Roger Errera s

Roger Errera is a former senior member of the Conseil d’Etat, France’s Supreme Court for administrative law.
He is at present Visiting Professor at the Central European University in Budapest, where he teaches free speech and judicial review of administrative action.


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Participations institutions fraçaises, internationales

 High Council on Integration

Le Haut Conseil à l'intégration de 1998 à 2001    Read the article in French (PDF file)

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Published in "1990-2010, 20 ans au service de l'intégration. Haut Conseil à l'intégration",

La Documentation française, p. 17

Refugee law

- “The Directive 2004/83/EC of 29 April 2004 on Minimum Standards for the Qualification and Status of Third Country Nationals or Stateless Persons as Refugees, International Protection and the Content of the Protection Granted by the European Convention on Human Rights", Revue trimestrielle des droits de l'homme, n° 74, April 1st, 2008.

- “The concept of membership in a particular social group in refugee law”, in Völkerrecht als Weltordnung. Common Values in International Law. Festschrift für/Essays in Honour of Christian Tomuschat , N.P.Engel Verlag, Kehl, 2006, p.133.

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- “Humanitarian law, human rights law and refugee law : the three pillars”, in The Asylum Process and the Rule of Law, International Association of Refugee Law Judges and Manak, New Delhi, 2006, p.173.

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- « L’avenir de la protection internationale” », in International Association of refugee Law Judges / Association internationale des juges du droit des réfugiés, The Changing Nature of Persecution / La nature changeante de la persécution, Institute of Public Law, Bern, 2001, p.276.

- « France » in Asylum Practice and Procedure. Country Handbook, under the direction of R. Wallace et A.Brown, Trenton, London, 1999, p.55.

- “Persecution for reasons of religion”, in Refugee and Asylum Law. Assessing the Scope for Judicial Protection. International Association of Refugee Law Judges. Second Conference, Nijmegen, January 9-11, 1997, Nederlands centrum buitenlanders, Nismegen, 1997, p.60.

- “Who is a refugee ?”, in  Asylum Law. Report and papers delivered at the first international judicial conference held at Inner Temple,London, 1 and 2 December 1995, London, 1996, p.9.

d Extradition law

- “The Relationship of Extradition Law in International Treaties with the European Arrest Warrant and its Application in France” in Constitutional Challenges to the European Arrest Warrant, sous la direction d’E.Guild, Wolf Legal Publishers, Nijmegen, 2006, p.141.

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- « Droit national et droit international dans le droit français de l’extradition », in Tradition und Weltoffenheit des Rechts. Festschrift für Helmut Steinberger, Springer, Berlin, 2002, p.733.

- «  Extradition et droits de l’homme », in European University Institute, Collected Courses of the Academy of European Law, 1995, vol.VI-2, Martinus Nijhoff, The Hague, Boston, London, 1997, p.245.

- “Reflections on extradition in French law”, in Power and Policy in Quest of Law. Essays in Honor of Eugen Victor Rostow, under the direction of Myres McDougal and William M.Reisman, Martinus Nijhoff, Dordrescht, 1985, p.291.

- « Extradition et terrorisme », Études, november 1978.

d Aliens’ law in France

- «  Les limites d’une contrainte. L’exécution d’office dans le droit des étrangers »,  Actualité juridique. Droit administratif, special editionl, «  Puissance publique ou impuissance publique ? », July 20 - August 20, 1999, p. 49.

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