Event type: Panel
Date: Thursday 4 October 2018
Time: 6 - 7.30pm
Venue: Law School Foyer, Level 2, Sydney Law School (F10), Eastern Avenue (next to Fisher library, either University Ave or City Rd Entrance)
Cost: Free and open to all with online registrations required
Register for this event
Please note: while there is some parking available at New Law Building carpark, Shepherd Street carpark, Broadway and some street parking, spaces are limited so we suggest using public transport whenever possible.
Australia's economic interests are inextricably linked with our near neighbours across Southeast Asia. While our region is experiencing a sustained period of economic growth, such growth is increasingly accompanied by a greater awareness of its short- and long-term environmental impacts.
A multidisciplinary panel of experts will examine the role and responsibilities in balancing environmental sustainability and economic growth in Southeast Asia. What part can – and should - Australia play in negotiating the tensions between economic growth and environmental sustainability?
Monday 24 September
Are our ethical codes and standards doing enough to slow down climate change? This panel will consider these and other profound questions facing all professionals in the age of global warming.
Wednesday 17 October
A panel, featuring international expert Eric Holt-Gimenez, explore how social movements across the globe are transforming systems for food and farming sustainability.
Tuesday 30 October
We need to think outside the square to catch up with the rest of the world on climate change law.
Each month we'll send you details about upcoming events, and a selection of podcasts.