World Commission on Environmental Law

Specialist Groups

WCEL Specialist Groups lead thematic engagement of the Commission by assembling and providing specialized knowledge and assistance across all aspects of environmental law and related fields.
Shoal of fish of the carangidae family off Rangiroa atoll

Specialist Groups
2017-2020

Chair

Deputy Chair

ECG Deputy Chair

Armed Conflict and the Environment

Michael Bothe (Co-Chair)

Carl Bruch (Co-Chair)

TBD

Climate Change

Christina Voigt

TBD

TBD

Compliance and Enforcement

Jean-Philippe Rivaud

TBD

TBD

Early Career Group

Michelle Lim 
(Co-Chair)

Nicholas Bryner
(Co-Chair)

TBD

Environmental Rule of Law and
the SDGs

TBD

TBD

TBD

Ethics

Klaus Bosselmann

TBD

TBD

Financial Institutions and
Environmental Law

Charles di Leva

TBD

TBD

Forests

Raul Telles do Valle

TBD

TBD

Oceans, Coasts and Coral Reefs

Cymie Payne

TBD

TBD

Soil, Desertification and Sustainable Agriculture

Ian Hannam

Irene Heuser

TBD

Water and Wetlands

Owen McIntyre

TBD

TBD

Joint Specialist Groups

 

 

 

Indigenous Peoples and
Environmental Law (WCEL/CEESP)

Kanyinke Sena

TBD

TBD

Law and the IUCN Red Lists (WCEL/SSC/CEM)       

TBD

TBD

TBD

Protected Areas and Law 
(WCEL/WCPA)                 

TBD

TBD

TBD

Task Forces

 

 

 

Access and Benefit-Sharing Task Force

 TBD

 TBD

 TBD

Polar Task Force

 Timo Koivurova

Karen Scott

 TBD

 


 

 

Specialist Group Meetings

17-18 November 2009
American University, Washington DC
Minutes

29-30 June 2007
Istanbul, Turkey
Minutes

1-2 June 2006
Foz do Iguaçu, Brazil
Minutes

 

 

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