Category Archives: Law

Cities vs States: Should Urban Citizenship be Emancipated from Nationality?

What role for cities – and “urban citizenship” – in a multipolar world facing multiple emergencies? Contributing to this EUI debate on “Should Urban Citizenship be Emancipated from Nationality?” was a great opportunity to get some thoughts down in writing

Cities vs States: Should Urban Citizenship be Emancipated from Nationality?

What role for cities – and “urban citizenship” – in a multipolar world facing multiple emergencies? Contributing to this EUI debate on “Should Urban Citizenship be Emancipated from Nationality?” was a great opportunity to get some thoughts down in writing

STL conferences on soft law & evidence

This month Peking University’s School of Transnational Law hosted on conferences on soft law and on the topic of facts and evidence, in which I was pleased to participate. The workshop on “The Use of Soft Law by National Courts

STL conferences on soft law & evidence

This month Peking University’s School of Transnational Law hosted on conferences on soft law and on the topic of facts and evidence, in which I was pleased to participate. The workshop on “The Use of Soft Law by National Courts

Conference on “Transitions of Legal Systems: 30 Years after the fall of the Berlin Wall”

It was great to participate in an impressive conference on “Transitions of Legal Systems: 30 Years after the fall of the Berlin Wall” at the Iustinianus Primus Law Faculty, Ss. Cyril and Methodius University, Skopje, North Macedonia. I was impressed

Conference on “Transitions of Legal Systems: 30 Years after the fall of the Berlin Wall”

It was great to participate in an impressive conference on “Transitions of Legal Systems: 30 Years after the fall of the Berlin Wall” at the Iustinianus Primus Law Faculty, Ss. Cyril and Methodius University, Skopje, North Macedonia. I was impressed

Review: Julien Chaisse (ed), China’s International Investment Strategy: Bilateral, Regional, and Global Law and Policy

The Chinese Journal of International Law has published my review of the recent book “China’s International Investment Strategy” edited by Julien Chaisse. The review is online here.

Review: Julien Chaisse (ed), China’s International Investment Strategy: Bilateral, Regional, and Global Law and Policy

The Chinese Journal of International Law has published my review of the recent book “China’s International Investment Strategy” edited by Julien Chaisse. The review is online here.

GOVTRAN podcast on the EU 2030 climate & energy framework

From negotiation to action: In this GOVTRAN podcast, we discussed the EU’s 2030 climate and energy framework and the importance of both ambitious targets and credible plans and actions to turn them into reality. https://soundcloud.com/user-767951479/interview-2-from-the-govtran-workshop-in-helsinki-stephen-minas

GOVTRAN podcast on the EU 2030 climate & energy framework

From negotiation to action: In this GOVTRAN podcast, we discussed the EU’s 2030 climate and energy framework and the importance of both ambitious targets and credible plans and actions to turn them into reality. https://soundcloud.com/user-767951479/interview-2-from-the-govtran-workshop-in-helsinki-stephen-minas

Charting Environmental Law Futures in the Anthropocene

In “Charting Environmental Law Futures in the Anthropocene”, we examine how environmental law is responding – & could respond – to the intensifying challenges of the Anthropocene. Congratulations to the editor, Dr Michelle Lim, for making this happen. The project

Charting Environmental Law Futures in the Anthropocene

In “Charting Environmental Law Futures in the Anthropocene”, we examine how environmental law is responding – & could respond – to the intensifying challenges of the Anthropocene. Congratulations to the editor, Dr Michelle Lim, for making this happen. The project

Article – Energy and the European perspective: EU leadership vital as climate crisis intensifies

Ahead of next month’s UN Climate Action Summit, some thoughts in Neos Kosmos on how Europe can continue to lead by example in the clean energy transition that the world needs, in an increasingly complex and multipolar environment.

Article – Energy and the European perspective: EU leadership vital as climate crisis intensifies

Ahead of next month’s UN Climate Action Summit, some thoughts in Neos Kosmos on how Europe can continue to lead by example in the clean energy transition that the world needs, in an increasingly complex and multipolar environment.

GOVTRAN workshop, Helsinki: Appraising the EU’s 2030 Climate and Energy Policy Framework

The workshop on Appraising the EU’s 2030 Climate and Energy Policy Framework was held by the Jean-Monnet network ‘Governing the EU’s Climate and Energy Transition in Turbulent Times’ (GOVTRAN) in Helsinki earlier this month. It was two days of in-depth,

GOVTRAN workshop, Helsinki: Appraising the EU’s 2030 Climate and Energy Policy Framework

The workshop on Appraising the EU’s 2030 Climate and Energy Policy Framework was held by the Jean-Monnet network ‘Governing the EU’s Climate and Energy Transition in Turbulent Times’ (GOVTRAN) in Helsinki earlier this month. It was two days of in-depth,

Energy Community Sustainability Forum 2019

This year’s Energy Community Sustainability Forum was animated, inspiring, productive. I highly recommend reading the forum statement – critical issues are on the table, and the future of the energy transition in the Energy Community region is in play. STL

Energy Community Sustainability Forum 2019

This year’s Energy Community Sustainability Forum was animated, inspiring, productive. I highly recommend reading the forum statement – critical issues are on the table, and the future of the energy transition in the Energy Community region is in play. STL

Article: Why the ICJ’s Chagos Archipelago advisory opinion matters for global justice—and for ‘Global Britain’

The International Court of Justice’s February advisory opinion on the Legal Consequences of the Separation of the Chagos Archipelago from Mauritius in 1965 is a significant development in the long-running controversy caused by the UK’s detachment of the Chagos Archipelago

Article: Why the ICJ’s Chagos Archipelago advisory opinion matters for global justice—and for ‘Global Britain’

The International Court of Justice’s February advisory opinion on the Legal Consequences of the Separation of the Chagos Archipelago from Mauritius in 1965 is a significant development in the long-running controversy caused by the UK’s detachment of the Chagos Archipelago