Past Event

Strategic Climate Change Litigation In Brazil

September 18, 2023
1:00 PM - 6:00 PM
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Jerome Greene Hall (7th Floor), Columbia University, 435 West 116th Street, New York

Event Description

This event aims to foster insightful discussions surrounding Brazil's climate change litigation between 2020 and 2023. Notably, Brazil has surged ahead with more than 50 climate litigation cases, firmly establishing itself as the foremost jurisdiction in the Global South in terms of case numbers. The significance of recent rulings underscores Brazil's emergence as a jurisdiction of notable importance. The event will provide a platform to delve into both the current landscape and future prospects pertaining to socio-environmental and climate litigation. 

Event Information

Free and open to the public; registration required. Please visit the event webpage for additional information and email Kemi Adetayo at [email protected] with any questions. 

Hosted by the Sabin Center for Climate Change Law at Columbia University.