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16 - 18 Dec 2018
ASEAN Animal Law Conference

The inaugural ASEAN Animal Law Conference will commence the discussions about the ethical treatment of animals in ASEAN member countries. The Conference will examine the ethics, law and policy on animals in ASEAN, and also look to international comparisons to develop laws and regulations on best practices for animal welfare.

 
13 - 16 Nov 2018
The 1st International Conference on Law, Environment and Society (ICLES 2018) Nature and the Law

The 1st International Conference on Law, Environment and Society (ICLES 2018) will be held at the Faculty of Law, Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia, Bangi, Selangor, Malaysia, from 13 to 16 November 2018. This conference offers a unique opportunity to researchers, academicians and students to present and share their research work through an online platform.

 
29 - 31 Oct 2018
Train-the-Trainers Regional Roundtable and Judicial Conference on Environment & Climate Change

This year, our TTT country focal points have been selected to attend the Asia-Pacific Judicial Conference on Environment and Climate Change Adjudication that will merge annual roundtables of Southeast and South Asian judiciaries and include judiciaries from the Pacific.  After which we will hold our own half-day TTT roundtable.

 
28 May - 1 Jun 2018
Colombo, Sri Lanka In-Country Training

Law professors representing institutions from Sri Lanka and India were trained at the 8th In-Country TTT workshop.

 
12 - 16 Mar 2018
Yangon, Myanmar In-Country Training

Law professors representing institutions from Myanmar were trained at the 7th In-Country TTT workshop.

 
25 Jan 2018
Country Focal Points Roundtable

Country focal points gather to discuss the requirements and next steps for the State of Environmental Law Report and the next phase of the Developing Environment Law Champions Project.

 
27 Nov - 1 Dec 2017
Siem Reap, Cambodia and Lao PDR In-Country Training

Law professors representing institutions from Cambodia and Lao PDR were trained at the 6th In-Country TTT workshop.

 
28 - 29 Sep 2017
1st International Conference for Environmental Researchers and Teachers (ICERT2017)

The Centre for Environmental Law, Governance and Policy (CELGoP) under the Faculty of Law, Universiti Teknologi MARA (UiTM), cordially invites you to the 1st International Conference for Environmental Researchers and Teachers (ICERT2017). This event will be held in the Faculty of Law, UiTM, Shah Alam, Selangor, MALAYSIA.

 
19 - 23 Jun 2017
Chiang Mai, Thailand In-Country Training

Law professors representing 18 institutions from 10 different provinces across Thailand were trained at the 5th In Country TTT workshop. 

 
31 May - 3 Jun 2017
15th Annual Colloquium of the IUCN Academy of Environmental Law

The University of Cebu hosted the 15th Annual Colloquium of the IUCN Academy of Environmental Law, a global gathering of legal scholars, environmental experts, and policy makers to address the most urgent issues related to environmental law, policy and governance. 

 
Putting waste to work for green and resilient cities

Urban waste can be an asset. Not making the most of it is a missed opportunity for Asian cities.

Blue finance: The Philippines declares war on waste

In April Philippine president Rodrigo Duterte took a characteristically drastic step. He closed Boracay. It is an indication of the environmental threat from marine pollution. Can the private sector help clean up the seas?

Legal Readiness to Attract Climate Finance: Towards a Low-Carbon Asia and the Pacific

This article highlights some of these legal barriers and showcases examples from the Lao People’s Democratic Republic and the Republic of Fiji where the countries have embarked on legal modernisation.

The architecture of resilience

A proper balance of grey and green infrastructure is crucial to make Asia’s cities more resilient.

"Study at Wuhan University Scholarship" for Doctoral Program (Year 2017) at the Research Institute of Environmental Law

Wuhan University is ranked among the top ten universities in China. Its Research Institute of Environmental Law is the foremost environmental law research institute in the country. The university’s high educational quality and beautiful campus on East Lake attract more than 2,000 international students a year to study in the university’s various disciplines.

Jawaharlal Nehru Institute of Advanced Study (JNIAS) - Invitation for Researchers

Jawaharlal Nehru Institute of Advanced Study (JNIAS) invites researchers from all over the world to share their research in natural sciences, social sciences and humanities as a JNIAS fellows. They are invited for minimum two months and maximum one year as they are provided free of cost hosting facilities at JNIAS. Foreign researchers must submit a project on which they intend to visit JNU, along with an application and timeline of their study. The selection for the fellows is done by a professional committee appointed by the University.

Postdoctoral fellows (3-5) with orientation toward environmental research in human science (humanities, law, social science)

This call is part of Stockholm University’s strategic inter-disciplinary initiative in environmental research in human science, which comprises environmental humanities, law and social science. In a broad sense, this research aims to understand and explain the relationship between human beings, society, environment and nature from a range of theoretical, empirical and methodological traditions and perspectives.

Policy, Law and Capacity Development to Address Illegal Wildlife Trade

Interested in helping shape and reform law and policy to address Illegal Wildlife Trade (IWT) in the Philippines? ADB is seeking international and local firms/groups to work on amendments to the Wildlife Act, and support implementation of the Wildlife Law Enforcement Action Plan (WildLEAP) lead by the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR). The deadline for expressions of Interest is 13 July 2018.

15 Postdoctorate Positions on Utrecht University’s Strategic Theme Pathways to Sustainability

Pathways to Sustainability is a new programme aimed to stimulate innovative research into sustainability issues at Utrecht University. Pathways to Sustainability adopts “rigor meets relevance” as its guiding principle – aiming at promoting interdisciplinary research and transdisciplinary collaboration with stakeholders. Our aim is to reposition the University in its endeavour to facilitate the transition towards a sustainable society.

Green Talents 2018

The German Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF) hosts the prestigious ”Green Talents – International Forum for High Potentials in Sustainable Development” to promote the international exchange of innovative green ideas.