POSTPONED: International Fisheries Law Conference

Thursday 10.09.2020, 09:00, Kongshøll, Tórshavn

On 10th and 11th of September the University of the Faroe Islands will host an International Fisheries Law Conference in Tórshavn, Faroe Islands. The conference is a joint event by the University of the Faroe Islands and Law of the Sea Institute of Iceland, and sponsored by UiT The Arctic University of Norway and Netherlands Institute for the Law of the Sea.

The Conference will focus on challenges that emerge and those that persist in international fisheries law, including IUU related matters, institutional mechanisms in RFMOs, jurisdictional aspects in regard to fisheries disputes, substantive aspects in regard to disputes on the conservation and management of transboundary fish stocks, trade related measures with respect to fisheries resources and fisheries related matters concering BBNJ.

The Conference will be held in the new building of the University of the Faroe Islands, Kongshøll. In the evening of 10 September there will be a Reception in Mullers Pakkhús, which is old and picturesque warehoouse, which has now been converted to reception premises.

Please visit the conference website for more info on the programme, speakers and registration