Category Archives: Sustainable development

Transnational Law Institute co-hosts UN climate conference panel discussions

The TLI co-hosted 2 panel discussions, both on the theme of a just transition to the low-emissions economy, together with our partners the Foundation for European Progressive Studies and Fondation Jean Jaures (and, for the first event, with the European

Transnational Law Institute co-hosts UN climate conference panel discussions

The TLI co-hosted 2 panel discussions, both on the theme of a just transition to the low-emissions economy, together with our partners the Foundation for European Progressive Studies and Fondation Jean Jaures (and, for the first event, with the European

COP23 presentation: Technology Executive Committee stakeholder engagement

Yesterday, the UNFCCC Technology Mechanism held a side event at COP23 on the work of both the Technology Executive Committee (TEC) and the Climate Technology Centre and Network (CTCN). There was terrific engagement by both parties and non-party stakeholders. Full

COP23 presentation: Technology Executive Committee stakeholder engagement

Yesterday, the UNFCCC Technology Mechanism held a side event at COP23 on the work of both the Technology Executive Committee (TEC) and the Climate Technology Centre and Network (CTCN). There was terrific engagement by both parties and non-party stakeholders. Full

Review: Aquaculture Law & Policy: Global, Regional & National Perspectives, edited by Nigel Bankes, Irene Dahl & David L Vangerzwaag

My review of “Review: Aquaculture Law and Policy: Global, Regional and National Perspectives” in the latest issue of “Water Law” is now online at SSRN. Sustainable use of our oceans is a key challenge of our time, and aquaculture is a

Review: Aquaculture Law & Policy: Global, Regional & National Perspectives, edited by Nigel Bankes, Irene Dahl & David L Vangerzwaag

My review of “Review: Aquaculture Law and Policy: Global, Regional and National Perspectives” in the latest issue of “Water Law” is now online at SSRN. Sustainable use of our oceans is a key challenge of our time, and aquaculture is a

New paper: Post-Paris / Post-Trump: The Green Climate Fund and Climate Finance Governance in the Eye of the Storm

A new paper by Dr Megan Bowman and me looks at the current challenges and opportunities of the Green Climate Fund. The paper is part of the Transnational Law Institute’s Think! series and looks at the GCF’s situation following the

New paper: Post-Paris / Post-Trump: The Green Climate Fund and Climate Finance Governance in the Eye of the Storm

A new paper by Dr Megan Bowman and me looks at the current challenges and opportunities of the Green Climate Fund. The paper is part of the Transnational Law Institute’s Think! series and looks at the GCF’s situation following the

Energy Community Summer School 2017

It was a privilege to participate in the 2nd Energy Community Summer School in late August, in the beautiful setting of Ohrid. The Energy Community plays a significant role in assisting in the development of modern, sustainable energy infrastructure and

Energy Community Summer School 2017

It was a privilege to participate in the 2nd Energy Community Summer School in late August, in the beautiful setting of Ohrid. The Energy Community plays a significant role in assisting in the development of modern, sustainable energy infrastructure and

Video: Accelerating Climate Action Dialogue

I was very pleased to participate yesterday in the UNFCCC’s Accelerating Climate Action series of panel discussions here in Bonn. This series showcases the actions of both state and non-state actors implement ambitious climate plans in their various sectors, building

Video: Accelerating Climate Action Dialogue

I was very pleased to participate yesterday in the UNFCCC’s Accelerating Climate Action series of panel discussions here in Bonn. This series showcases the actions of both state and non-state actors implement ambitious climate plans in their various sectors, building

Ideas Lab in Climate Law & Finance

Earlier this year King’s College London hosted a roundtable on the topic of ‘Climate Law & Finance: Tragedy on the horizon or time for improvement?’. It was a very interesting discussion which featured both promising initiatives in the finance sector and

Ideas Lab in Climate Law & Finance

Earlier this year King’s College London hosted a roundtable on the topic of ‘Climate Law & Finance: Tragedy on the horizon or time for improvement?’. It was a very interesting discussion which featured both promising initiatives in the finance sector and