Glasgow city centre at dusk. View from the Livingstone Tower

Programme

 

 

Provisional Overview

 Wednesday 04 JulyThursday 05 JulyFriday 06 July
09:30-11:00 Introductions Parallel Sessions Parallel Sessions
11:00-11:30 Coffee Break Coffee Break Coffee Break
11:30-13:00 Parallel Sessions Parallel Sessions Key Note Plenary
13:00-14:00 Lunch Lunch  Lunch 
14:00-15:30 Key Note Plenary  Parallel Sessions UN Special Rapporteurs Plenary
15:30-16:00 Coffee Break Coffee Break Coffee Break
16:00-17:30 Parallel Sessions Innovation Plenary Conclusion
  City Chambers Receptions
(courtesy of The Rt Hon
The Lord Provost of Glasgow Councillor
Eva Bolander)
Colloquium Dinner Ceilidh

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The information above is meant to give you an overview of the programme, but the latter may change. We aim to have the final programme published on line by 01 May 2018. The provisional programme can also be downloaded as one document at IUCN Provisional Programme 2018

Monday 2 July 2018
IUCN Academy of Environmental Law Research Committee event – (for further information please contact the IUCN Academy of Environmental Law)
Tuesday 3 July 2018

IUCN Academy of Environmental Law Teaching Committee event – (for further information please contact the IUCN Academy of Environmental Law)

4:30 – 6:00 PM

Strathclyde Centre for Environmental Law and Governance (SCELG) and London School of Economics Grantham Institute on Climate Change and the Environment session on Climate Change and Litigation

Speakers

Gearoid O Cuinn, Director Global Legal Action Network (GLAN)

Zelda Soriano, Political Advisor for Greenpeace Southeast Asia

Joana Setzer, Research Officer at the London School of Economics Grantham Institute on Climate Change and the Environment

Laura Lynes, Co-founder of the The Rockies Institute

Francesco Sindico, Founder and Co-Director of the Strathclyde Centre for Environmental Law and Governance

Wednesday 4 July 2018
8:00 – 9:30 Registration

9:30 – 11:00 Introduction (Plenary)

11:00 – 11:30 Coffee break

11:30 – 13:00 Parallel sessions

13:00 – 14:30 Lunch

14:30 – 16:00 Key Note Speakers (Plenary)

Tianbao Qin, Luojia Professor of Law, Wuhan University, China

Maria Lee, Professor of Law at the University College London, UK

16:00 – 16:30 Coffee break

16:30 – 18:00 Parallel sessions

Colloquium reception at the City Chambers (courtesy of The Rt Hon The Lord Provost of Glasgow Councillor Eva Bolander).

Thursday 5 July 2018
08:30 – 9:30 Registration

09:30 – 11:00 Parallel sessions

11:00 – 11:30 Coffee break

11:30 – 13:00 Parallel sessions

13:00 – 14:30 Lunch

14:30 – 16:00 Parallel sessions

16:00 – 16:30 Coffee break

16:30 – 18:00 Innovation Plenary

Speakers from the following organisations:

Brewgooder

Scottish Power

Scottish Government

Colloquium Dinner

Friday 6 July 2018
09:30 – 11:00 Parallel sessions

11:00 – 11:30 Coffee break

11:30 – 13:00 Key Note speakers (Plenary)

Joanne Scott, Professor of European Law at the European University Institute, Fiesole, Italy

Geert Van Calster, Professor at the University of Leuven, Belgium

13:00 – 14:30 Lunch

14:30 – 16:00 UN Special Rapporteurs Plenary (Chair: Alan Miller, Chair of Scotland First Minister's Human Rights Leadership Advisory Group)

Hilal Helver, UN Special Rapporteur on Right to Food

Baskut Tuncak, Special Rapporteur on the implications for human rights of the environmentally sound management and disposal of hazardous substances and wastes)

16:00 – 16:30 Coffee break

16:30 – 18:00 Conclusion

Final Key Note Speaker

John Knox, UN Special Rapporteur on the environment and human rights

Colloquium Ceilidh

Saturday 7 July 2018
Colloquium Field Trip

Discover more about the Strathclyde Centre for Environmental Law & Governance

Festival of Environmental Law & Governance 2018

30 April - 04 May 2018

gannet 500 x 500

Labs & Incubators

Our collaborative projects for peer learning and peer review

BeneLex Project

Can benefit-sharing address the equity deficit within the green economy?