Group of Experts for the Pact

PRESIDENT :

Laurent FABIUS, President of the Constitutional Council of the French Republic, former President of the COP21, France

 

ASSISTED BY:

Louis SCHWEITZER, Special Advisor, France

David GAUDILLERE, Head of cabinet of the President of the Constitutional Council of the French Republic, France

 

SECRETARY-GENERAL:

Yann AGUILA, President of the Environment Commission of the Club des juristes, Lawyer at the Paris Bar, Bredin Prat, France

 

MEMBERS:

Pauline-Marie ABADIE, Associate Professor at the University Paris-Sud, France

Domenico AMIRANTE, Full Professor of Public and Comparative Law, Director of the Doctoral School in Comparative Law, Dipartimento di Scienze Politiche “Jean Monnet” – University della Campania – “Luigi Vanvitelli”, Italy

Marisol ANGLES HERNANDEZ, Doctor in Environmental Law, Research Fellow at the Institute for Legal Research, National Autonomous University of. Mexico (UNAM), Mexico

Antonio BENJAMIN, Justice at the High Court of Brazil, Chair of the World Commission on Environment Law of the IUCN, Brazil

Ben BOER, Distinguished Professor, Research Institute of Environmental Law, Wuhan University, People’s Republic of China, Emeritus Professor, Sydney Law School, Former Deputy Chair of the IUCN World Commission on Environmental Law (2012-2016), Australia

Laurence BOISSON DE CHAZOURNES, Professor at the University of Geneva, Director of the Public International Law and International Organizations Department of the University of Geneva, Switzerland

Klaus BOSSELMANN, Professor of Law and Founding Director of the New-Zealand Centre for Environmental Law, University of Auckland, Chair of the IUCN World Commission on Environmental Law Ethics Specialist Group, New-Zealand

Ioana BOTEZATU, INTERPOL, Romania

Soukaina BOURAOUI, Doctor of Law, Director of Centre of Arab Women for Training & Research (CAWTAR), Tunisia

David BOYD, Professor of Law, Policy, and Sustainability, University of British Columbia, Canada

Edith BROWN WEISS, Professor Edith Brown Weiss, Francis Cabell Brown Professor of International Law, Georgetown University Law Center, United States

Mingde CAO, Professor at the China University of Political Science and Law (CUPL), China

Robert CARNWATH, Justice of the Supreme Court of the United Kingdom

Joëlle CASANOVA, Director of legal and administrative affairs, Prince Albert II of Monaco Foundation, Monaco

Leila CHIKHAOUI, Member of the Tunisian provisional Constitutional court, Professor of Public Law at the University of Tunis, Tunisia

Bradly J. CONDON, Professor, Instituto Tecnológico Autónomo de México (ITAM), Founding Director, Centre of International Economic Law, Mexico

Carina COSTA DE OLIVEIRA, Professor of International and Environmental Law, University of Brasília, Brazil Coordinator of the Research group on Law, Natural Resources and Sustainability (Gern-UnB), Brazil

Philippe CULLET, Professor of International and Environmental Law, SOAS University of London, Senior Visiting Fellow, Centre for Policy Research, New Delhi, Royaume-Uni

Peter DARAK, President of the Curia of Hungary

Luca D’AMBROSIO, Research Fellow at the Collège de France, PhD in Private Law and Criminal Sciences at the Sorbonne Law School (University Paris I) and the University Naples II, Italy

Carlos DE MIGUEL PERALES, Partner, Uría Menéndez, Professor, Pontificia Comillas University (ICADE), Madrid, Spain

Nicolas DE SADELEER, Professor at the St Louis University, Brussels, Jean Monnet Chair, Belgium

Olivier DE SCHUTTER, Professor, Catholic University of Louvain and the College of Europe (Natolin) UN Special Rapporteur on the right to food, Belgium

Bahrat H. DESAI, Associate Professor of International Law in the Centre for International Legal Studies of the School of International Studies, Jawaharlal Nehru University, Jawaharlal Nehru Chair in International Environmental Law, India

Leila DEVIA, Professor of Environmental International Law, Universities of Salvador and of Buenos Aires, Director of the Basel Regional Center in South America, Argentina

Charles DI LEVA, Adjunct Professor, George Washington University Law School and American University Law School,Visiting Scholar, Environmental Law Institute, United States

Stéphane DOUMBE-BILLE, Professor, University Jean-Moulin – Lyon 3, Member of the Professeur à l’Université Jean-Moulin – Lyon 3, Member of the World Commission on Environmental Law of the IUCN, Member of the International Council for Environmental Law, Cameroun

Geneviève DUFOUR, Professor at the University of Sherbrooke, President of the Quebec International Law Society, Vice-President of the francophone network for International Law, Canada

Alexandre FARO, Lawyer at the Paris Bar, Faro & Gozlan, France

Michael FAURE, Professor of Comparative and International Environmental Law, Maastricht University, Professor of Comparative Private Law and Economics at the Rotterdam Institute of Law & Economics (RILE) of the Erasmus University in Rotterdam, The Netherlands

Wahid FERCHICHI, Doctor in Law, Professor of Public Law at the Faculty of Social, Political and Juridical Studies, Tunis, Tunisia

Rosario FERRARA, Professor at the Libera Università Internazionale degli Studi Sociali Guido Carli (LUISS), Roma, Italy

Elizabeth FISHER, Professor of Environmental Law at Corpus Christi College and the Faculty of Law of Oxford University, United Kingdom

Malcolm FORSTER, Professor, University of Western Ontario, United Kingdom

Francesco FRANCIONI, Professor Emeritus of international Law, European University Institute, Florence, Professor of international law at LUISS University, Rome, Member of the of the Institute of International Law (IIL), Italy

Maria GAVOUNELI, Associate Professor of International Law, Faculty of Law, National & Kapodistrian University of Athens, Associate Research Fellow, Institute of Advanced Legal Studies, University of London, Greece

Michael GERRARD, Andrew Sabin Professor of Professional Practice, Director of the Sabin Center for Climate Change Law, Columbia Law School, United States

Jan GLAZEWSKY, Professor in the Institute of Marine and Environmental Law at the University of Cape Town, Former special Advisor to the former Minister of Environmental Affairs & Tourism, South Africa

Paule HALLEY, Full Professor, Laval University, Quebec, Canada

Parvez HASSAN, Lawyer to the Supreme Court of Pakistan, Chair Emeritus of the IUCN Commission on Environmental Law, Pakistan

Delphine HEDARY, Judge, Conseil d’Etat, France

Joel HERNANDEZ, Mexican representative to the Inter-American Juridical Committee (IAJC) of the Organization of American States (OAS), Legal Adviser of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Mexico

Océni HOUNKPATIN ÀMOUSSA, Jurist in Environmental Law, President of the African Jurists for the Environement Society (AJAPE), Benin

Christian HUGLO, Lawyer at the Paris Bar, Huglo Lepage et Associés, France

Maria IVANOVA, Professor at the University of Massachusetts Boston, Director of the Center for Governance and Sustainability, Bulgaria

Alejandro IZA, Head, IUCN Environmental Law Center, Germany

Marie JACOBSSON, Ambassador, Principal Legal Adviser on International Law at the Swedish Ministry for Foreign Affairs, Member of the United Nations International Law Commission from 2007 to 2016, Sweden

Maurice KAMTO, Professor in Public Law at the University Yaounde II, Member of the United Nations International Law Commission, Cameroun

Donald KANIARU, Professor in Public Law at the University Yaounde II, Member of the United Nations International Law Commission, Kenya

Anatoly KAPUSTIN, Professor at the Peoples’ Friendship University of Russia, Vice-Director of the Institute of Legislation and Comparative Law under the Government of the Russian Federation

Maria Magdalena KENIG-WITKOWSKA, Professor of law, University of Warsaw, Faculty of Law and Administration, Member of Scientific Council of the University of Warsaw Centre for Environmental Research, Poland

Yann KERBRAT, Professor at the Paris I Panthéon-Sorbonne Law School, Director of the Sorbonne Research Institute for International and European Law, France

Nicolas KICHIGIN, Leading research fellow of the Institute of Legislation and Comparative Law under the Government of the Russian Federation, Associate professor of the Vysokovsky Graduate School of Urbanism of National Research University High school of Economics, Russia

Louis J. KOTZE, Research Professor, North-West University, South Africa, Visiting Professor of Environmental Law, University of Lincoln in the United Kingdom, South Africa

Arnold KREILHUBER, Head of the International Environmental Law Unit in the Division of Environmental Law and Conventions of the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP), Austria

Pascale KROMAREK, Member of the Environment Committee of the MEDEF, France

Swatanter KUMAR, President of the National Green Tribunal, India, India

Aaron T. LAUR, Executive Officer, World Commission on Environmental Law of the IUCN, United States

Sophie LAVALLEE, Full Professor, Laval University, Quebec, Lawyer, Canada

Luc LAVRYSEN, Judge at the Constitutional Court of Belgium, President of the European forum of Judges for the Environment, Professor of Environmental Law at Ghent University, Belgium

Philippe LE PRESTRE, Full Professor of Political Science, Laval University, Québec, Canada

Qingbao LI, Associate Professor of law at the North China Electric Power University, China

Sébastien MABILE, Partner, Seattle Avocat, France

Sandrine MALJEAN-DUBOIS, Research director at the CNRS, Director of the mixed research unit International, Comparative and European Law, Professor in International Law at the University Aix-Marseille, France

Luis Fernando MARCIAS GOMEZ, Professor, President of the Colombian Institute for Environmental Law, Partner, Macías Gomez y asociados, Colombia

Gilles J. MARTIN, Professor Emeritus, University Nice Sophia-Antipolis, Associate Professor at Sciences Po, France

Benoit MAYER, Associate Professor at the Chinese Universty of Hong Kong

Makane Moïse MBENGUE, Professor of International Law at the Faculty of Law of the University of Geneva, Affiliated Professor at Sciences Po Paris (School of Law), Senegal

Pilar MORAGA SARIEGO, Professor at Environmental Law Center of Faculty of Law, University of Chile, Head of the Human Dimension research line of the Center for Climate and Resilience Research (CR)2, Chili

Maria MUAVESI, Environmental Legal Officer, Pacific Centre for Environmental Governance, IUCN, Fidji

Shinya MURASE, Professor Emeritus, Sophia University Faculty of Law, Tokyo, Member of the International Law Commission (ILC), Japan

Bouchra NADIR, Professor of Private Law at the University Mohammed V Rabat, Coordinator of the Master in Environmental Law and Sustainable Development, Morocco

Constance NALEGACH ROMERO, Senior Attorney Chief of cabinet, Ministry of Environment of Chile

Françoise NESI, Public Auditor to the criminal chamber of the French Court of Cassation, France

Laurent NEYRET, Professor, University Versailles Paris Saclay, France

Nilufer ORAL, Professor at the Istanbul Bilgi University, co-chair of the IUCN Specialist Group on Oceans, Coasts and Coral Reefs of the IUCN, Turkey

Luciano PAREJO ALFONSO, Professor of Administrative Law at the Carlos III University of Madrid, Spain

Teresa PAREJO NAVAJAS, Associate Professor of Administrative Law at Carlos III University, Affiliate at the Columbia University Sabin Center for Climate, Spain

Cymie PAYNE, Professor, Rutgers University, Member of the World Commission on Environmental Law of the IUCN, United States

Jacqueline PEEL, Professor of Law and Associate Director of the Centre for Resources, Energy and Environmental Law, Melbourne Law School, Australia

Amedeo POSTIGLIONE, Director and Founder of ICEF, Honorary President of the Italian Court of Cassation, Italy

Tianbao QIN, Professor at the Wuhan University, Secretary-General of Chinese Society of Environment and Resources Law, China

Fabienne QUILLERE MAJZOUB, Professor at the Rennes 1 University, Lebanon

Lavanya RAJAMANI, Professor at the Center for Policy Research in New Delhi, India

Rama S. RAO, Former Director of the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) at the United Nations, India

Yvan RAZAFINDRATANDRA, Lawyer at the Paris Bar, France

Vincent REBEYROL, Professor of Law at the EM Lyon Business School, Lawyer, France

Eckart REHBINDER, Professor at the Johann Wolfgang Goethe University Frankfurt, Former Chair of the German Advisory Council on Environment, Germany

Nicholas A. ROBINSON, Professor at Elisabeth Haub School of Law (Pace University), Co-Director of the Global Center for Environmental Legal Studies, United States

Lisa SACHS, Director of the Columbia Center on Sustainable Investment (CCSI), United States

James SALZMAN, Donald Bren Distinguished Professor of Environmental Law at the Bren School, the University of California, Santa Barbara, and UCLA Law School, United States

Peter H. SAND, Institute of International Law, University of Munich, Formerly World Bank Legal Adviser for Environmental Affairs, Germany

Yacouba SAVADOGO, Expert Jurist in Environmental Law, IUCN, IUCN’s Central and West Africa Regional Office, Member of the World Commission on Environmental Law, Coordinator of the Fracophone African Network of Environmental Jurists (RAFJE), Burkina Faso

Patricia SAVIN, Partner, DS Avocats, Doctor of Law, Associate Professor at the University of Créteil, France

Tullio SCOVAZZI, Professor of International Law at the Università degli Studi di Milano Bicocca, Italy

Dinah SHELTON, Professor, George Washington University, Former member of the Inter-American Commission on Human Rights, United States

Patrick THIEFFRY, Avocat aux barreaux de Paris et de New-York, Thieffry & Associés, Professeur associé à l’École de droit de la Sorbonne (Université Paris 1), France

James THORNTON, Founding CEO of ClientEarth, Environmental lawyer and social entrepreneur, Republic of Ireland

Amado Jr. TOLENTINO, Member of the Experts Group on Environment Law of the World Commission on Environment and Development (WCED) of the IUCN, Former Executive Governor (for developing countries), International Council of Environmental Law, Philippines

François-Guy TREBULLE, Dean and Professor at the Sorbonne Law School (University Paris I), France

Eduardo VALENCIA OSPINA, Special Rapporteur on the Protection of Persons in the Event of Disasters, Colombia

Jorge E. VINUALES, Harold Samuel Chair of Law and Environmental Policy and Director of the Cambridge Centre for Environment, Energy and Natural Resource Governance (C-EENRG), University of Cambridge; Chairman of the Compliance Committee of the UNECE/WHO-Europe Protocol on Water and Health, Argentina

Christina VOIGT, Professor at the University of Oslo, Chair of the IUCN Specialist Group on climate change, legal advisor to the Norwegian Ministry of Climate and the Environment, Norway

Canfa WANG, Professor at the China University of Political Science and Law, Director of the the Center for Legal Assistance to Pollution Victims (CLAPV), China

Catherine WARBURTON, Managing Director, Warburton Attorneys & IMBEWU Sustainability Legal Specialists (Pty) Ltd, South Africa

Michael D. WILSON, Associate Justice, Hawaii Supreme Court, Founding member of the Global Judicial Institute on the Environment, Adjunct faculty member of the Jindal Global University Law School in Sonipat in India, United States

Farhana YAMIN, International environmental lawyer, Founder and CEO of Track 0, United Kingdom

Margaret YOUNG, Associate Professor at Melbourne Law School, Australia

 

GENERAL RAPPORTEURS :

Ivano ALOGNA, Junior Lecturer in Private Law, PhD candidate in Comparative Environmental Law at the University Paris II Panthéon-Assas and at the University of Milan, Italy

Julie FERRERO, Lecturer in Public Law at the Sorbonne Law School (University Paris I), France

 

RAPPORTEURS :

Sarah CALLET, Jurist in Environmental Law, France

Pierre CHEVILLARD, Associate, Jones Day, France

Marie COUSSI, Paris Bar candidate, Master in Economic Law at Sciences Po Paris, France

Marie-Cécile DE BELLIS, Master’s degree candidate in Environmental Law at the University Paris I Panthéon-Sorbonne and the University Paris II Panthéon-Assas, France

Chloé FAUCOURT, Paris Bar candidate, Master in Economic Law at Sciences Po Paris, France

Melkide HOSSOU, PhD candidate in Environmental Law at the Institut for Environmental Law of the University Jean Moulin Lyon 3, France

Kevin KHUONG, Associate, Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati, United States

Romain LAUGIER, Master’s degree candidate in Global Business Law and Governance at the University Paris 1 Panthéon-Sorbonne, France

Anne V. LAVRENYUK, JD Graduate, American University Washington College of Law, Master’s degree candidate in French and American law at the University Paris 10 Nanterre, France

Charlotte LEDUEY, Juris Doctor from American University Washington College of Law, Master’s degree candidate in French and Common Law at the University of Paris 10 Nanterre, France

Grégoire LUNVEN, Master’s degree candidate in Environmental Law at the University Paris I Panthéon-Sorbonne and the University Paris II Panthéon-Assas, France

Benjamin MICHEL, Master’s degree candidate in Global Governance Studies at Sciences Po Paris, France

Victoria PAVAN, Master’s degree candidate in Public Affairs at Sciences Po Paris, France

Camila PERRUSO, PhD candidate in Law at the University Paris 1 Panthéon-Sorbonne and the University of Sao Paulo, Brazil

Sophie THIRION, PhD candidate in Public International Law at the University of Lausanne, Research Assistant, France

Jourdain VAILLANT, Master’s degree candidate in Public Affairs at Sciences Po Paris, France

Clément VERDEIL, Master’s degree candidate in Economic Law at Sciences Po Paris, France

Mathilde VERVYNCK, Lawyer at the Hauts de Seine Bar, Fidal, PhD candidate in Environmental Law at the Sorbonne Law School (University Paris I), France

Marion ZELLER, International tax Lawyer, Elvinger Hoss Prussen, France