Research Networks

The Centre has excellent contacts with other research units in Belgium and abroad, including

  • CEDRE (Centre d'Etude du Droit de l'Environnement, Université Saint-Louis, Brussel)
  • IGEAT (Institut de Gestion de l'Environnement et d'Aménagement du Territoire, Université Libre de Bruxelles),
  • Vrije Universiteit Brussel
  • Université de Liège
  • Centrum voor Wetgevingsvraagstukken (Universiteit van Tilburg)
  • Centrum voor Milieurecht (UvA)
  • Environmental Law Network International (Darmstadt)
  • Avosetta (

and with individual researchers incl. at the Universities of Frankfurt, Stockholm, Wroclaw, Uppsala, Maastricht, Berlin and several American Universities, including the Environmental Law Programme of Pace University.

Special mention deserves the specific cooperation agreements with the following research centres:
The Research Institute of Environmental Law (RIEL) of  Wuhan University (PR China)
The Utrecht Centre for Water, Oceans and Sustainability []
The Centre is also member of the IUCN Academy of Environmental Law [] and organised its 8th colloquium in 2010 []