African Environmental Law Conference, Yaounde, Cameroon


January 10 Wednesday

Event fully booked


January 10 - 13, 2018


Yaounde, Cameroon



The environmental will be held both in English and French language in early 2018 and shall provide a platform for sharing and exchanging information between African environmental law scholars.

Also available in Deutsch, Français

In acknowledgment of the importance of the environment to the African continent and to provide an opportunity for sharing information and discussions on critical environmental issues in Africa, the conference of the association of environmental Law Lecturers from African Universities (ASSELAU) in cooperation with the Climate Policy and Energy Security Programme for Sub-Saharan Africa (CLESAP)of the Konrad Adenauer Stiftung, UN Environment and the University of Douala (local partner), will cover national, regional and international law aspects on five (5) main substantive topics:

1- Climate Change and Energy

2- Natural Resource Governance (Biodiversity; Protected Areas; Soil; Minerals, Oil and Gas)

3- Land Use (Planning; Development and EIA)

4- Water (Governance; Management and Use)

5- Marine (Governance; Management and Use)

Contact person

Prof. Dr. Oliver C. Ruppel

Resident Representative and Director Climate Policy and Energy Security Programme for Sub-Saharan Africa

Prof. Dr. Oliver C. Ruppel
Phone +237 222210342
Languages: Deutsch,‎ English,‎ Français,‎ Español