Norwegian Centre for the Law of the Sea

As of 1 September 2019, the Centre has changed its name to the Norwegian Centre for the Law of the Sea. The Centre webpages will be updated accordingly. The K.G. Jebsen Centre for the Law of the Sea was established on 1 September 2013. The Centre was funded by the K. G. Jebsen Foundation and UiT the Arctic University of Norway. The funding period for JCLOS ended 31 August 2019.

News

Secrets of the Oceans: Floating Nuclear Power Plants in the Arctic

We are pleased once again to welcome all to #SecretsoftheOceans with NCLOS - Norwegian Centre for the Law of the Sea, UiT. Join us and learn about the use of floating nuclear power plants in the Arctic in an informal and pleasant setting!This time the title of the event is ‘Challenges associated with the use of Floating Nuclear Power Plants in the Arctic’.

30.09.2019

NCLOS - One of the contributors to the IPCC report on oceans and ice

The Norwegian Centre for the Law of the Sea – One of the contributors to the IPCC report on oceans and ice.The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) has just released a special report on the ocean and the cryosphere (i.e. ice) https://www.ipcc.ch/srocc/home/. The report presents disturbing scenarios, including dramatic sea level rise, quicker and increasing ice melting, changes in species migrations, Ocean acidification and other harmful effects on marine biodiversity and ecosystems.

27.09.2019

Seminar on Fisheries Law

Interested in Fisheries Law! Then, you should attend this seminar! (The seminar will be in Norwegian.)

20.08.2019

Havets hemmeligheter (Secrets of the Ocean)

We are pleased once again to welcome all to SecretsoftheOceans with JCLOS - K.G. Jebsen Centre for the Law of the Sea, UiT. Join us and learn about the oceans in an informal and pleasant setting!

This time the title of the event is Climate Change and Climate Justice.

15.08.2019

JCLOS Final Conference: Balancing stability and flexibility in adapting to future challenges

The KG Jebsen Centre for the Law of the Sea (JCLOS) are pleased to announce the JCLOS Final Conference - (?)CLOS Starting Conference: "Balancing stability and flexibility in adapting to future challenges.The conference will be held in Tromsø, 19 - 20 September 2019.

15.08.2019

Activities

 

Contact information:

Lawofthesea@jus.uit.no

Centre leader: Professor Tore Henriksen: tore.henriksen@uit.no

Assistant leader: Professor Ingvild U. Jakobsen: ingvild.jakobsen@uit.no

Administration: Senior Advisor Christin Skjervold: christin.skjervold@uit.no  


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