New LRI briefing paper: declarations in connection with the 2015 climate agreement

On Monday 5 October the Co-Chairs of the Ad-hoc Working Group on the Durban Platform for Enhanced Action (ADP) issued a revised note on the content of the 2015 climate agreement (ADP.2015.8.InformalNote). It contains a draft agreement (section A) and a draft COP decision (B). The new ‘Draft Agreement’ comprises 26 articles on 9 pages […]

UNEP Portal developed in partnership with LRI launched this month

The UN Environment Programme (UNEP) launched the Law and Environmental Ontology Portal (LEO) at the 6th Multilateral Environment Agreement Information and Knowledge Management (MEA IKM) Initiative Steering Committee Meeting, held from 15-17 September 2015, in Montreux, Switzerland. The LRI was one of the partner organisations involved in developing …

Ahead of next negotiation session, LRI facilitates workshop in Cameroon

LRI co-facilitated a workshop in Duala, Cameroon, on 3 – 5 August 2015. The session was organized by COMIFAC, the Central African Forest Commission. The session was attended by 20 lawyers from the Foreign Affairs and Environment ministries of the countries from the Congo basin region. Its objective was to unpack the latest version of […]