We will hold the 5th Futurability Initiatives Seminar Series as follows:。
Date & time: Thursday 27th March, 13:30-15:30
Venue: RIHN Lecture Hall
Speaker: Peter Roderick, Lawyer and Co-Founder, Planetary Boundaries Initiative
Title: Legal responses to Planetary Boundaries: how to transform international law? (tentative)
PETER RODERICK is a public interest lawyer and member of the Alliance for Future Generations. After qualifying and practising as a barrister, he worked for Shell until 1991, since when he has worked on many environmental issues with a broad range of organisations and individuals, including Friends of the Earth and the World Future Council. He is author of Taking the Longer View : UK Governance Options for a Finite Planet (2010, Foundation for Democracy and Sustainable Development and WWF-UK) and the Draft Declaration on Planetary Boundaries (2011, WWF-UK).
FIY, Peter is to give a keynote speech at the Futuraility Initiative International Symposium: What humanity in nature ought to be? at Tokyo International Forum, on 24th March.
We hope you will be able to join us.
Dr. Itsuki C. Handoh, Associate Professor,