Guest lecturer – Professor Felix Ekardt – an expert in Public Law, Legal Philosophy and Climate Policy will give a lecture on „Climate Change as a Social and Economic Problem" on Wednesday, 20th May 2015, 16.00 at Vilnius University, Faculty of Economics Room 707, Saulėtekio ave. 9, Vilnius. Working language of the lecture: English, participation: free. Professor will deal with European sustainability policy, discuss measures to combat climate change and avert severe consequences for the society and economy.
Since 2009 professor Felix Ekardt works as a public law and legal philosophy professor at the University of Rostock. Since 2009 he leads a Research Unit in Leipzig and Berlin, which deals with Sustainability and Climate Policy. His research topics: environmental/sustainability policy and environmental/sustainability law, theory of justice, human rights, constitutional law, sustainability theory, interdisciplinary and transdisciplinary problems of sustainability, transformation processes and social learning, governance and policy instruments.
Lecture is organized by the Baltic-German Liaison Office.