Thu, Oct 01|
Rule of Law & the Limits of the Rights of Nature in Post Conflict Colombia
Join L4E Ph.D. candidate Ivan Vargas in this conversation
Time & Location
Oct 01, 2020, 10:00 AM EDT
About the Event
This second session of the series will cover issues related to climate legislation, environmental Justice, and ecological, systems-based and other-than-human jurisprudence in post-conflict Colombia. Presenters will use comparative examples that would be of great interest in the context of Environmental Peacebuilding in Colombia.
The event will host three legal scholars:
GLORIA AMPARO RODRIGUEZ, Professor of Law at Universidad del Rosario, Bogotá, and adjunct judge of the Constitutional Court of Colombia;
IVAN VARGAS, Lawyer, National University of Colombia, Ph.D. candidate in Natural Resource Sciences at McGill University, Montreal; and
JONAS EBBESSON, Chair of the Compliance Committee of the UNECE Convention on Access to Information, Public Participation in Decision-making and Access to Justice in Environmental Matters (Aarhus Convention).
The webinar will be moder