Category Archives: Sustainable development

Podcast: International Cleantech Cooperation

Clean technologies have a key role to play in a green recovery from the current crisis. This World Environment Day, in the latest Legal Frontiers episode, my colleague Assistant Professor Joy Xiang & I discuss the state of international cleantech

Podcast: International Cleantech Cooperation

Clean technologies have a key role to play in a green recovery from the current crisis. This World Environment Day, in the latest Legal Frontiers episode, my colleague Assistant Professor Joy Xiang & I discuss the state of international cleantech

Webinar series: Fostering green recovery through climate technologies

Beginning on 27 May, the German National Designated Entity for climate technology will be hosting a series of weekly webinars, on the theme of “Fostering green recovery through climate technologies: How the private sector and market mechanisms can accelerate technology

Webinar series: Fostering green recovery through climate technologies

Beginning on 27 May, the German National Designated Entity for climate technology will be hosting a series of weekly webinars, on the theme of “Fostering green recovery through climate technologies: How the private sector and market mechanisms can accelerate technology

Jessup at the United Nations: International legacy, transnational possibilities

Last month saw the publication of a new book edited by Professor Peer Zumbansen: The Many Lives of Transnational Law: Critical Engagements with Jessup’s Bold Proposal. The book collects the papers originally given at a 2016 conference at King’s College London than

Jessup at the United Nations: International legacy, transnational possibilities

Last month saw the publication of a new book edited by Professor Peer Zumbansen: The Many Lives of Transnational Law: Critical Engagements with Jessup’s Bold Proposal. The book collects the papers originally given at a 2016 conference at King’s College London than

Launch of the Cities, Mobility & Membership Research Collaborative

It was a pleasure to participate in the launch of the Cities, Mobility & Membership Research Collaborative at the European University Institute in Florence in late October. This initiative is focused on policy challenges (and, I think, opportunities) arising from

Launch of the Cities, Mobility & Membership Research Collaborative

It was a pleasure to participate in the launch of the Cities, Mobility & Membership Research Collaborative at the European University Institute in Florence in late October. This initiative is focused on policy challenges (and, I think, opportunities) arising from

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.

The UNited for Climate Justice project & its proposals for progressive climate action

Climate change will affect everyone, and in many parts of the world its consequences are already keenly felt. It’s not a question of theory or ideology, and a robust global response shouldn’t be held back by partisan politics. That response

The UNited for Climate Justice project & its proposals for progressive climate action

Climate change will affect everyone, and in many parts of the world its consequences are already keenly felt. It’s not a question of theory or ideology, and a robust global response shouldn’t be held back by partisan politics. That response

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