2013 IUCN Academy of
Environmental Law Annual Colloquium
University of Waikato, Hamilton NZ
24 – 28 June 2013

Profiling Justice Swatanter Kumar

Posted on 10 Jun, 2013

Following on from the announcement of confirmed speakers for Plenary Session 4 Access to Environmental Justice, the Organizing Committee is delighted to profile Justice Swatanter Kumar, Chairperson, National Green Tribunal, India, who will present a paper on "Access to Environmental Justice in India and the Indian Constitution" on Friday 28 June 9.00am-11.00am. Profile Justice Kumar has practised in various High Courts, Tribunals and the Supreme...

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Profiling Justice Susan Glazebrook

Posted on 10 Jun, 2013

Following on from the announcement of the confirmed speakers for Plenary Session 4 Access to Environmental Justice, the Organizing Committee is delighted to profile Justice Susan Glazebrook of the Supreme Court of New Zealand, who will present a paper on "A Human Right to the Environment - Lofty Ideal or Sustainable Necessity?" on Friday 28 June: 9.00am-11.00am. Profile Justice Susan Glazebrook was appointed to the High Court in June 2000, to...

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Profiling Judge Laurie Newhook

Posted on 13 May, 2013

Following on from the announcement of the confirmed speakers for Plenary Session 4 Access to Environmental Justice, the Organizing Committee is delighted to profile Judge Laurie Newhook, Acting Principal Environment Judge, New Zealand Environment Court who will convene this session together with Professor Nicholas Robinson of Pace University, New York, USA. Profile Environment Judge Newhook was appointed to the Environment Court of New Zealand...

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Distinguished Scholar 2013: Reception and Lecture

Posted on 13 May, 2013

The Organizing Committee is pleased to announce that the Distinguished Scholar lecture 2013 will be presented by Mas Achmad Santosa, Deputy Minister/Deputy Head President's Delivery Unit for Development Monitoring & Oversight, Republic of Indonesia, on Wednesday 26 June: 7.00pm-8.00pm. Profile Mas Achmad Santosa is currently Deputy Head of President's Delivery Unit for Development Monitoring and Oversight (UKP4). In the same time he is also Head...

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Profiling Iqbal Kabir

Posted on 13 May, 2013

Following on from the announcement of the confirmed speakers for Plenary Session 3 Vulnerable Communities and Climate Change, the Organizing Committee is delighted to profile Iqbal Kabir, Bangladesh Environmental Lawyers Association (BELA), who will present a paper on “Climate vulnerability: legal issues for Bangladesh” on Thursday 27 June: 9.00am-11.00am. Profile Iqbal Kabir is an Advocate of the Supreme Court of Bangladesh and is a Lawyer...

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Profiling Dr Justin Rose

Posted on 13 May, 2013

Following on from the announcement of the confirmed speakers for Plenary Session 3 Vulnerable Communities and Climate Change, the Organizing Committee is delighted to profile Dr Justin Rose, Environmental Law and Policy Adviser, Government of the Federated States of Micronesia, who will present a paper on “Strengths and Vulnerabilities of Micronesian Communities in Confronting the Challenges of Climate Change” on Thursday 27 June:...

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