The 18th session of the Jean Monnet Seminar, organised by the Jean Monnet Centre of Excellence, University of Zagreb – Faculty of Law, will focus on the topic “The EU as a Green Leader”. Paper proposals may cover a variety of topics including, but not limited to:
the extraterritorial reach of EU environmental law
EU’s influence on global standard setting in climate change law, or more broadly environmental law
EU’s leadership potential in climate change law, or more broadly environmental law the consistency of EU’s climate change legislation
the role of the EU in conclusion and implementation of the Paris Agreement
the introduction of border carbon adjustments
the development of global standards for aviation and shipping greenhouse gas emissions.The Seminar entails two parts – talks by prominent speakers (academics and senior practitioners) and presentations by PhD candidates and early-career academics.
Organisers welcome researchers interested in presenting a paper dealing with the topic of the Seminar. Candidates are invited to apply by submitting a paper proposal (500 words max) and a CV by 25 February 2020 to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Accepted candidates will be invited to submit their papers for publication in the Croatian Yearbook of European Law & Policy (coming out in December 2020, www.cyelp.com).
A limited number of grants will be available.