar Association, Osaka Bar Association, Kyushu Federation of Bar Associations, Japan LAWASIA Friendship Association|
International Affairs Division, Japan Federation of Bar Associations
■ Refund / Cancellation / No Show Policy
■ Travel Arrangements and Visas
Participants are responsible for making their own travel arrangements. It is recommended that you check your visa requirements with your local embassy or consulate. The JFBA is unable to dispatch visa invitation letters to support your visa application prior to receipt of your registration and full payment of registration fees. Please apply for your visa in good time. If you need to apply for a visa, please contact at firstname.lastname@example.org
Your personal information will also be provided to the LAWASIA Secretariat located in Australia, so please read below before registering and agreeing to participate.
(i) Name of the country to which personal information will be transferred: the Commonwealth of Australia
(ii) Information on the system for the protection of personal information in the Commonwealth of Australia
(iii) Information on measures taken by LAWASIA to protect personal information
We have confirmed that, based on the eight principles of the OECD Privacy Guidelines, the measures taken by LAWASIA are at the same level as those required to be taken by businesses handling personal data in Japan.
For other Important Notes such as Health and Safety Protocols, Liabilities, Event recording, Photography, and Force Majeure, please check here.
■ Hotel Accommodation
Participants are responsible for making accommodation reservations directly with the hotel and entering into an agreement with the hotel regarding credit card guarantees, cancellation terms and conditions, and room rates. The JFBA cannot accept responsibility for hotel accommodation disputes between participants and hotels. Information of hotels near the venue:
1. First-Time Visitor Information (By Japan National Tourism Organization)
Photographs provided by Fukuoka City