Program at a glance

We are pleased to present the provisional program for the 2021 IAWJ Meeting. 

Please note the program is subject to change.

Timezone

The dates and times in the program below are shown in New Zealand timezone (NZST), for some regions the sessions will occur on Thursday 6 May - Saturday 8 May.

To assist you in determing the time, please see below the following resources (please note UTC and GMT are the same time):
          1. Use this timezone converter and enter your location in the "enter another city or time zone". 
          2. Refer to this UTC timezone by session chart for the full program timing in each UTC / GMT timezone (please use this link to identify your UTC/GMT timezone).

 

 

Friday 7 May 

08:00 ‐ 10:00 Regional Meetings: 
North America
Africa
Latin America / Caribbean
11:00 - 12:00 Pōwhiri (Welcome) 
12:00 ‐ 13:00 Lunch
13:00 ‐ 17:00 Indigenous Issues in New Zealand
18:00 ‐ 20:00 Regional Meetings:
Asia / Pacific
Europe / Middle East / North Africa

Please note: Attendance for the Regional Meetings will be virtual for all registration types.

Saturday 8 May

06:00 ‐ 07.30 Welcome to the Conference
Roll call of nations
President's Address: Judge Vanessa Ruiz
Presentation of Human Rights and Arline Pacht Awards
07.30 - 08.00 Breakfast
08:00 ‐ 09:00 Leadership in times of Crisis
09.00 - 11.00 Women and the World
11:00 ‐ 11:30 Morning Tea
11:30 ‐ 13:00 Indigenous Women
13:00 ‐ 14:00 Lunch
14:00 ‐ 15:30 Drug and Therapeutic Courts
15:30 ‐ 16:00 Afternoon Tea
16:00 - 17:30 COVID 19
19:00 - 23:00 Gala Dinner (In person only)

Sunday 9 May

06.00 - 07.30 IAWJ Members' Meeting
07:30 ‐ 08:00 Breakfast
08:00 ‐ 09:30 Judicial Leadership
09:30 ‐ 11:00 Women Judges on Final Courts
11:00 ‐ 11:30 Morning Tea
11:30 ‐ 13:00 Refugees / Trafficking
13:00 - 14:00 Lunch
14:00 - 15:30 Climate Change
15:30 - 16:00 Afternoon Tea
16:00 - 17:30 Gender Equality
Closing Entertainment