Category Archives: Sustainable development

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

UNited for Climate Justice meeting, Brussels

Climate justice matters for everyone. In support of António Guterres’ call for enhanced action, the UNited for Climate Justice project continues, from Madrid to Brussels to New York. The Brussels meeting of the diverse steering committee saw productive discussions, as

UNited for Climate Justice meeting, Brussels

Climate justice matters for everyone. In support of António Guterres’ call for enhanced action, the UNited for Climate Justice project continues, from Madrid to Brussels to New York. The Brussels meeting of the diverse steering committee saw productive discussions, as

FEPS Call to Europe, Brussels

It was a pleasure to be part of the Foundation for European Progressive Studies (FEPS) Call to Europe event in Brussels last month. t was a privilege to participate in the session on climate justice, and to celebrate Dr Ernst

FEPS Call to Europe, Brussels

It was a pleasure to be part of the Foundation for European Progressive Studies (FEPS) Call to Europe event in Brussels last month. t was a privilege to participate in the session on climate justice, and to celebrate Dr Ernst

The Ocean Law and Governance International Symposium on “Marine Scientific Research and the Law of the Sea”

It was a great pleasure to participate in the Hangzhou symposium on marine scientific research & the law of the sea .For those interested, my presentation on marine technology transfer in the potential BBNJ agreement drew on my recent paper

The Ocean Law and Governance International Symposium on “Marine Scientific Research and the Law of the Sea”

It was a great pleasure to participate in the Hangzhou symposium on marine scientific research & the law of the sea .For those interested, my presentation on marine technology transfer in the potential BBNJ agreement drew on my recent paper

Publication: Resilience through interlinkage – the Green Climate Fund and climate finance governance

Megan Bowman and I have written an article on the challenges currently facing the Green Climate Fund and opportunities for strengthening its resilience, published in the journal Climate Policy.

Publication: Resilience through interlinkage – the Green Climate Fund and climate finance governance

Megan Bowman and I have written an article on the challenges currently facing the Green Climate Fund and opportunities for strengthening its resilience, published in the journal Climate Policy.

Publication: AJIL Unbound Symposium on Governing High Seas Biodiversity

This week, AJIL Unbound has published a Symposium on Governing High Seas Biodiversity, edited by Professor Cymie R. Payne. The symposium comes as states prepare to negotiate an international legally-binding instrument on the protection of biodiversity in areas of the seas

Publication: AJIL Unbound Symposium on Governing High Seas Biodiversity

This week, AJIL Unbound has published a Symposium on Governing High Seas Biodiversity, edited by Professor Cymie R. Payne. The symposium comes as states prepare to negotiate an international legally-binding instrument on the protection of biodiversity in areas of the seas

IUCN: The Transformation of Environmental Law and Governance: Innovation, Risk and Resilience, Glasgow

It was great to participate last week in the 16thAnnual Colloquium of the International Union for the Conservation of Nature’s (IUCN) Academy of Environmental Law, hosted at the University of Strathclyde in Glasgow, Scotland. The colloquium theme, ‘The Transformation of Environmental

IUCN: The Transformation of Environmental Law and Governance: Innovation, Risk and Resilience, Glasgow

It was great to participate last week in the 16thAnnual Colloquium of the International Union for the Conservation of Nature’s (IUCN) Academy of Environmental Law, hosted at the University of Strathclyde in Glasgow, Scotland. The colloquium theme, ‘The Transformation of Environmental

Article: EU climate diplomacy can make the difference

Vassilis Ntousas and I have written an article for EU Observer, summarising the conclusions from our book EU Climate Diplomacy: Politics, Law, and Negotiations. The article is online here.

Article: EU climate diplomacy can make the difference

Vassilis Ntousas and I have written an article for EU Observer, summarising the conclusions from our book EU Climate Diplomacy: Politics, Law, and Negotiations. The article is online here.