Climate and Environmental Litigation and Human Rights

January 27, 2022Duke Law News

Wednesday, February 09, 2022

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Kristin Casper
General Counsel,
Greenpeace International

Eva Okoth
Senior Programme Officer,
Natural Justice

Monica Iyer, moderator
Clinical Fellow / Senior Lecturing Fellow,
Duke Law International Human Rights Clinic


As part of the Human Rights in Practice speaker series, join Kristin Casper, Greenpeace International, and Eva Okoth, Natural Justice, for a discussion of the use of litigation and other legal strategies to secure human rights and climate and environmental justice in Kenya and around the world, moderated by Monica Iyer, Duke Law School.

The event is organized by the Center for International and Comparative Law and the International Human Rights Clinic. Co-sponsored by the Duke Human Rights Center at the Franklin Humanities Institute; the Duke Human Rights Center at the Kenan Institute for Ethics; the Environmental Law and Policy Clinic; the Environmental Law Society; the Human Rights Law Society; and the International Law Society. The event is free and open to all. No registration is required. Lunches for attendees available at the end of the program. For more information contact Balfour Smith at

Please remember that Duke University has a mandatory mask requirement on campus (indoor and outdoor). Due to pandemic restrictions, boxed lunches for take away will be available for attendees at the end of the program; you cannot eat in the room during or after the event.

View the recording of the program.