Law and Governance: Emerging Issues of the Polar Regions Symposium

Event Type: Conferences and Workshops

When: 20 June 2017 to 21 June 2017

Where: Shanghai, China

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The symposium will be hosted by Center for Polar and Deep Ocean Development of Shanghai Jiao Tong University.

The symposium aims to bring together scholars, experts and policymakers from all over the world to share the topics including: Climate change Impact on Arctic shipping and Resource Exploitation; New dynamics and relevant legal issues in the polar regions; Conservation of Marine Living Resources in the Polar Regions; Evolution and challenges of the polar governance regimes/systems; Key players' Polar Policies and Practices; China's Role in the Polar Governance.

The deadline for abstracts is 15 March 2017.

For further questions, please contact Ms. HE Liu (heliuholly [at]