Episode 12: Sarai Chisala-Templehoff


February 26, 2024 | posted by | 5sc

On the show this month: Sarai Chisala-Templehoff, a Malawian human rights and social justice lawyer.


Stephen Walsh, Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe (OSCE)


February 26, 2024 | posted by | 5sc

For the latest in our series profiling Irish and Northern Irish lawyers working in countries around the world, we spoke with Stephen Walsh about his past work in Bosnia-Herzegovina and Kosovo and his current role at the world's largest regional security organization, the Vienna-based Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe (OSCE).

Stephen Walsh, OSCE


Partner Series: The Gender and Justice Unit


January 25, 2024 | posted by | 5sc

In the third edition of our series dedicated to the work of our partner organisations, we shine the spotlight on the Gender and Justice Unit, a Malawian non-profit that uses legal empowerment as a catalyst for gender equality and social and environmental justice. We spoke to its Deputy Director and Project Manager Emma Kalea Chigwenembe to find out more. 


Episode 11: Doreen Chen


January 21, 2024 | posted by | 5sc

On the show this month, we talk about the killings and crackdown of human rights defenders globally with international human rights lawyer, Doreen Chen.


Environmental Crime, Climate Litigation and Ecocide


December 21, 2023 | posted by | 5sc

The EU Commission, the EU Parliament and the EU Council agree to prevent environmental harm through criminal law.

North Atlantic Coast, Environmental Crime Climate Litigation And Ecocide


Episode 10: Kate Gibson


December 18, 2023 | posted by | 5sc

On the show this month, we’re in conversation with international criminal and human rights lawyer, Kate Gibson, who talks about the effectiveness of the International Criminal Court (ICC) in delivering justice.


Criminal and Public Law Update 2023


December 04, 2023 | posted by | 5sc


Episode 9: Binta Mansaray


November 20, 2023 | posted by | 5sc

On the programme this month, we discuss the psychosocial impact the civil war in Sierra Leone has had with human rights activist, Binta Mansaray.


Thomas Flanagan, Senior Legal Advisor, Garda Síochána Ombudsman Commission


November 06, 2023 | posted by | 5sc

For the latest in our series profiling Irish and Northern Irish lawyers working in countries around the world, we spoke with Thomas Flanagan (Senior Legal Advisor, Garda Síochána Ombudsman Commission) about his time working in the field of legal reform in Ukraine and Kosovo. 


Episode 8: Maud Sarliève


October 05, 2023 | posted by | 5sc

Our guest on Horsehair Wigs this month is Maud Sarliève, Human Rights and International Criminal Lawyer advocating for creative legal thinking to mitigate climate change and protect the environment. Maud explains ecocide, a newly proposed international crime.