January, 2021

Vance Center Joins United Nations Environment Project

The Vance Center’s Environment Program is assisting the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) with its mandate to prepare the 2021 Global Report on Environmental Rule of Law. Focus on the... Read More

December, 2020

Vance Center Commemorates Bangkok Rules 10th Anniversary

The Vance Center’s Human Rights and Access to Justice Program, under its Women in Prison Project, launched a social media campaign  to commemorate the 10th anniversary of the United Nations Ru... Read More

October, 2020

Vance Center Authors Report on Rights of Rivers

The Vance Center Environment Program, together with the Earth Law Center and International Rivers, has authored a comprehensive report on the “Rights of Nature” around the world. “A global ... Read More

July, 2020

Vance Center Explores Endowment Funds for Environmental Protection in Brazil

The Environment Program assisted The Nature Conservancy (TNC) in analyzing a new legal regime for endowment funds to support environmental protection in Brazil. Read More

May, 2020

Vance Center Co-Sponsors International Environmental Law Committee Event

The Vance Center’s Environment Program has worked with the International Environmental Law Committee of the New York City Bar Association to organize an upcoming panel discussion reviewing inte... Read More

April, 2020

Vance Center Joins Discussions on the Right to a Healthy Environment and COVID-19

Vance Center Environment Program staff participated in several high-level discussions about the relationship between the right to a healthy environment and the COVID-19 pandemic. Read More