Sixth: Challenges posed by climate change and State responsibility in case of environmental disasters


Developments in Climate Change and Disaster Litigation

Prof. John Minan – Professor of Law – emeritus University of San Diego – USA


Realising the right of access to sufficient water through international and national law

Dr. Nathan Cooper – Associate Professor of Law – PhD International Law – University of  Sheffield/wakaito – New Zealand


Globalisation of Biosafety Law and its Impact on Developing Countries: A Malaysian Perspective

Dr. Norha Abu Hanifah – Associate Professor – Environmental Law – Executive Director for the Centre for Continuing Legal Education (CCLE) – Chairperson for the Centre for Environmental Law – Governance and Policy Advisor for the Environmental Law Court Regulation committee – Universiti Teknologi MARA Malaysia
Dr. Abu Bakar Webb – Researcher and a practicing lawyer and a lecturer in environmental law – The Malaysian Supreme Court – Malaysia


The Role of the International Conventions in Protecting the Marine Environment from ships

Dr. Talal Al-Adwani – Assistant Professor – Commercial Law – Kuwait International Law School – Kuwait


Administrative Judge and Protection of the Environment in Modern Jurisprudence: A Comparative Study in French, Kuwaiti and Lebanese Law

Prof. George Saad – Professor of Public Law And a former dean Kuwait International Law School – Lebanon


‘Environmental Rule of law’: Reading into the First Global Report

Dr. Dina Hadad – Assistant Professor – Public International Law – Kuwait International Law School – Syria



Dr. Ahmad Al Otaibi – Assistant Professor – Kuwait International Law School – Kuwait


Dr. Jasim Al Bishara – Assistant Professor – Kuwait International Law School – Kuwait