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Centre for Freedom of Information Practitioner’s Conference

The next CFOI Practitioner’s conference is taking place on Wednesday 18th May in LT2 of the Dalhousie Building.

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Prof. Reid Speaks at Conference in Sweden on "Environmental Rights in Europe and Beyond"

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In late April Prof. Colin Reid was one of the speakers at a conference in Sweden on "Environmental Rights in Europe and Beyond".  Almost 100 people attended the event in Lund, organised by the Swedish Network for European Legal Studies, with contributors and participants from Europe, the USA and Australia. Prof. Reid's paper noted that environmental interests tend to lose out when in conflict with more firmly establi...

Earth Day blog for Oxford University Press

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In response to an invitation to mark Earth Day (22 April), Prof. Colin Reid has provided a blog for the Oxford University Press website: http://blog.oup.com/2016/04/conservation-biodiversity-environmental-law/.   The blog, headlined “The conservation of biodiversity: thinking afresh”, considers how a recasting of existing nature conservation laws might be required to cope with the increasingly dynamic phy...