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The role of SEERIL is to coordinate the activities of the following committees:
Message from SEERIL Chair, Patricia Nuñez
'Welcome to the Section on Energy, Environment, Natural Resources and Infrastructure Law of the International Bar Association (SEERIL)!
The purposes of the Section – in accordance with its by-laws - are to promote an interchange of information and views and to advance knowledge as to laws, practices and procedures...' Read more
SEERIL Biennial Conference 2016 - General Meeting Agenda
SEERIL ANNUAL SCHOLARSHIP OPPORTUNIES
Each year the Section for Energy, Environment and Natural Resources and Infrastructure Law offers two scholarship awards:
SEERIL awards an amount of up to 18,000 to pursue post-graduate studies that may involve master, PhD or post-doctoral research topics in the energy and natural resources field. This scholarship is open to all qualifying academic institutions and their students free of charge. A ‘qualifying academic institution’ is one where at least one member or adjunct member of the faculty is a member of the IBA and a SEERIL committee. The Scholarship is normally open for submission of applications between February and March each year and it is generally awarded during the months of June/July. For further details on applicant qualifications and application submissions please see the following:
SEERIL 2016 Scholarship for Energy and Natural Resource Law Studies - Now accepting applications. For further information and application details, please CLICK HERE.
The Section on Energy, Environment, Natural Resources and Infrastructure Law is pleased to participate in the IBA Annual Conference Scholarship Programme. This programme provides scholarships which are awarded to young lawyers who wish to participate at the Annual Conference, but may find it financially difficult to do so.
The Annual Conference Scholarship includes waived registration fee to attend the Annual Conference, as well as a contribution towards travel/accommodation expenses and is open to those who meet the 'Young Lawyer' eligibility criteria. The Annual Conference Scholarship Programme generally opens for application submissions between late February and early March each year. For further information and application details, please CLICK HERE.
Biennial Conference of the Section on Energy, Environment, Natural Resources and Infrastructure Law 2016 Challenges in the 21st Century: New Issues on the Horizon
17 – 20 April 2016
New York, USA
Covering the biggest legal issues and challenges facing the natural resources, energy, mining, oil & power, environmental law, water and international construction industries. Attendance at this event will ensure that you stay up-to-date with current and emerging issues and opportunities and will provide you with unparalleled networking.
Full programme and registration information is available here on the conference website.
H I G H L I G H T S
Since 2010, SEERIL's Biennial Conferences have produced a Protocol which have outlined the findings of the conference, and which set the agenda for SEERIL for the years to come. These documents are produced by rapporteurs from all the conference sessions and are discussed in depth on the final day.