Environmental Law Program Colloquium Series: Threatened Island States

Thursday, September 1, 2011 (All day)

Threatened Island States: The Impact of Sea Level Rise on Maritime Entitlements & State Continuity
Jenny Grote Stoutenburg, International Environmental Law Scholar
Thursday, September 1, 2011
Classroom 1, 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Light refreshments will be provided beginning at 11:45 am.

Jenny Grote Stoutenburg is a Ph.D. candidate at the University of Hamburg, Germany, and a former Visiting Scholar at the University of California Berkeley Law. She holds law degrees from the University of Cologne, Germany, and the Université Paris I (Panthéon-Sorbonne), France. She has worked at the Max Planck Institute for International Law, the Federal Foreign Office of Germany, and the German Institute for Human Rights. Her publications include articles relating to small island states, international environmental law, ocean law, and environmentally
induced migration.

Jenny Grote Stoutenburg will present her research on the effects of sea level rise on the maritime zones and sovereign existence of low-lying small island states.

Please join us or tune into our Livestream Channel (http://www.livestream.com/uhrichardsonelp)

Environmental Law Program Faculty and Research Associates:
Interim ELP Director David Forman
Chris Odoca, Brent Kakesako, Onaona Thoene, & Teri Wright