IUCN Academy of Environmental Law Colloquium 2019

5 - 9 August 2019

Call for Abstract

IUCN Academy of Environmental Law Colloquium 2019 (Colloquium 2019)
5th - 9th August 2019, Faculty of Law Universiti Teknologi MARA, Shah Alam, Selangor, Malaysia

Website: http://www.law.uitm.edu.my/colloquium2019/
Registration & Submission: https://submit.confbay.com/conf/colloquium2019

Achieving the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs): Law as Part of the Solution is a theme designed to enable both established and emerging scholars in environmental law to contribute, and which meets their common and different needs. This program will certainly stimulate and enables creative interaction among diverse scholars. Thus, this Annual Distinguished Scholar Oration will be prestigious, informative, and interesting for the diverse scholars who make up the Academy.

Areas Related to the Theme –

The 17th International Union for Conservation of Nature, Academy of Environmental Law (UCNAEL) Colloquium will look at the work, planning and research done in achieving the United Nations (UN) 17 Goals (SDGs) with Law as part of the solution.

  • GOAL 1: No Poverty
  • GOAL 2: Zero Hunger
  • GOAL 3: Good Health and Well-being
  • GOAL 4: Quality Education
  • GOAL 5: Gender Equality
  • GOAL 6: Clean Water and Sanitation
  • GOAL 7: Affordable and Clean Energy
  • GOAL 8: Decent Work and Economic Growth
  • GOAL 9: Industry, Innovation and Infrastructure
  • GOAL 10: Reduced Inequality
  • GOAL 11: Sustainable Cities and Communities
  • GOAL 12: Responsible Consumption and Production
  • GOAL 13: Climate Action
  • GOAL 14: Life Below Water
  • GOAL 15: Life on Land
  • GOAL 16: Peace and Justice Strong Institutions
  • GOAL 17: Partnerships to achieve the Goal

These goals are interconnected i.e. the key to success on each goal will also include looking at issues commonly associated with the other. Thus, the key areas of concerned are grouped together for easier referencing. For the purpose of this 17th colloquium the areas of environmental law and issues are as below:

  1. Environmental Justice
  2. Clean Water Infrastructure
  3. Climate Change Energy Nexus
  4. Deforestation
  5. Food Production and Security
  6. Sustainable Waste Management
  7. Crisis Response

Important Dates (GMT +8:00)

  1. Abstract Deadline: 1 March 2019
  2. Early Bird Deadline: 1 March 2019

Contact Us

The 17 th IUCN Academy of Environmental Law Colloquium 2019 Secretariat
Faculty of Law
Universiti Teknologi MARA, 40450 Shah Alam, Selangor, Malaysia
Email: iucncolloquium2019 [at] gmail.com