Elisa Morgera

Strathclyde Law School

Professor of Global Environmental Law

Lord Hope Building

141 St James Rd

Glasgow 1XQ, Scotland

United Kingdom

http://www.strath.ac.uk/research/strathclydecentreenvironmentallawgovernance/

University of Edinburgh

Lecturer in European Environmental Law

Old College

South Bridge

Edinburgh, EH8 9YL

United Kingdom

http://www.law.ed.ac.uk/staff/elisamorgera/

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (25)

1.

Yesterday, Today and Tomorrow: Looking Afresh at the Convention on Biological Diversity

University of Edinburgh School of Law Working Paper No. 2011/21
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 22 Aug 2011 Last Revised: 27 Jan 2012
Elisa Morgera and Elsa Tsioumani
Strathclyde Law School and International Institute for Sustainable Development
Downloads 1,087 (12,207)

Abstract:

international law, biodiversity, human rights, climate change, compliance, benefit-sharing

The EU's Climate and Energy Package: Environmental Integration and International Dimensions

Edinburgh Europa Paper Series 2010/07, U. of Edinburgh School of Law Working Paper No. 2010/38
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 20 Nov 2010
Elisa Morgera, Kati Kulovesi and Miquel Munoz
Strathclyde Law School, University of Eastern Finland - Law Department and Boston University - Pardee Center
Downloads 940 (18,738)
Citation 1

Abstract:

EU environmental law, EU external action, climate change, biodiversity, environmental integration, WTO law

Environmental Integration and the Multifaceted International Dimensions of EU Law: Unpacking the EU’s 2009 Climate and Energy Package

Common Market Law Review, Forthcoming, Edinburgh Europa Working Paper No. 2010/7, U. of Edinburgh School of Law Working Paper No. 2010/38
Posted: 20 Nov 2010 Last Revised: 21 Jun 2014
Elisa Morgera, Kati Kulovesi and Miquel Munoz
Strathclyde Law School, University of Eastern Finland - Law Department and Boston University - Pardee Center

Abstract:

EU environmental law, EU external action, climate change, biodiversity, environmental integration, WTO law

3.

From Corporate Social Responsibility to Accountability Mechanisms: The Role of the Convention on Biological Diversity

Edinburgh School of Law Research Paper No. 2012/06
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 31 Jan 2012
Elisa Morgera
Strathclyde Law School
Downloads 680 (21,298)

Abstract:

Corporate accountability, corporate social responsibility, biodiversity, business and human rights, benefit-sharing, international monitoring

4.

Faraway, So Close: A Legal Analysis of the Increasing Interactions between the Convention on Biological Diversity and Climate Change Law

University of Edinburgh School of Law Working Paper No. 2011/05
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 02 Feb 2011 Last Revised: 27 Jan 2012
Elisa Morgera
Strathclyde Law School
Downloads 655 (29,465)
Citation 2

Abstract:

Convention on Biological Diversity, Climate Change Law, Geo-Engineering, Adaptation, Mitigation, Biofuels, Marine Environment

Introduction to European Environmental Law from an International Environmental Law Perspective

EUROPEAN ENVIRONMENTAL LAW, Alam et al., eds., Routledge Handbook of International Environmental Law, Routledge, 2012, Edinburgh Europa Paper No. 2010/06, University of Edinburgh School of Law Working Paper No. 2010/37
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 19 Nov 2010 Last Revised: 27 Jan 2012
Elisa Morgera
Strathclyde Law School
Downloads 515 (43,455)

Abstract:

EU Environmental Law; International Environmental Law; Environmental Integration; Sustainable Development

Introduction to European Environmental Law from an International Environmental Law Perspective

INTERNATIONAL ENVIRONMENTAL LAW: AN ANTHOLOGY, T. Chowdhury, ed., Asia Publications, Forthcoming, Edinburgh Europa Paper No. 2010/06, University of Edinburgh School of Law Working Paper No. 2010/37
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 19 Nov 2010
Elisa Morgera
Strathclyde Law School
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Abstract:

EU Environmental Law, International Environmental Law, Environmental Integration, Sustainable Development

6.

No Need to Reinvent the Wheel for a Human Rights-Based Approach to Tackling Climate Change: The Contribution of International Biodiversity Law

Climate Change and the Law: A Global Perspective, Erkki Hollo, Kati Kulovesi and Michael Mehling eds., Springer, 2012, Forthcoming, Edinburgh School of Law Research Paper No. 2012/15
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 10 May 2012
Elisa Morgera
Strathclyde Law School
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Abstract:

International climate change law, international biodiversity law, Convention on Biological Diversity, human rights

7.

Ambition, Complexity and Legitimacy of Pursuing Mutual Supportiveness Through the EU's External Environmental Action

THE LEGAL DIMENSION OF GLOBAL GOVERNANCE: WHAT ROLE FOR THE EU, Van Vooren, Blockmans and Wouters, eds., Oxford University Press, 2012, Edinburgh School of Law Research Paper No. 2012/02 , Europa Working Paper No. 2012/02
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 18 Jan 2012 Last Revised: 03 Jun 2013
Elisa Morgera
Strathclyde Law School
Downloads 322 (65,862)

Abstract:

EU external relations, legitimacy, common but differentiated responsibility, climate change, biodiversity, biofuels, sustainable forest management

8.

The Role of the EU in Promoting International Standards in the Area of Climate Change

Edinburgh School of Law Research Paper No. 2013/22, Europa Working Paper No. 2013/1
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 20 May 2013 Last Revised: 07 Jun 2013
Elisa Morgera and Kati Kulovesi
Strathclyde Law School and University of Eastern Finland - Law Department
Downloads 273 (78,421)

Abstract:

Bilateralism, climate change, EU, external action, minilateralism, multilateralism, REDD, biodiversity, aviation

9.

Commentary on Article 37 of the EU Charter of Fundamental Rights - Environmental Protection

Edinburgh School of Law Research Paper No. 2013/20, Europa Working Paper No. 2013/2
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 20 May 2013 Last Revised: 07 Jun 2013
Gracia Marin-Duran and Elisa Morgera
University of Edinburgh - School of Law and Strathclyde Law School
Downloads 251 (63,251)

Abstract:

EU Charter, environmental integration, environmental rights, access to justice, international environmental law

10.

Towards a Holistic Approach to Technology and Climate Change: What Would Form Part of an Answer?

U. of Edinburgh School of Law Working Paper No. 2010/32
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 26 Oct 2010
University of Edinburgh - School of Law, University of New Brunswick, affiliation not provided to SSRN, University of Nottingham, School of law, Sutherland School of Law, University College Dublin, Maclay Murray & Spens LLP, University of Warwick - School of Law, Strathclyde Law School, Sidley Austin LLP, Davidson Chalmers and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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Abstract:

Climate Change, Regulation, Intellectual Property, Kyoto Protocol, Human Rights, Competition, Investment, Partnership

11.

An International Legal Concept of Fair and Equitable Benefit-Sharing

Edinburgh School of Law Research Paper No. 2015/20, BENELEX Working Paper N. 6
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 22 Jul 2015 Last Revised: 31 Aug 2015
Elisa Morgera
Strathclyde Law School
Downloads 181 (56,921)

Abstract:

Benefit-sharing, equity, biodiversity, human rights, law of the sea

12.

Conceptualizing Benefit-Sharing as the Pursuit of Equity in Addressing Global Environmental Challenges

BENELEX Working Paper 1, Edinburgh School of Law Research Paper No. 2014/41
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 15 Nov 2014 Last Revised: 20 Nov 2014
Elisa Morgera
Strathclyde Law School
Downloads 169 (92,711)

Abstract:

benefit-sharing, international environmental law, human rights, law of the sea, equity

13.

Justice, Equity and Benefit-Sharing Under the Nagoya Protocol to the Convention on Biological Diversity

BENELEX Working Paper n. 5, Edinburgh School of Law Research Paper No. 2015/16
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 26 May 2015
Elisa Morgera
Strathclyde Law School
Downloads 149 (73,206)

Abstract:

benefit-sharing, biodiversity, equity, justice, Nagoya Protocol, mutual supportiveness, indigenous peoples

14.

The Ecosystem Approach Under the Convention on Biological Diversity: A Legal Research Agenda

E Morgera, 'Ecosystem and Precautionary Approaches' in J Razzaque and E Morgera (eds), Encyclopedia of Environmental Law: Biodiversity and Nature Protection Law (EE, 2016), Forthcoming, Scottish Centre for International Law Working Paper Series No. 7, Edinburgh School of Law Research Paper No. 2015/17
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 30 May 2015
Elisa Morgera
Strathclyde Law School
Downloads 148 (84,391)

Abstract:

ecosystem approach, precautionary approach/principle, adaptive management, benefit-sharing, human rights, climate change, mutual supportiveness

15.

Benefit-Sharing as a Bridge between the Environmental and Human Rights Accountability of Multinational Corporations

Edinburgh School of Law Research Paper No. 2014/13
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 16 Apr 2014
Elisa Morgera
Strathclyde Law School
Downloads 135 (104,255)

Abstract:

corporate accountability, international environmental law, human rights, biodiversity, benefit-sharing

16.

Protecting Environmental Rights Through the Bilateral Agreements of the European Union: Mapping the Field

Edinburgh School of Law Research Paper No. 2013/23
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 04 Jun 2013
Elisa Morgera
Strathclyde Law School
Downloads 134 (149,481)

Abstract:

EU external relations, EU environmental policy, environmental rights, EU agreements, climate change, biodiversity, forest, traditional knowledge, corporate accountability

17.

The EU and Environmental Multilateralism: The Case of Access and Benefit-Sharing and the Need for a Good-Faith Test

Forthcoming in (2013-2014) 16 Cambridge Yearbook of European Legal Studies, Europa Working Paper No 2014/04, Edinburgh School of Law Research Paper 2014/40
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 02 Nov 2014 Last Revised: 06 Nov 2014
Elisa Morgera
Strathclyde Law School
Downloads 94 (181,735)

Abstract:

EU, external relations, multilateralism, environmental protection, good faith

18.

An Inter-Disciplinary Methodology for Researching Benefit-Sharing as a Norm Diffusing in Global Environmental Law

Edinburgh School of Law Research Paper No. 2014/42, BENELEX Working Paper 2
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 15 Nov 2014
Elisa Morgera and Louisa Parks
Strathclyde Law School and University of Lincoln (UK)
Downloads 83 (176,477)

Abstract:

benefit-sharing, norm diffusion, international relations, sociology, law, inter-disciplinarity, participatory action research, process-tracing

19.

Tourism for Sustainable Mountains Development: A Comparative Law Perspective

University of Edinburgh School of Law Working Paper No. 26
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 14 Aug 2010
Elisa Morgera
Strathclyde Law School
Downloads 75 (253,536)

Abstract:

Mountain Law, Tourism, Comparative Law, Environmental Protection, Local Communities, Benefit-Sharing

20.

An Interdisciplinary Model for Mapping the Normative Diffusion of Fair and Equitable Benefit-Sharing

Edinburgh School of Law Research Paper No. 2015/22, BENELEX Working Paper N. 7
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 30 Jul 2015
Louisa Parks and Elisa Morgera
University of Lincoln (UK) and Strathclyde Law School
Downloads 38 (227,797)

Abstract:

norm diffusion, benefit-sharing, equity, inter-disciplinary, international relations, sociolog

21.

Linking Small-Scale Fisheries to International Obligations on Marine Technology Transfer

SCELG Working Paper No 8 (Revised in August 2017)
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 14 Jun 2017 Last Revised: 10 Aug 2017
Elisa Morgera and Mara Ntona
Strathclyde Law School and Strathclyde Centre for Environmental Law and Governance (SCELG)
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Abstract:

technology transfer, marine scientific research, fisheries, small-scale fisheries, law of the sea, the right to science, human rights, UNCLOS, Convention on Biological Diversity

22.

Fair and Equitable Benefit-Sharing: History, Normative Content and Status in International Law

'Benefit-sharing’ in E Orlando and L Krämer (eds), Encyclopedia of Environmental Law: Principles of Environmental Law (EE, 2017),
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 25 Apr 2017
Elisa Morgera
Strathclyde Law School
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Abstract:

benefit-sharing, equity, biodiversity, human rights, indigenous peoples, law of the sea, international law, general principles

23.

Sharing the Benefits of Sustainable Fisheries: From Global to Local Legal Approaches to Marine Ecosystem Services for Poverty Alleviation (Science – Policy Analysis)

Science Policy Working Paper No. 7, 2017
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 03 Apr 2017
Daniela Diz, Elisa Morgera and Meriwether Wilson
University of Strathclyde, Strathclyde Law School and University of Edinburgh
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Abstract:

ecosystem services, ecosystem approach to fisheries, ecosystem approach, poverty alleviation, marine biodiversity, United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea, UN Fish Stocks Agreement

24.

Connecting SDG 14 with the other Sustainable Development Goals through Marine Spatial Planning

SCELG Working Paper No 6 (Latest revision: 18 June 2017)
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 13 Mar 2017 Last Revised: 19 Jun 2017
Elisa Morgera and Mara Ntona
Strathclyde Law School and Strathclyde Centre for Environmental Law and Governance (SCELG)
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Abstract:

Sustainable Development Goals, sustainable development, ecosystem services, marine spatial planning, Convention on Biological Diversity, ecosystem approach

25.

Under the Radar: Fair and Equitable Benefit-Sharing and the Human Rights of Indigenous Peoples and Local Communities Related to Natural Resources

BENELEX Working Paper N. 10 (Rev January 2017)
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 21 Dec 2016 Last Revised: 26 Jan 2017
Elisa Morgera
Strathclyde Law School
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Abstract:

equity, international law, benefit-sharing, biodiversity, human rights, indigenous peoples, local communities