Category Archives: Sustainable development

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. Advertisements

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.

New article: Climate change and national laws across Commonwealth countries

National laws and regulations have a vital role to play in implementing the Paris Agreement on climate change. In a new article in the Commonwealth Law Bulletin, Eloise Scotford, Andrew Macintosh and I examine the role of national legislation in

New article: Climate change and national laws across Commonwealth countries

National laws and regulations have a vital role to play in implementing the Paris Agreement on climate change. In a new article in the Commonwealth Law Bulletin, Eloise Scotford, Andrew Macintosh and I examine the role of national legislation in

Framing a ‘Just Transition’ Mission for climate action with quality jobs

An important strand of climate policy is how to deal with the employment consequences of the transition to low-emissions production and consumption, particularly in countries and regions that have been dependent on fossil fuel extraction or consumption. The quest for

Framing a ‘Just Transition’ Mission for climate action with quality jobs

An important strand of climate policy is how to deal with the employment consequences of the transition to low-emissions production and consumption, particularly in countries and regions that have been dependent on fossil fuel extraction or consumption. The quest for

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