March 7, Online: The Right to a Clean and Healthy Environment – Seminar A of the People’s Academy of International Law

The Right to a Clean and Healthy Environment


Seminar A of the Monique and Roland Weyl People’s Academy of International Law

Thursday, March 7

9 am Pacific, 12 pm Eastern, 5 pm UTC

Interpretation available in English, Spanish, French (Arabic, Portuguese upon request)


NOTE: This will be a two and a half-hour course!

Join our Seminar A on Thursday, March 7: The Right to a Clean and Healthy Environment

Faculty for Seminar A:

  • Richard Harvey – Legal Counsel for Campaigns at Greenpeace International
  • Mametlwe Sebei – Lecturer in Department of Jurisprudence at University of South Africa
  • Martha Schmidt – Co-chair of Human Rights Framework Project of the National Lawyers Guild

The program will be moderated by Marjorie Cohn, Dean of the People’s Academy of International Law.

The People’s Academy of International Law, which is sponsored by the International Association of Democratic Lawyers, seeks to help progressive and anti-imperialist lawyers and human rights defenders globally to marshal the tools of international law to support people’s struggles. Watch past sessions at the People’s Academy website.

Register to be taught by recognized experts in international law, from UN Special Rapporteurs to legal academics to people’s lawyers with decades of experience using international law and legal mechanisms to protect human rights. This course has an anti-imperialist, people and earth-centered view of international law, designed to support practitioners and movements. Course materials and education will be in English, French, Spanish and potentially other languages.

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