Environmental Law

Environmental law

Environmental Law

Adjunct Professor
Professor
Research interests:
Legal Structures for Environmental and Climate Risk and Impact Management, History of Environmental Law, Climate Change and Natural Disasters, Environmental Law
PhD Candidate
Research interests:
Environmental Law
PhD Candidate
Research interests:
Environmental Policy Design and Implementation, Environmental Law, Forced Migration and Movement of Peoples
Associate Professor
Research interests:
General Criminal Law, International Humanitarian Law, International Law and Development, Climate Change and Natural Disasters
PhD Candidate
Research interests:
Environmental Policy Design and Implementation
PhD Candidate
PhD Candidate
Research interests:
International Environmental Law, Law of the Sea, Antarctic, Deep Seabed Mining
Professor
Research interests:
Legal Structures for Environmental and Climate Risk and Impact Management, Environmental Policy Design and Implementation, Environmental Law, Indigenous Rights and Environmental Law and Governance, Climate change, Natural disasters
Lecturer
Research interests:
Legal Structures for Environmental and Climate Risk and Impact Management, Facilitation of Energy and Technological Change through the Law, Environmental Law, Climate Change and Natural Disasters, energy law, electricity law, Competition Law, Climate change
Honorary Professor
Research interests:
Climate change
PhD Candidate
Research interests:
Renewable Energy Technology

Latest news

14
Sep
2017
Rooftop Solar Panels
Students in the Environmental Law Clinical Program have returned from Sydney where they visited two community solar energy projects; the Environmental Defenders Office NSW; and met with justices of the Land and Environment Court.
14
Jul
2017
Graduation July 2017 Student holds ANU Frame
Alumnus Martijn Wilder AM spoke to ANU law graduates about his journey since graduating from ANU Law in 1992, the same year that the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change was adopted.
26
Jun
2017
Finnish icebreaker Nordica
After serving as a rapporteur at the annual Antarctic Treaty Consultative Meeting in Beijing, Scott Joblin is about to join an Arctic icebreaker expedition undertaking the North West Passage to Greenland.
21
Apr
2017
Ellen Chapple
ANU Law graduate Ellen Chapple (BA ’11, LLB (Hons) ’11, GDLP ’14) has received the prestigious and valuable R.G. Menzies Scholarship to undertake post-graduate studies at Harvard University in Cambridge Massachusetts.
10
Feb
2017
Image courtesy of Flickr user Geoff Whalan.
The Timor Sea conciliation between Australia and Timor-Leste has already been the subject of some significant developments in 2017. Following a contentious period last year when Australia actively contested the competency of the Conciliation Commission, recent indications are that the conciliation process is going well and may result in a permanent maritime boundary being concluded.

In the Media

05
Jun
2017

Australia will forge ahead with Paris climate agreement

Andrew Macintosh speaks to SBS News

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30
May
2017

Salmon farming damage to Macquarie Harbour subject to federal environment probe

Andrew Macintosh speaks to ABC News

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15
Mar
2017

New concerns over Tasmania's salmon farming industry

Andrew Macintosh speaks to 7:30 on ABC TV

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31
Jan
2017

Wildland Fire Safety Summit, Barcelona

Michael Eburn speaks to The Wildland Fire Safety Summit

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18
Nov
2016

Sea Shepherd are launching the 'Ocean Warrior' - Japanese whaling

Donald Rothwell interviewed by 'The Project'

07
Jul
2014

Why whaling will remain a thorny issue for Australia–Japan relations

Donald Rothwell writes in The East Asia Forum

10
Jun
2014

Japan's PM says he wants to resume whaling

Donald Rothwell interviewed by ABC Radio

Upcoming events

20
Nov
2017

Constitutional Protection for Political Protests: Brown v Tasmania

Bob Brown and Amelia Simpson
5.30PM to 7.00PM
  • Bob Brown, The Bob Brown Foundation
  • A/Prof Amelia Simpson, ANU College of Law

The Centre for International and Public Law and The Australia Institute are pleased to host a discussion of the High Court’s decision in Brown v Tasmania [2017] HCA 43. 

Past events

No past events found.

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