The Promise Institute for Human Rights at UCLA School of Law

Promise Institute Annual Symposium
Human Rights and the Climate Crisis

UCLA’s Promise Institute for Human Rights, Emmett Institute on Climate Change and the Environment, and Journal of International Law and Foreign Affairs hosted a day-long symposium at the UCLA School of Law on February 28, 2020. Building on the interconnectedness of human rights and the environment, this symposium explored the potential of rights-based legal mechanisms to both halt and seek remedy for environmental harms, with a particular focus on climate change.

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