UNEA3 Nairobi 2017

Centre International de Droit Comparé de l’Environnement
The University of Nairobi School of Law
The 3rd United Nations Environment Assembly

1 December 2017 – School of Law University of Nairobi, Parklands Campus, Parklands Rd, Nairobi
GoogleMap Location HERE

Program HERE and copied below

Morning 9:30 – 12:30

Opening: Michel Prieur, Professor emeritus of environmental law, University of Limoges France, president of the International Center of Comparative Environmental Law (CIDCE)

1) Prof. Patricia Kameri-Mbote, Professor of Law and Former Dean, School of Law, University of Nairobi (Kenya)
“Wildlife Conservation and Development in Kenya: Complementary or Conflicting Agendas”

2) Prof. Pierre-François Mercure Professeur titulaire, Faculté de droit, Université de Sherbrooke (Canada)
“Debt-for-Nature Exchanges and the new Paradigm of Development”

3) Andrew Muma, Lecturer, School of Law, University of Nairobi (Kenya)
“Realizing Sustainable Forest Conservation through Community Participation in Kenya a Study of select Forests”

4) Dr. Julien Prieur (France)
“Biodiversity Protection in Madagascar: customary and regulatory instruments”

5) Dr. Kariuki Muigua, Senior Lecturer, School of Law, University of Nairobi (Kenya)
“’Reconceptualizing The Right to a Clean and healthy Environment in Kenya”

6) Prof. Eric Orts Professor of Legal Studies & Business Ethics, The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania (USA)
“Global Environmental Governance”

7) Gerphas Opondo, Executive Director at Environmental Compliance Institute (ECI)
“Urban Air Quality Management: Why Africa urgently needs effective air pollution laws at national and local levels.”

Afternoon: 2pm-5pm
8) Eleanor Mitch, Doctoral candidate, University of Paris 1, Panthéon- Sorbonne, France
“Access to environmental information on pollution”

9)Prof. Francis Situma, Senior lecturer, School of Law, University of Nairobi
“Renewable Energy, Energy Efficiency, and Climate Change: An Analysis of Kenya’s Legal, Policy and Institutional Frameworks.”

10) Edna Odhiambo, Tutorial Fellow, School of Law, University of Nairobi,
“The Role of Higher Education Institutions in Environmental Sustainability in Kenya”

11) Dr. Nicholas Orago: Lecturer School of Law, University of Nairobi,
“Food systems’ sustainability in Kenya: The role of Law and Policy”

12) Leonida Odongo Coordinator Ibon International Eastern and Southern Africa
“Locating Frontline Communities in the Environmental Protection Agenda: The Case of Kenya”

13) Prof. Nick Oguge, Centre For Advanced Studies in Environmental Law and Policy, University of Nairobi (Kenya)
“Governance and Sustainability in the Urban Context”

14) Dr. Emilie Gaillard, Senior Lecturer, Caen Normandy University (Risks Pool MRSH), Sc Po Rennes (France)
“Law and future generations: paths and prospects”

15) Mr. Tirimba Machogu, Lecturer of University of Nairobi, School of Law
“Political and Socio-economic Regional Constraints on Management of Environment in East African Community”

16) Prof. Michel Prieur, President of the International Center of Comparative Environmental Law
“The international Covenant on the rights of human being to the environment”