The Impact of Armed Conflict on the Environment and Natural Resources: A Sustainable Development Goal (SDG) 16 Perspective


17 March 2017 | Bristol, United Kingdom

University of West of England Environmental Law Unit


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With the objective of SDG16 in mind, the aim of the proposed seminar is to explore the implementation of SDG16 and the challenges to such implementation, in particular exploring key issues such as human rights, and sustainable investment, from the perspective of natural resource management or environmental protection relevant to armed conflict. 

This interactive seminar, organised by the University of West of England (UWE) Environmental Law Unit and partially funded by the Society of Legal Scholars (SLS) and UWE Centre for Applied Legal Research,  will take place from 10.45am-4.30pm.

Speakers include:

Professor Karen Hulme, University of Essex

Doug Weir, Toxic Remnants of War Project, Manchester

Dr. Sascha-Dominik Bachmann, University of Bournemouth

Professor Jona Razzaque, UWE, Bristol 


For more information, contact Dr. Onita Das:


Organizer: UWE Environmental Law Unit


When: 10:45 AM-4:30 PM (GMT)




Frenchay Campus

307 Coldharbour Lane

Bristol, United Kingdom

BS16 1QY


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