Business and Law

10th Postgraduate Research Symposium on Environmental Law

Research symposium allowing selected postgraduate researchers to present their research on a variety of issues in Environmental and Natural Resources Law, Policy, Governance and Regulation in from of an academic audience.

Topics covered include: - Sustainably Reconciling Nature Conservation and Low-Carbon Energy Infrastructures under the Appropriate Assessment Procedure of the EU Habitats Directive: the Example of the Marine Renewable Energy Sector. - Regulating Costs of Environmental Proceedings under the Aarhus Convention: A Role for Citizens? - Neighbourhood Planning - Does it Increase Understanding of Development Processes and Decisions? - The Revival of the Unenumerated Rights Doctrine: A Right to Environmental Protection and its Implications for Future Climate Change Litigation in Ireland. - Exploring the Rationalist Assumptions that Shape Spaces for Public Participation in Environmental Decision-Making. - Should Renewable Gas be used as a Heat, Electricity or Transport Fuel in Ireland? - Effective Environmental Compliance with Specific Reference to the Extractive Mining Industries. - The Scales of Justice: Fisheries and the Courts - Selected Case Studies. - A New Opportunity for the Harmonization of International Water Law after Entry into Force of the United Nations Watercourses Convention.

Category: Conferences: Business and Law
Time: 1.30 pm - 7.00 pm
Location: School of Law, Room AL1.64
Target Audience: All Welcome
Admission Price: € Free
Contact: Prof Owen McIntyre
021-4902090 / 087-2861055

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