K.G. Jebsen Centre for the Law of the Sea
The K.G. Jebsen Centre for the Law of the Sea was established 1 September 2013.The Centre is financed by the K. G. Jebsen Foundation and UiT the Arctic University of Norway.
Centre Postdoctor Fellow Margherita Poto organises event at Arctic Frontiers conference in January on “Good Governance and the Arctic”.
Centre academics Tore Henriksen, Elise Johansen, and Margherita Poto will be opening an event being held at UiT on 26 January 2017 (1300-1500) during the Arctic Frontiers conference. The topic of the event is “Good Governance and the Arctic” and a number of academics and experts will discuss a wide range of issues on this theme.
The Centre announces two new vacant positions: a PhD Candidate and a Postdoctoral Fellow. For more information about the two vacant positions click here.
Nigel Bankes, Professor of Law at the University of Calgary and adjunct professor at the K.G. Jebsen Centre for the Law of the Sea, has published a new post for the JCLOS blog entitled: "Compulsory Conciliation under the Law of the Sea Convention: rich pickings in the Decision on Objections to Competence of the Timor-Leste\Australia Conciliation Commission"
Christian Prip, Senior Policy Analyst at the Fridtjof Nansens Institutt, has published a new post for the JCLOS blog entitled: "Towards a new legally binding instrument on the conservation and sustainable use of marine biodiversity of areas beyond national jurisdiction"
Research Fellow and Ph.D. Candidate Eva Romée van der Marel has published a new post for the JCLOS blog entitled: "The due diligence obligations of the flag state with respect to its fishing vessels and the environment"