Webpages tagged with «Environment»

Published Oct. 2, 2018 11:25 AM

Anthology edited by former PluriCourts coordinator Marlene Wind, in the Studies on International Courts and Tribunals series, Cambridge University Press.

Published Sep. 26, 2018 2:02 PM

PluriCourts, together with the Climate Change Specialist Group of the IUCN World Commission on Environmental Law and the Environmental Law Program at the University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa, William S. Richardson School of Law, have the pleasure of inviting you to an expert round table on “The Role of International Courts in Protecting Environmental Commons”.

Published Sep. 19, 2018 3:41 PM

This semester PluriCourts welcomes five new employees - four PhD Fellows and one Postdoctoral Fellow.

Published Aug. 24, 2018 2:12 PM

Book edited by Professor Christina Voigt. To be published on Cambridge University Press in 2019.

Published May 18, 2018 8:02 AM

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

Published May 14, 2018 1:18 PM

When and why do international courts and tribunals (ICs) provide a comparative advantage over alternative institutions and mechanisms ?

Published Apr. 9, 2018 8:35 AM

Book edited by Teresa Squatrito, Oran Young, Andreas Follesdal, and Geir Ulfstein, in the series Cambridge Studies on International Courts and Tribunals. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2018.

Published Feb. 19, 2018 12:11 PM

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.

Published Dec. 8, 2017 2:56 PM

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

Published Dec. 5, 2017 9:22 AM

Book project edited by Professor Christina Voigt, Cambridge University Press (2018). 

Published Nov. 30, 2017 11:16 AM

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

Published Nov. 14, 2017 9:14 AM

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

Published Oct. 31, 2017 8:59 AM

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

Published Oct. 27, 2017 1:30 PM

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

Published Oct. 27, 2017 9:52 AM

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

Published Oct. 16, 2017 11:45 AM

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.
Published Sep. 27, 2017 1:32 PM

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.

Published Aug. 4, 2017 1:46 PM

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.

Published July 24, 2017 9:25 AM

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.

Published Mar. 14, 2017 8:57 AM

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.

Published Nov. 8, 2016 9:51 AM

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.

Published Oct. 7, 2016 9:08 AM

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.