Articles with tag #environmental-law
news 4:59 PM Apr 2014
APS security personnel bag 1st and 2nd in ELSA Amazing Race
LAST FEBRUARY 23, 2014, the Environmental Law Society of the Ateneo (ELSA) held its third annual Amazing Race. This year, six teams of three competed in a race around the Metro to raise awareness...
news 4:44 PM Apr 2014
Renowned int’l lawyers present developing trends in Envi Law
THE “TRENDS in International and Comparative Environmental Law” forum, sponsored by the Ateneo Human Rights Center, was held in the Bernas Seminar Room, Ateneo Professional Schools (APS) last March 4, 2014. The event presented...
news 4:31 PM Apr 2014
Young Filipinos file petition in SC to divide the roads in half
ON FEBRUARY 17 at around 7:30 a.m., a group of young Filipinos, fed up with traffic congestion, the high cost of transportation, and noise and air pollution, marched from Luneta Park to the Supreme...
news 4:27 PM Apr 2014
Ateneo ties with UP in Stetson envi moot regional championship
IT WAS a close fight—or at least, it was for the judges. On December 21, 2013, a team from the Ateneo Law School—comprised of Kristine Borja (1E), Cecille Danica Gotamco (2C), Samantha Monzon (2C),...
news 4:24 PM Apr 2014
How to solve climate change? By int’l management, says Stanford prof
IN 2007, six climate change activists scaled the smokestack of a coal-fired power station in the United Kingdom and painted over its walls. A suit for criminal trespass was filed against them. Their defense?...
legal 3:23 PM Apr 2014
Weathering Storms: State Ventures into Climate Change Action
Our world today is not the same world our ancestors lived in a few decades ago. As human society develops—and it has undergone vast changes in this respect—so does the natural world around it....