environment

Bolster Legal Boundaries to stay within Planetary Boundaries

  Guillaume Chapron, Yaffa Epstein, Arie Trouwborst & José Vicente López-Bao   Environmental laws are binding and enforceable tools that constrain human impacts on the environment, but how effective are they at keeping humanity away from critical planetary boundaries? Environmental laws are intended to prevent environmental degradation, protect and enhance environmental quality, or promote sustainable… Read more »

Environmental After Brexit – Building an Agenda for UK Environmental Law and Business

The Environment after Brexit Conference at Bournemouth University, 11 April 2017, aims to address the important challenges and opportunities in leaving the EU. Leaving the EU presents both risks and opportunities for Environmental Law and Business in the UK. Before last year’s referendum, the British environmental profession was overwhelmingly in support of remaining in the… Read more »