Freedom-Kai Phillips

Freedom-Kai Phillips is a CIGI fellow who contributes to research on climate change, clean technology and sustainable development.

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Expertise
International environmental law
Sustainable development

Bio

Freedom-Kai Phillips is a CIGI fellow who contributes to research on climate change, clean technology and sustainable development. In addition to his work at CIGI, he is operations director and a legal research fellow at the Centre for International Sustainable Development Law, a Ph.D. candidate at the University of Cambridge and a member of the International Union for Conservation of Nature’s World Commission on Environmental Law. Previously, Freedom-Kai served as interim executive director of the Centre for Law, Technology and Society at the University of Ottawa’s Faculty of Law and as a legal researcher at the Ramsar Convention Secretariat. Freedom-Kai holds an LL.M. from the University of Ottawa, an LL.B. from the Schulich School of Law at Dalhousie University, an M.A. in diplomacy and international relations from the John C. Whitehead School of Diplomacy and International Relations at Seton Hall University, and an honours B.Sc. from Eastern Michigan University.

From this expert

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The Third International Transatlantic Maritime Emissions Research Network Arctic, Climate Change Event
Effective Control and Deep Seabed Mining: Toward a Definition Oceans Collected Series
Participation of Non-party Stakeholders under the UNFCCC: Options for Future Engagement Climate Change, Sustainable Development CIGI Papers
COP24 Will Put Climate Diplomacy to the Test Climate Change, Diplomacy Opinion
Saving the Planet: Overcoming Challenges of Emissions Monitoring and Climate Engineering Climate Change Video
Saving the Planet: Overcoming Challenges of Emissions Monitoring and Climate Engineering Climate Change Event
Brexit and Environmental Law: The Rocky Road Ahead Brexit CIGI Papers
Legal Working Group on Liability for Environmental Harm from Activities in the Area Climate Change, Oceans, Sustainable Development Conference Reports
Progress on the Governance of Climate Change Regulations in Shipping Climate Change Event
CIGI Traditional Knowledge Expert Group Meeting Indigenous Peoples, Traditional Knowledge Event
COP23 Climate Change Event
Bonn Climate Conference: What Issues Are Key for COP23? Climate Change Opinion
Legal Working Group on Liability for Environmental Harm from Activities in the Area Oceans, Sustainable Development Event
Asian Society of International Law 6th Biennial Conference Climate Change Event