3 June 2021: CIL Director Dr Nilüfer Oral Was Invited to Speak at the Webinar Titled “United Nations Convention for the Law of the Sea (UNCLOS) as a Living Instrument: Solutions for the 21st Century”

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In celebration of World Environment Day 2021, the IUCN World Commission on Environmental Law (WCEL) hosted a series of webinars on environmental law solutions. The webinars took place from Monday 31 May through Friday 4 June.


WCEL Introduction:

Professor Christina Voigt, University of Oslo, Chair, IUCN-WCEL Climate Change Specialist Group



Professor Cymie Payne, Chair, IUCN-WCEL Oceans, Coasts, and Coral Reefs Specialist Group


Opening Speaker:

Judge Liesbeth Lijnzaad, International Tribunal for the Law of the Sea


Panel Speakers:

Professor Nilufer Oral, National University of Singapore, IUCN-WCEL Steering Committee Member

Mr. Kjell Kristian Egge, International Law Adviser of the Law of the Sea, Norwegian Foreign Ministry

Professor Patrícia Galvão Teles, Autonomous University of Lisbon

Professor Dire Tladi, University of Pretoria

Professor Catherine Redgwell, Co-Director, Sustainable Oceans Programme, University of Oxford