Wednesday, August 24, 2011

Conference: Justice and Climate Change

Justice and Climate Change


Centre for the Study of Social Justice
Department of Politics and International Relations
University of Oxford

9th-10th September 2011

Friday 9th September

9.30 - 9.45 Welcome

9.45 - 11.00 Henry Shue (Oxford University) ‘Climate Hope: Fair Shares in the Exit Strategy’

11.00 - 11.15 Coffee

11.15 - 12.30 Darrel Moellendorf (San Diego State University) ‘The Right to Sustainable Development and the UNFCCC’

12.30 - 1.30 Lunch

1.30 – 2.45 Mathias Risse (Harvard University) ‘Climate Change and Common Ownership of the Earth’

2.45 - 4.00 Nicole Hassoun (Carnegie Mellon University) ‘Debt-for-Climate Swaps’

4.00 - 4.15 Coffee

4.15 - 5.30 Simon Caney (Oxford University) ‘Justice, Equality and the Distribution of Rights to Emit Greenhouse Gases’

Saturday 10th September

9.40 – 10.55 Edward Page (Warwick University) ’Unjust Enrichment and Global Climate Change: a Defence of the Beneficiary-Pays Principle’

10.55 – 11.15 Coffee

11.15 - 12.30 Paula Casal (Pompeu Fabra University) ‘Conservative and Conservationist Sufficiency’

12.30 - 1.30 Lunch

1.30 – 2.45 Robyn Eckersley (Melbourne University) ‘Moving Forward in the Climate Negotiations: Multilateralism or Minilateralism?’

2.45 - 4.00 Luc Bovens (London School of Economics) ‘A Lockean Defense of Grandfathering Emission Rights’

4.00 - 4.15 Coffee

4.15 - 5.30 John Roemer (Yale University) ‘North - South Convergence and the Allocation of CO2 Emissions’

Attendance is free. To attend please e.mail Simon Caney (simon.caney@politics.ox.ac.uk).

Location: Lecture Theatre, Manor Road Building, Manor Road, Oxford.

Funded by the ESRC

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