1st World Environmental Law Congress
27-29 April, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
The Congress theme is Environmental Rule of Law, Justice and Planetary Sustainability.
The World Environmental Law Congress will provide a global forum to advance the role of law in developing and implementing solutions that will ensure ecological sustainability.
For full details see the flyer here
International Day for Biological Diversity 2016
Mainstreaming Biodiversity; Sustaining People and their Livelihoods
22 May 2016
Informal brainstorming meeting with Members of the International Law Commission (ILC) and other eminent experts
2-3 May 2016, Geneva, Switzerland
- to consider the future shape of international law to address pollution of global significance affecting the Earth's ecosystems
Second Meeting of the UN Environmental Assembly
23-27 May 2016, Nairobi, Kenya
The UN Environment Assembly (UNEA) of the UN Environment Programme (UNEP) represents the highest level of governance of international environmental affairs in the UN system.
Global Symposium on Environmental Rights in the Context of Sustainable Development
25 May 2016 (tbc)
21 Brazilian Congress on Environmental Law and Congress of Spanish and Portuguese speaking countries of the Institute Law for a Green Planet
4-8 June 2016, Sao Paulo, Brazil
CBD - UNEP - Cartagena Convention Workshop on management of invasive alien species for Caribbean SIDS
14-16 June 2016
Conference on Space Technologies and Applications for Wildlife Management and Protecting Biodiversity
27-30 June 2016, Nairobi,Kenya
Central Asia training on Enforcement of Environmental Law In addition part of the meeting will be dedicated to InforMEA and the E-learning platform
Almaty,Kazakhstan (Venue and Date TBC)