Invitation Cleveringa Meeting in Pretoria, South Africa
The Embassy of the Kingdom of the Netherlands, in association with Leiden University, cordially invites you to the annual Cleveringa Lecture The place of the Constitution in a democracy by Emeritus Prof. Nick Huls.
Date : Tuesday 13th October 2015
Time : 17:00 to 20:00
Venue : 51 Idol Road, Pretoria
Refreshments will be served
The Cleveringa lectures commemorate Prof. Cleveringa who, by means of a public lecture, protested against the dismissal of Jewish Professors during Nazi German occupation in 1940. Each year Leiden University organises Cleveringa Lectures over the world around November 26.
RSVP: PRE-RSVP@minbuza.nl by Tuesday, 6th October.
This year’s lecture in Pretoria will be held by Emeritus Prof. Nick Huls, socio-legal studies at Leiden Law School as well as Erasmus School of Law.
In 1990 Nick Huls became the director of the multidisciplinary Research Centre Control and Society of Leiden University, which was later renamed to Law and Policy. In 1996 he was appointed to Professor of Law and Technology at the Technical University of Delft; a year later he was appointed in Leiden to Professor of Sociology of Law.