Assistant Professor Samuli Seppänen donated his latest book to our library collection

Samuli Seppänen,  assistant professor at the Faculty of Law of The Chinese University of Hong Kong, donated his latest book: “Ideological Conflict and the Rule of Law in Contemporary China” (Cambridge University Press, 2016) to our library collection. We are thankful for this contribution, which will certainly be of great support to students and researchers […]

Guest lecture on “Policy making for sustainability in China. The role and constraints of institutionalized public participation”

The China Law Center and the University of Helsinki Department of Development Studies jointly organized a guest lecture on “Policy making for sustainability in China. The role and constraints of institutionalized public participation” by Dr Daniele Bombal (Ca’ Foscari University of Venice). The lecture was held on 13 December 2016 and attracted participants from various fields of studies: law, […]

The Faculty of Law at the University of Helsinki will host the 6th China –Europe Legal Forum in 2018

Professor Juha Raitio visited Beijing on 15-16 October 2016 and participated in the Fourth China-Europe Legal Forum as a representative of the University of Helsinki. The organizer of the event was the College of Comparative Law at the China University of Political Science and Law (CUPL). The team of this year Forum was “The Legal Cooperation in […]

New project on Transnational Labour Governance and Posted Workers

  Professor Ulla Liukkunen (University of Helsinki) and Assistant Professor Chen Yifeng (Peking University Law School) started a research project on “Transnational Labour Governance and Posted Workers” in the fall of 2016. The economic globalization has made transnational movement of workers a growing phenomenon. Such a “delocalization” or “transnationality” of posted workers has brought much regulatory challenges for protection […]

Welcome to a Doctoral Defense at the University of Lapland (25.11.2016)

The Faculty of Law, University of Lapland warmly welcomes to participate in Jyrki Kallio’s Doctoral Defense: “Towards China’s Strategic Narrative: on the construction of the historico-cultural roots of China’s national identity in the light of the Chinese debate relating to the rise of traditional school of thought” The opponent will be Professor Ralph Weber from the […]


Papers, publications, conferences: Call for abstracts: Conference on The Migration Industry: Facilitators and Brokerage in Asia (Singapore, 1-2 June 2017). Deadline 30 January 2017. Call for abstracts:  13th Biennial Conference of the Nordic Association of China Studies: “China Time – Rethinking Cultural Encounters”  (University of Aarhus, 6-8 June 2017). Deadline 1 March 2017. Call for abstracts:  11th Annual China […]