LAWASIA Environmental Law Conference
DATE: 3 -4 April 2020, Fiji
VENUE: Sofitel Fiji Resort & Spa
THEME: “The tide is high; the time is nigh” – climate change and the Pacific
ABOUT THE CONFERENCE:
LAWASIA in association with the South Pacific Lawyers’ Association (SPLA) and the Fiji Law Society is pleased to invite the participation of members and legal professionals at the LAWASIA Environmental Law Conference in the Pacific 2020, to be held in Fiji from Friday 3 to Saturday 4 April 2020.
This 2-day conference will offer a topical and intensive legal briefing and discussion forum on key issues relevant to climate change, its impact on the Pacific and the role of lawyers in addressing those issues.
A line-up of local and international speakers will share information and expertise on a range of subjects relevant to the impact of climate change in the Pacific, including:
- Promoting action of climate change
- Consequences of climate change
- Adaptation to climate change
- The role of the judiciary
- Ocean governance, protecting the Pacific Ocean
- Protecting and managing marine resources
- International and national climate initiatives
- Sustainable, resilient and inclusive development
LAWASIA events are renowned for a collegial atmosphere, networking opportunities and the exchange of knowledge in a regional context that sees regular delegates return year after year.
LAWASIA in association with the South Pacific Lawyers’ Association and the Fiji Law Society is pleased to welcome all to an exciting and informative event in Fiji.
Please visit the conference website to register and for more information on travel, accommodation and the conference program.
When: 03 April 2020 - 04 April 2020
Time: All Day
Where: Sofitel Resort & Spa