Global Forum on Law Justice and Development
Generating Innovative Legal Solutions to Development Challenges

The Next Generation of Urban Lawyers

Event Date: 
Friday, May 30, 2014
Sponsors: 
<p>Wolrd Bank, Cornell University</p>
Event Contact: 
<p>By Invitation Only</p>

Young Cornell lawyers Lingxiao Yue and Masashi Naruse have been serving as interns with the Legal Vice Presidency of the World Bank since the beginning of the year. Each has been researching and writing about a topic related to law and justice issues in urban development:

  • Lingxiao Yue will be discussing “Problems of Urbanization and L and - Based Finance in China”.
  • Masashi Naruse will be discussing “Street Vendors Rights: After Operation Clean Sweep in Johannesburg”

Lingxiao Yue, Masashi Naruse and their faculty advisor Professor Chantal Thomas are invited to present a summary of their work .

Kishor Upret , Senior Counsel, Legal Vice Presidency , will provide comments as a discussant at the event

Venue: 
The World Bank Headquarters