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Seminar – Climate change and international fisheries: Addressing climate change impacts in regional fisheries management organisations.

July 22, 2019 12:00 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Presenter: Prof. Rosemary Rayfuse University of New South Wales Host: Climate Change Research Centre Climate change-induced changes in species composition, distribution and abundance pose significant threats to global fish stocks and to global food security. The transformation of ocean ecosystems as a result of climate change and associated ocean acidification also poses significant challenges for the international regimes established for the conservation and management of international fisheries. Changes in distribution give rise to jurisdictional challenges. Changes in abundance give rise... View Article

A “hypothetical” on climate change: the science and the law

June 24, 2019 11:17 am Published by Leave your thoughts

The Australian Academy of Science and Australian Academy of Law Joint Symposium A “hypothetical” on Climate Change: the Science and the Law A panel of experts on the science and the law relating to climate change will be asked questions by Justin Gleeson SC of the New South Wales Bar on this important topic. The event will be held at the Federal Court – Court Room 1, Level 21 Law Courts Building, Queens Square Sydney on Thursday 22 August 2019, 5.00pm... View Article