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  • 2014 Annual Colloquium at Rovira i Virgili University, Tarragona, Spain

    The 12th Annual Colloquium of the IUCN Academy of Environmental Law will be hosted by Rovira i Virgili University in Tarragona, Spain, from 30 June to 5 July 2014. Online submission of abstracts, registration for the Colloquium and booking of hotel accommodation are now open :
    The Tarragona Colloquium Organizers will update this website whenever more information becomes available.

    Call for Abstracts is now closed

  • The University of Ottawa Faculty of Law Scholarship in Environment and Sustainability 2014

    The Scholarship was established as part of a generous donation of a friend (the Donor) of the University of Ottawa to assist the University’s commitment to supporting the goals of the IUCN Academy of Environmental Law. The Academy is an international network of over 180 law faculties and environmental law research centers with the common aim to actively engage in teaching and research in environmental law, whether at the local, national, regional or international level. The Secretariat of the Academy is located at the Faculty of Law of the University of Ottawa.

    Number of annual awards


    Value of award

    CAD $15,000

    Level of scholarship - Master’s or Doctoral students

    The Scholarship will be available for one year to a master’s student or for two one-year periods for a doctoral student pursuing graduate studies at the University of Ottawa (not restricted to Law). The Scholarship will be awarded in accordance with the Donor’s non-exclusive preference that the Scholarship be used to support students from developing countries and from member institutions of the IUCN Academy of Environmental Law (for a list of member institutions, please consult the Academy’s website:

    Eligibility criteria

    The applicant must demonstrate academic excellence and propose a suitable area of study that is generally consistent with the aims and objectives of the IUCN Academy of Environmental Law.