Conference on Attaining The Sustainable Development Goals
– Environmental Law, Policy & Management
9 – 11 November 2016


About The Conference

2016 is a year of milestones.

This year, the NUS Law School’s Asia-Pacific Centre for Environmental Law (APCEL) celebrates its 20th Anniversary. Two degree programs focusing on the environment – the Master of Science in Environmental Management (MEM) and Bachelor of Environmental Studies (BES) also celebrate their 15th and 5th Anniversaries respectively. To celebrate, APCEL, MEM and BES are coming together from 9-11 November 2016 with a line-up of distinguished speakers who will share their expertise and insights on achieving the UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).

We will focus on the law, policy, science and management of SDG Goal 12: Responsible Consumption and Production; Goal 13: Climate Action – The Role of Courts & Environmental Law; Goal 14: (Life below Water) – Marine Environment; and Goal 15: (Life on Land) – Biodiversity Conservation.

These events will culminate the Fourth Asia Environment Lecture. The speaker will be Dr Andrew Steer, President and CEO of the World Resources Institute.

Conference Details

Dates: 9th – 11th November 2016
Time: 8:30am to 6:00pm
Venue: Shaw Foundation Alumni House Auditorium
National University of Singapore, 11 Kent Ridge Drive, Singapore 119244

The conference qualifies for the following professional credits. Refer to the Registration Page for details.

  • PDU Points by The Professional Engineers Board (PEB)
  • CPD Points by The Singapore Institute of Legal Education (SILE)
  • CPD Points by The Singapore Institute of Architects (SIA)

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