Featured CIEL Research & Publications By Category

Since 1989, the Center for International Environmental Law (CIEL) has worked to strengthen and use international law and institutions to protect the environment, promote human health, and ensure a just and sustainable society.

An important aspect of our work and accomplishments are reflected in our research and publications. Here are a few featured research and publications:


2011 Annual Report Cover2013 CIEL Annual Report

In the past year we have seen the kind of change that we always believed possible. From progress on addressing climate
change to reducing exposure to hazardous chemicals, 2013 was full of small, but crucial, breakthrough moments that
prove our strategy and our advocacy is working.

 







Chemicals Program Featured Publication

Stronger laws for hazardous chemicals spur innovation

 

 

 


Climate Change Program Featured Publication

Featured CIEL Climate Change Publication - Climate Change & Human Rights: A PrimerClimate Change & Human Rights: A Primer

Summary of how climate change impacts and response measures are affecting the full and effective enjoyment of human rights; includes a summary of relevant activities and decisions taken at the Human Rights Council, UNFCCC and other policy processes. (CIEL Staff: Orellana & Johl) (May 2011)

 


Human Rights & Environment Program Featured Publication

Featured CIEL Climate Change Publication - Climate Change & Human Rights: A PrimerClimate Change & Human Rights: A Primer

Summary of how climate change impacts and response measures are affecting the full and effective enjoyment of human rights; includes a summary of relevant activities and decisions taken at the Human Rights Council, UNFCCC and other policy processes. (CIEL Staff: Orellana & Johl) (May 2011)

 


International Financial Institutions Program Featured Publication

Fossilized Thinking, CIEL Publication Fossilized Thinking: The World Bank, Eskom, and the Real Cost of Coal

Analysis of the World Bank Eskom loan to fund a large energy project in South Africa and how the World Bank’s Energy Strategy Review and approach to analyzing coal projects does not factor all costs associated with coal-based power projects. (Amerasinghe & Porter) (March 2011)




Law & Communities Featured Publication
Featured CIEL Publication

2009 Annual Report Cover2012 CIEL Annual Report

Learn more about a year of extraordinary achievement, changes in leadership,and new directions.

 

 


Trade & Sustainable Development Program Featured Publication

Is World Trade Law a Barrier to Saving Our Climate?

Legal analysis on World trade rules and relationship with national implementation of climate change measures. Demonstrates the World Trade Organization rules and agreements can be interpreted to allow flexibility for stonger national climate change measures – particularly if rules are adopted pursuant to a global climate treaty. (CIEL/FOE) (September 2009)



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