22 / XVIII JEAN MONNET SEMINAR


Advanced Issues of European Law "The EU as a Green Leader"

23 – 26 April 2020   print this page

Course directors:

Tamara Ćapeta, University of Zagreb, Croatia
Iris Goldner Lang, University of Zagreb, Croatia
Adam Lazowski, University of Westminster, United Kingdom
Sigmar Stadlmeier, Johannes Kepler University, Linz, Austria


Course description:

The 18th session of the Jean Monnet Seminar, organised by the Jean Monnet Centre of Excellence, University of Zagreb – Faculty of Law, will focus on the topic “The EU as a Green Leader”. Paper proposals may cover a variety of topics including, but not limited to:

  • the extraterritorial reach of EU environmental law
  • EU’s influence on global standard setting in climate change law, or more broadly environmental law
  • EU’s leadership potential in climate change law, or more broadly environmental law
  • the consistency of EU’s climate change legislation
  • carbon leakage
  • the role of the EU in conclusion and implementation of the Paris Agreement
  • the introduction of border carbon adjustments
  • the development of global standards for aviation and shipping greenhouse gas emissions.
  • The Seminar entails two parts – talks by prominent speakers (academics and senior practitioners) and presentations by PhD candidates and early-career academics.

    APPLICATION

    Organisers welcome researchers interested in presenting a paper dealing with the topic of the Seminar. Candidates are invited to apply by submitting a paper proposal (500 words max) and a CV by 25 February 2020 to jmseminar.dubrovnik@gmail.com.

    Accepted candidates will be invited to submit their papers for publication in the Croatian Yearbook of European Law & Policy (coming out in December 2020, www.cyelp.com).

    GRANTS

    A limited number of grants will be available.

    SEMINAR WEBPAGE

    https://www.pravo.unizg.hr/EJP/jean_monnet_project/dubrovnik_seminar_2020