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UNCLOS at 25: Smooth Sailing or Stormy Seas?

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New College, The University of Edinburgh

Mound Place

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UNCLOS at 25: Smooth Sailing or Stormy Seas?

13.30 - 17.00

Martin Hall, New College


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13:30 Welcome
James Harrison (University of Edinburgh)


13:40-14:20 Keynote : UNCLOS at 25 - A United Kingdom Perspective
Margaret Purdasy (Assistant Legal Adviser, Overseas Territories and Maritime Team, Legal Directorate, Foreign and Commonwealth Office)


14:20-15:30 Developing the Legal Framework in Areas beyond National Jurisdiction

Deep seabed mining: Joanna Dingwall (Scottish Government/University of Glasgow)
Biodiversity beyond national jurisdiction: Joanna Mossop (Victoria University of Wellington)

Discussant: Elisa Morgera (University of Strathclyde)


15:30-15:50 Refreshment Break


15:50-17:00 Trends in Dispute Settlement

Maritime boundary delimitation: Ki Beom Lee (The Asan Institute for Policy Studies)
The relationship between UNCLOS and other rules of international law: James Harrison (University of Edinburgh)

Discussant: Alan Boyle (University of Edinburgh)



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This event is supported by the Edinburgh Centre for International and Global Law

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New College, The University of Edinburgh

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