IBA Annual Conference Miami 2022

30 Oct - 4 Nov 2022

Rooms 234, Level 2

Session information

The collapse of biodiversity: can new economies revert it?
Rooms 234, Level 2 View location
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Environment, Health and Safety Law Committee (Lead)


This session will describe which are the main current threats to biodiversity and the connection between the need to stop it and the development of new products and services to consumers, analysing the shifting of paradigms on economy, with an overview of the key proposals of circular economy, blue economy and collaborative economies. Speakers will also address the law´s role is promoting or adjusting to these trends and preventing further collapse.

Session / Workshop Chair(s)

Chiara Colamonico Macchi di Cellere Gangemi, Rome, Italy; European Regional Forum Liaison Officer, Environment, Health and Safety Law Committee
Roberta Danelon Leonhardt Machado Meyer Advogados, São Paulo, Brazil; Senior Vice Chair, Environment, Health and Safety Law Committee


Felipe Arango TNFD, Miami Beach, Florida, USA
Gamila Kassem World Bank, Washington, District of Columbia, USA
Santiago Lobeira Evolusíe 3.8, Mexico City, Mexico
John Scanlon United States Department of Justice, Miami, Florida, USA