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Plenary Sessions
Plenary I
Push and Pull:
Understanding and addressing the root causes of mass displacement and migration

Sam Daws, Director, Project on UN Governance and Reform, Oxford University

Benedetta Audia, Corporate Legal Advisor, Legal Group, United Nations Office for Project Services
Annalisa Ciampi, Former Special Rapporteur on the rights to freedom of peaceful assembly and of association; Full Professor, International Law, University of Verona
Pietro Pustorino, Full Professor, International Law, LUISS Guido Carli University
Junko Sazaki, Director, Social Policies and Rural Institutions Division, Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations

Plenary II
State Responsibilities, Human Vulnerabilities:
Mitigating the consequences of mass displacement and migration

Charlotte Ku, Professor of Law, Texas A&M University School of Law

Sukehiro Hasegawa, President, Global Peacebuilding Association of Japan; Former Special Representative of the Secretary-General for Timor-Leste
Silvia Scarpa, Adjunct Professor, LUISS Guido Carli University
Roberto Virzo, Associate Professor, International Law, Università degli Studi del Sannio

Plenary III
The UDHR at 70:
The UN system, human rights and global governance

Kurt Mills, Professor, International Relations and Human Rights, University of Dundee

Bina D’Costa, Senior Advisor-Research, UNICEF
Jill Goldenziel, Associate Professor, Marine Corps University-Command and Staff College
Lina Panella, Full Professor, International Law, Università degli Studi di Messina