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November 25 2021

Bringing the legacy of Olof Palme to build a greener future

Olof Palme, the former Prime Minister of Sweden, underlined the importance of a firm global response...

November 23 2021

Global Systems Accounting Beyond Economics

Key proposals : UNEP should take the lead in developing a new system of global environmental accou...

November 22 2021

COP26 and the Flawed Design of International Law

With respect to climate change, the Earth’s atmosphere should be recognized as a global trust that...

November 02 2021

The 2022 Declaration to Advance the “One Health” Approach

The ongoing COVID-19 pandemic has served as an excellent illustration of how quickly individual Stat...

October 26 2021

Where is 'Earth' 50 years after Stockholm?

There are many gaps in international environmental law, but the largest and most worrisome exists be...

October 14 2021

Three states of mind needed to solve today’s environmental crises

Consciousness, imagination and thoughtfulness. Three states of mind needed to tackle today’s envir...

October 05 2021

Overhauling our Tax Regimes for a Sustainable Future

The 2022 Declaration should promote tax regimes based on an approach that looks to reestablish consu...

July 21 2021

Access to domestic courts to enhance environmental governance

The 2022 declaration should consider the multiplication of lawsuits brought by individuals, mainly r...

July 13 2021

A Common Response to a Common Concern: Integrating Solidarity in Environmental Law

From the systemic perspective of international environmental law, two general principles of environm...

July 07 2021

Principle 10: what can we learn from its regional implementation through the Escazú Agreement?

The Escazú Agreement implements Principle 10 of the Rio Declaration, adapting it to the regional ci...

May 09 2021

A Fifty Year Stocktaking and Achieving Transformative Change through the Rule of Environmental Law

Transformation cannot be achieved without collective action. It is essential for States to take the ...

May 05 2021

Juridical Principles to Sustain Planetary Health

2022 is the year States must find consensus about what norms are needed to attain the UN Sustainable...

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