WEBINAR: Law at the Intersection of Human Rights and the Environment

Contributed by Maria Antonia Tigre On April 21, 2020, the Global Network for the Study of Human Rights and the Environment (GNHRE) and the Ecological Law and Governance Association (ELGA) hosted a joint webinar on Law at the Intersection of Human Rights and the Environment. The webinar was the second in a year-long series held […]

WEBINAR: Law at the Intersection of Human Rights and the Environment

Please join us for a webinar on Law at the Intersection of Human Rights and the Environment on Tuesday, April 21, 2020, 11:00 – 12:30 EDT. This webinar is co-hosted with the Ecological Law and Governance Association and is the second in the GNHRE series of webinars for 2020.  Registration in advance for this meeting […]

Urgenda and Dutch Dikastophobia: Is this the End of Public Interest Litigation for The Environment, and the end of Article 3:305a Dutch Civil Code?

Contributer: Otto Spijkers Introduction In recent years, the domestic courts of the Netherlands have produced a series of judgments, all relating to general issues of global concern, which have been praised by international lawyers from all over the world. In the Mothers of Srebrenica case, the Netherlands was held responsible for the failure of a […]

Outcomes of COP25 – watch the GNHRE Webinar!

GNHRE is excited to sponsor a series of webinars on topics relating to human rights and the environment. The first, on “The Outcomes of COP25 – Implications for the Climate Vulnerable” was moderated by Lisa Benjamin, GNHRE Regional Director for the Caribbean and Assistant Professor at Lewis & Clark Law School. Bryce Rudyk, MJ Mace. and Linda Siegele, provide […]

WEBINAR: THE OUTCOMES OF COP25 – IMPLICATIONS FOR THE CLIMATE VULNERABLE

Please join us for a webinar on Monday 10th February 11am EST on ‘Outcomes of COP25 – Implications for the Climate Vulnerable.’ This is the first in the GNHRE series of webinars for 2020. It will provide an update on negotiation outcomes of the last Conference of Parties (COP25) on critical issues such as loss […]