Presentations

Selected Presentations by the Special Rapporteur:

Presentation of Biodiversity and Human Rights; and Country Visit to Madagascar to the Human Rights Council

Human Rights Council Session – Geneva, 8 March 2017

 

Presentation of Climate Change and Human Rights; and Implementation of the Human Rights Obligations Relating to the Environment to the Human Rights Council

Human Rights Council Session – Geneva, 3 March 2016

 

Presentation of Good Practices Report to the Human Rights Council

Human Rights Council Session – Geneva, 9 March 2015

 

Human Rights Obligations to Protect the Environment

UNITAR-Yale Conference on Environmental Governance and Democracy – 5 September 2014

 

Human Rights and the Environment: The Relationship Becomes Clearer

Environmental Law Center at Vermont Law School – 10 July 2014

 

Human Rights Obligations to Protect the Environment

SIDA Workshop on Human Rights and the Environment- Bangkok, 20 May 2014

 

Environmental Human Rights Defenders: The Front Line of Environmental Protection

Chico Vive Conference- American University, Washington, D.C., 5 April 2014

 

Transnational Corporations and Environmental Harm

Side-Event on Human Rights and Transnational Corporations – Geneva, 11 March 2014

 

Presentation of Mapping Report to the Human Rights Council

Human Rights Council Session – Geneva, 11 March 2014

Click here for a video of the Independent Expert’s report to the Council.

 

The Human Rights Basis for the Environmental Pillar

Side-Event at the 6th Session of the Open Working Group on Sustainable Development- December 12, 2013

 

Access Rights as Human Rights

Meeting of Negotiators of Regional Agreement on Access Rights – Lima, 31 October 2013

 

Human Rights and the Environment: Carrying the Conversation Forward

Asia-Europe Seminar on Human Rights and the Environment – Copenhagen, 21 October 2013

 

Presentation of Scoping Report to Human Rights Council

Human Rights Council Session – Geneva, 6 March 2013

Click here for a video of the interactive dialogue at the Session.

 

The Role of Human Rights in the Follow-up to Rio+20

UNEP Ministerial Plenary – Nairobi, 18 February 2013