Livestream: Ecocide – Legal Revolution or Symbolism?
Webinar on 23 September 2021 at 16:00 CEST by the Institute for International Law of Peace and Armed Conflict of the Ruhr University Bochum
In June 2021 the first legal definition of the international crime of ‘ecocide’ was proposed by an Independent Expert Panel. Join leading international experts in the discussion about its potential contribution to protect the environment against mass damage and destruction.
- Philippe Sands, UCL London
- Paola Gaeta, Graduate Institute
- Kai Ambos, University of Göttingen
- Jorge Viñuales, Graduate Institute
The webinar will be moderated by Romina Pezzot (IHEID) and Jan-Phillip Graf (IFHV).
Völkerrechtsblog will stream the webinar starting at 16:00 CEST today: