Perspectives on Liability Rules and Procedures for Harm Arising from Activities in the Area

Monday, July 15, 2019 6:10 PM - 7:10 PM
Kingston, Jamaica
Private Event: Panel Discussion
Jul 15

Participation in this event is by invitation only

The Commonwealth Secretariat and The Centre for International Governance Innovation warmly are pleased to host a side event at Part 2 of the International Seabed Authority’s 25th Session, in Kingston, Jamaica.

Following from the Legal Working Group on Liability for Environmental Harm from Activities in the Area, which completed its series of papers on Liability Issues for Deep Seabed Mining, this side event will have multiple speakers highlight the perspectives on key features that liability rules and procedures may need to address.

Event Speakers

Neil Craik is a CIGI senior fellow. He is an associate professor at the University of Waterloo where he teaches and researches in the fields of international and Canadian environmental law.