The ninth newsletter on the work of the Independent Expert is now available. This newsletter alerts readers of an upcoming deadline (15 October 2014) for governments, academics, and civil society to comment on the draft Guide to the UNEP Bali Guidelines on Rio Principle 10.
It also provides a recap of the third UNITAR/Yale Conference on Environmental Governance and Democracy that was held 5-7 September. Additionally, this newsletter includes information about the ASEAN Intergovernmental Commission on Human Rights Workshop on Human Rights, Environment and Climate Change in Yangon, Myanmar from 13-15 September. Lastly, the newsletter updates readers on the current work of the Independent Expert, compiling a report of best practices. The newsletter is available here.