K.G. Jebsen Centre for the Law of the Sea

The K.G. Jebsen Centre for the Law of the Sea was established on 1 September 2013.The Centre is financed by the K. G. Jebsen Foundation and UiT the Arctic University of Norway.


New post on the JCLOS blog

Natalia Ermolina and Constantions Yiallourides have published a a new post for the JCLOS blog entitled: "State responsibility for unilateral hydrocarbon activities in disputed maritime areas: The case of Ghana and Côte d’Ivoire and its implications"


The 11th Polar Law Symposium 2018 - Call for papers

The Faculty of Law and the KG Jebsen Centre for the Law of the Sea (JCLOS), UiT The Arctic University of Norway, are pleased to announce that they will together organize and host the 11th annual Polar Law Symposium in Tromsø, Norway, October 2 - 4, 2018.


New PhD position at the Centre

The Centre announces a new vacant position for a PhD Candidate. For more information about the vacant position click here.


The last song of the whales?

During the last year, we have seen pictures of whales and fish with their stomach full of plastic. This problem is not new, but we have just recently started to understand the range of the plastic contamination in our oceans. What can be done, and may the law play a role? You may read more about this here (in Norwegian): Siste Sang for hvalen? 


New post on the JCLOS blog

Christian Prip has published a new post for the JCLOS blog entitled: The way towards strengthened marine cooperation in the Arctic




Contact information:


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

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

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