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Call For Papers: 17th ASLI Conference - Law and Justice in Asia

The Asian Law Institute (ASLI) at the National Law University, Delhi will host the 17th ASLI Conference in New Delhi on 3 and 4 June 2020. The purpose of the annual conference is to bring together scholars of Asian law from within and outside Asia to interact, share ideas and build collegial networks which may facilitate dialogue and research collaborations. The broad theme of the 2020 conference is Law and Justice in Asia.

Calls for Applications: 7 National Researchers and a Copy Editor for the RWI-funded Thematic Study on the Right to Safe, Clean and Sustainable Environment in ASEAN

This study comprises of eight chapters for which we are recruiting 7 National Researchers from the ASEAN region with substantive knowledge of human rights and the environment/climate change and deep contextual knowledge of one or two ASEAN countries. 

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.

Call for experts: assessment of legal frameworks related to marine plastic pollution

IUCN is seeking legal experts from Kenya, Mozambique, South Africa, Thailand and Vietnam to undertake an assessment of legal and policy frameworks related to addressing plastic pollution affecting the marine environment. 

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.

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.

 
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. 

 
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. 

 
Second Regional Roundtable of Asian Environmental Law Champions - Cebu, Philippines

Participants and trainers from the 1st Roundtable and previous TTT Programs gathered to reinforce the learnings and commitments from the TTT Programs.

 
Beijing, China In-Country Training

30 institutions from across 18 provinces were represented at the fourth in-country TTT program in PRC. Government environment officials stressed the need to build human capital for a green future at a dialogue with environmental law professors. 

 
The architecture of resilience

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

 
Lawyers as Champions for the Environment

In addressing environmental degradation in Asia and the Pacific, nurturing future environmental law teachers is an urgent priority. They are vital to the region’s future because they are responsible for teaching environmental and climate change law to the thousands of law and science students who will eventually work in government, the judiciary, politics, NGOs, and the private sector.