Nettsider med emneord «Environment»

Publisert 19. feb. 2018 12:11

On 17 and 18 May 2018, the second conference in the Identity on the International Bench Series is taking place in The Hague, organized by the PluriCourts Centre of Excellence, Oslo University.

Publisert 8. des. 2017 14:56

The conference is the second in the workshop series "Identity on the International Bench" organized by PluriCourts.

Publisert 5. des. 2017 09:22

Book project edited by Prof. Christina Voigt (CUP, 2018)

Publisert 30. nov. 2017 11:16

PluriCourts researchers have succeeded in attracting funding from the Research Council of Norway for two four-year research projects.

Publisert 14. nov. 2017 09:14

Prof. Ole Kristian Fauchald was interviewed on the climate lawsuit by the Daily Review on NRK, Norwegian Broadcasting Corporation.

Publisert 31. okt. 2017 11:41

The project identifies how a restructuring of the energy system (increased wind power production) can be secured in a sustainable manner by minimizing environmental impacts.

Publisert 31. okt. 2017 08:59

Article by Birgit Peters published in the Journal of Environmental Law, October 2017.

Publisert 27. okt. 2017 13:30

Book project by professor Christina Voigt (Routledge, forthcoming 2019).

Publisert 27. okt. 2017 09:52

Ph.D Candidate Rosa Manzo presents the outcomes of  the Frontiers of International Environmental Law Colloquium in Klima, CICERO magazine on climate research.

Publisert 16. okt. 2017 11:45

PhD candidate Rosa Manzo discusses whether States have obligations under the Paris Agreement in the Norwegian newspaper Aftenposten.

Picture of the presenters at the colloquium, standing in front of a bookshelf.
Publisert 27. sep. 2017 13:32

On the 21st of September, PluriCourts, with generous funding from the Norwegian Research Council and Lovsamlingsfondet, brought together young researchers from around the world for the first postgraduate colloquium on the frontiers of international environmental law. Topics from the creation of a court for the environment, to prosecuting the crime of ecocide at the ICC, to the legal consequences of space debris were discussed.

Publisert 4. aug. 2017 13:46

Chapter by Professor Freya Baetens in the edited book "Sustainable Development Principles in the Decisions of International Courts and Tribunals: 1992 - 2012," edited by Marie-Claire Cordonier Segger and H.E. Judge C.G. Weeramantry.

Publisert 24. juli 2017 09:25

Approximately 22.5 million people have had to flee their homes due to natural disasters and climate change in 2008-2017. The Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung and the Centre of International Law at Belo Horizonte, Brazil, invited Professor Cecilia Bailliet to teach Latin American students about the rights of these displaced persons.

Publisert 14. mars 2017 08:57

PluriCourts Centre of Excellence for the Study of the Legitimate Roles of the Judiciary in the Global Order in collaboration with the Faculty of Law welcome 20 young scholars working in the area of International Law and Environment to present and discuss their work in a subject-specific forum.

Publisert 8. nov. 2016 09:51

PluriCourts coordinator Christina Voigt has contributed to the Elgar Encyclopedia of Environmental Law with a chapter on the role of the International Court of Justice in climate change-related claims.

Publisert 7. okt. 2016 09:08

The Paris Agreement will enter into force on 4 November 2016. The agreement requires the deposition of instruments of ratification or acceptance by at least 55 Parties to the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change accounting for at least 55% of global greenhouse gas emissions. 

Publisert 23. sep. 2016 10:21

Master thesis by PluriCourts research assistant Chrysa Alexandraki available on SSRN

Portrait of Franz Xaver Perrez
Publisert 30. aug. 2016 10:01

Ambassador Franz Xaver Perrez, Head of International Affairs Division, Federal Office for the Environment, Switzerland, will give a seminar on the topic of international environmental governance.

Publisert 5. aug. 2016 12:58

Professor Christina Voigt has written a chapter on "Climate Change and Damages" in the recently published "Oxford Handbook of International Climate Change Law".

Publisert 3. aug. 2016 14:24

This volume edited by Christina Voigt explores the interlinkages between the UNFCCC guidance for REDD+ and other international legal regimes. It aims to examine how and to what extent REDD+ is embedded in the international legal framework. Prof. Voigt has also contributed with two chapters to the book. 

Publisert 1. juni 2016 11:23

A new article on "Differentiation in the Paris Agreement" by Christina Voigt and Felipe Ferreira has recently been published in a special issue of Climate Law on the Paris agreement.

Publisert 21. mars 2016 10:15

The IUCNAEL organizing team are happy to announce that  Vidar Helgensen, the Norwegian Minister of Climate and Environment, will open the IUCNAEL Colloquium. The colloquium is held in Oslo 20-24 June.

Publisert 17. mars 2016 09:52

The second in the series of PluriCourts reading seminars discusses texts by Daniel Bodansky, Allen Buchanan and Robert O. Keohane, and Nienke Grossman.

Publisert 10. mars 2016 13:43

The Paris Agreement has been hailed as a milestone in the global fight against climate change. In this forum, we discuss how this agreement came about and what does it actually entail to for states when committing to such a goal? How effective is it? And how fair?