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Becoming a Centre and other news

Posted on 13 May 2021 by Hannah Hughes

As some of you may have noticed, we have recently started calling ourselves by another name. In recognition of our contribution to the research environment of the School of Law and Politics, the Environmental Justice Research Unit (EJRU) has become the Centre for Environmental Justice (CEJ). This upgrading to Centre status acknowledges how central environmental
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Events, News

New Thought-In-Progress Series

Posted on 20 April 2021 by Hannah Hughes

The Centre for Environmental Justice (CEJ) has launched a new Thought-in-Progress (TIP) series to create a forum to present and test new ideas in environmental law and politics that may not yet be fully developed into a paper. The first TIP presenter will be our very own Dr Richard Caddell presenting his thoughts on the
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Professor Anna Grear on the 10 year anniversary of JHRE

Posted on 30 March 2021 by Hannah Hughes

This year marks 10 years since Professor Anna Grear launched the Journal of Human Rights and the Environment (JHRE). I wanted to use this important anniversary to ask Anna a few questions about what motivates her research, and to find out why she found it necessary to create a new dedicated platform to explore the
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Book launch: A virtual conversation with Daniel Newman on his contribution to advancing sustainable economic systems

Posted on 9 February 2021 by Hannah Hughes

In these virtual days I have begun to feel this strange sense of disconnection from colleagues and students, so I really appreciate the opportunity to hear about and share colleague’s research and recent achievements. This month Dr Daniel Newman, a senior lecturer in the School of Law and Politics, is launching a new co-authored book
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