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6th EELF annual conference 12-14 September 2018 in Como, Italy - Environmental loss & damage: attribution, liability, compensation and restoration

The conference will be hosted by Insubria University, Como. Please find further information and REGISTER ONLINE HERE. The call for papers is closed, you can view it HERE.

EELF 2017 Conference in Copenhagen THANK YOU!

5th EELF Annual Conference "Sustainable Management of Natural Resources - Legal Instruments and Approaches" - 30/8-1/9/2017, University of Copenhagen 
We wish to thank the organizers and all participants for making this conference such a great experience. The conference was 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) 
Please find further information and all presentations on the conference website


The Effectiveness of Environmental Law

Edited by Sandrine Maljean-Dubois
June 2017  | ISBN 978-1-78068-467-3 | 348 pp.
for more information please click here
Special EELF member price: 
37.50 € / 45 US$ / 36 GB pounds


EU Environmental and Planning Law Aspects 
Large-Scale Projects

Edited by Bernard Vanheusden & Lorenzo Suintani
March 2016 | Intersentia | ISBN 978178068381
This book offers a selection of the contributions
presented at the 2nd EELF Conference in Brussels.
for more information see the publisher's website


Sustainable 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 are published with the Journal for European Enviornmental and Planning Law 2016 (13) issue 3&4

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...