Tag Archives: Environmental Law

Video from Arctic Symposium

NYU Law has posted video of our Oct. 22 symposium on “International Law and Environmental Protection in a Melting Arctic.”  Below is the keynote address, given by Peter Taksoe-Jensen, Danish Ambassador to the United States.  The Ambassador’s speech begins at … Continue reading

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Center for Human Rights Reports on Foreign Land Deals

JILP staff Lauren DeMartini and Sylwia Wewiora have contributed to a recent report by the Center for Human Rights and Global Justice on Foreign Land Deals and Human Rights.  The report was developed in support of the mandate of the … Continue reading

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Book Review: Re-Envisioning Sovereignty: The End of Westphalia?

In this edition of our ongoing series of book reviews, Paul Mignano presents a critical but ultimately favorable take on Re-Envisioning Sovereignty: The End of Westphalia?, a collection of interdisciplinary essays discussing the concept of sovereignty. By Paul Mignano For a … Continue reading

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Danish Ambassador to Give Keynote at JILP Symposium

On Oct. 22, Peter Taksoe-Jensen, Danish Ambassador to the United States (right), will deliver a keynote address at a JILP symposium on the promises and challenges of a melting arctic.  Until recently, Mr. Taksoe-Jensen was the UN assistant secretary-general for … Continue reading

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Announcing Fall 2010 Symposium: Arctic Governance

The NYU Journal of International Law and Politics is pleased to announce its upcoming symposium on the topic of arctic governance.  The date is set for October 22, 2010.  More information can be found at the Symposium page, above. The … Continue reading

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