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EELF 2017 Conference in Copenhagen REGISTRATION OPEN

5th EELF Annual Conference "Sustainable Management of Natural Resources - Legal Instruments and Approaches" - 30/8-1/9/2017, University of Copenhagen
The conference will be organzied as a joint effort of the European Environmental Law Forum (EELF), the Nordic Environmental Law, Governance & Science Network (NELN+), the University of Copenhagen (Faculty of Science) and Aarhus University (Department of Law)
The Call for abstracts is closed
Please find further information on the conference website

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Thank you!

Procedural environmental rights: Principle X of the Rio Declaration in theory and practice,
14-16 September 2016, Wrocław, Poland

We would like to thank all organisers, speakers and participants for making this 4th EELF conference a great success!

The presentations will soon be available in the EELF members' section




EU Environmental and Planning Law Aspects of 
Large-Scale Projects, March 2016

Edited by Bernard Vanheusden & Lorenzo Squintani

This book offers a selection of the contributions 
presented at the2nd EELF Conference in Brussels.

Intersentia ISBN 978178068381
for more information see the publisher's website


tl_files/uploads/Pics/image.jpgSustainable Energy United in Diversity: Challenges and Approaches in Energy Transition in the EU
Edited by L. Squintani and H.H.B. Vedder with M. Reese and B. Vanheusden.
Download the first volume of our open source, peer-reviewed publication series here... 

EELF Workshop| Brussels 2016

EELF Brussels Workshop "Commission meets Academia" on 17 June 2016. The organizers wish to thank all participants for making this workshop such a fruitful experience. The program is still available here. Written contributions will be published with the Journal for European Enviornmental and Planning Law

EELF 2015

Video | 2015 EELF Conference

The 2015 EELF Conference, hosted by Centre d'Edtudes et de Recherches Internationales et Communautaires (CERIC) in Aix-en-Provence, provided a fruitful platform for scholars, practitioners and decision makers to discuss the effectiveness of environmental law.
Watch the Conference video now...


EELF membership is open to all environmental law professionals, scholars and students who credibly prove their serious professional engagement in environmental law; it implies no fees and offers unique networking, communication and participation opportunities.  Read more...