Category Archives: environment

Environmental seminar series begins with talk by Law alumnus Dr Emmnauel Osuteye

A new series of environmental law seminars has begun at Kent Law School with a talk by alumnus Dr Emmanuel Osuteye on disaster risk management in countries in Africa. Dr Osuteye, now working as a Researcher with the Development Planning … Continue reading

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Kent LLM students awarded LW906 module prize

Kent LLM students Isabela Rogowska and Chudamas Panpangapan have been awarded a prize for top performance in the International Environmental Law module. Isabela and Chudamas won £50 book vouchers, sponsored by publishers Cambridge University Press, for obtaining the best overall marks in … Continue reading

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Working as an environmental regulatory analyst for eRevalue

For the first Environmental Law Guest Seminar of the Spring term, Kent Law School was pleased to welcome back alumna Claire Walls for a talk on ‘Working as an environmental regulatory analyst for eRevalue.’ Since obtaining her LLM in International … Continue reading

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Conceptualising Environmental Law and Policy Research in Africa: case studies from the governance of extractives and disaster risk reduction

Dr Emmanuel Osuteye, a Postdoctoral Researcher in the Bartlett Development Planning Unit at University College London, delivered a thought-provoking presentation on conceptualising environmental law and policy research in Africa for the final autumn term seminar in the LLM Envrironmental Law … Continue reading

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Beasts, Vermin, Food and Sovereigns: Thinking about Animal Law

A presentation on animal law at domestic and international levels was delivered to Kent LLM students by Dr Yoriko Otomo as part of the of the 2016/17 series of LLM Environmental Law Guest Seminars. Dr Otomo offered thought-provoking observations on … Continue reading

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Environmental Law in Practice

For the first seminar in the LLM Environmental Law Seminar Series 2016/2017, Kent alumnus Rufus Howard spoke about his journey from gaining an LLM in Environmental Law and Policy at Kent to becoming Director of Sustainable Development at Royal HaskoningDHV and beyond. During … Continue reading

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Kent LLM student awarded LW906 module prize

Kent LLM student Lois Lesot has been awarded the LW906 module prize for attaining the highest overall mark in International Environment Law (Legal Foundations). The LW906 module is designed to examine and assess the core foundational legal principles and regulatory … Continue reading

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Third Environmental Law Seminar: Environmental Law and Legal Practice

The difficulties of adapting environmental laws to real life situations were addressed during the third in a series of Environmental Law Seminars for Kent students this week. Guest speaker Elizabeth Hiester, formerly a Senior Lawyer at ClientEarth, London and Vice … Continue reading

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Second Environmental Law Seminar: Thinking Globally and Acting Locally

Postgraduate law students analysed Canterbury City Council’s response to local environmental issues during the second seminar in Kent Law School’s Environmental Law Seminar Series. Guest speakers Emily Shirley and Geoff Meaden spoke on the topic of ‘Thinking Globally and Acting … Continue reading

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New Environmental Law Seminar Series for Kent LLM students

A new Environmental Law Seminar Series, organised and hosted by postgraduate taught students at Kent Law School, began this month with a presentation on policing environmental protection. The series has been designed specifically for students with an interest in the environmental … Continue reading

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