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Saturday, 30 May 2020
IMEL Bids Farewell to the Environmental Law for Non-Law Students

Every year IMEL convenes a course titled Environmental Law for Non-Lawyers, on offer to postgraduate students registered in other Faculties at UCT. The course is convened by Sandy Paterson. Students enrolling in the course typically come from the Faculties of Science, Engineering and the Built Environment, and Humanities.

Publication Date:
Fri, 25 Oct 2019 - 10:15
International Environmental Law Comes to a Close

The final seminar week for the International Environmental Law Course came to a close in early October. In the second seminar week students were introduced to the international legal framework relevant to hazardous substances, activities and waste; biological diversity (both in the terrestrial and marine context); freshwater resources; and finally the Antarctic and Arctic regions.

Publication Date:
Fri, 25 Oct 2019 - 10:15
IMEL Attend the ELA Conference

Amanda Mkhonza, Olivia Rumble and Sandy Paterson all attended and presented papers at the Annual Environmental Law Association’s Conference held near Durban in September. The theme of this year’s conference was “25 Years of Environmental Law under a New Constitution”.

Publication Date:
Fri, 25 Oct 2019 - 10:15
Training African Judges on Environmental Law

IMEL partnered with the Democratic Governance and Rights Unit and the Judicial Institute for Africa to run a week-long course in August for thirty judges selected from 11 countries in Southern Africa on environmental law. 

Publication Date:
Fri, 25 Oct 2019 - 10:00

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