Policy and practice seminars 2014-15
Policy seminars are held on Thursday lunch time, 1-2 pm, SR 7. Lunch will be provided , but you must sign up at doodle. These seminars are primarily for current environmental law students – anyone else who would like to attend, please email firstname.lastname@example.org
13 Nov Halina Ward, Future Programmes Manager, Bond for International Development, Title tbc
27 Nov Ludwig Kramer, Former senior official DG Environment, European Commission, consultant ClientEarth, EU Environmental Law and Policy – Is there a Good Story to Tell?
4 Dec Judge Meredith Wright, Vermont Environment Court 1990-2011, Why do we need Environmental Courts?
15 Jan Jake White, legal adviser, Friends of the Earth, Environmental law under fire
5 Feb Elizabeth Hiester, Senior Lawyer, ClientEarth, Access to environmental information- a Swiss Army knife for public interest environmental lawyers
26 Feb Kim Bouwer, UCL PhD candidate, Unsexy climate change litigation
19 March Simon Burall, Director, Involve (http://www.involve.org.uk/), Soft vs hard accountability and the role of publics
Note other events:
20th Nov UKELA’s annual Garner lecture, from Lord Chris Smith, former Chair of the Environment Agency – booking details not currently available, check the UKELA website
11th Dec UCL Current Legal Problems Lecture, Bettina Lange (University of Oxford) Mapping a new regulatory space: The case of managing water scarcity in the UK, details and (free) registration at Lange