The European Society of International Law, together with the Universidade Católica Portugues and the University of Torino is organising a joint conference on « Climate Change Law & Litigation: States’ Obligations under International Law ». The event will take place on Wednesday, 24 May 2023 in Lisbon, Portugal.

The purpose of this conference is to assess States’ international obligations on the preservation of a healthy atmosphere and a stable climate, as well as their international obligations resulting from an unstable and unpredictable climate pattern.

Please find further details in the call for papers and on the conference webpage. Interested practitioners and scholars (including early career researchers and PhD candidates) are invited to submit an abstract of about 500 words, in English or French, by 15 March 2023 at the latest, at the following email address: