Call for Papers – Sustainable Development Law and Policy

The McGill International Journal of Sustainable Development Law and Policy (JSDLP) is presently accepting submissions for Volume 5:2. The issue of development, with its impact on environmental degradation and human rights, is of growing concern. This general issue of the JSDLP seeks to present and analyze legal and policy issues of critical importance for implementing sustainable development. Examples of suitable topics for submission include, but are not limited to: environmental and social safeguards in international trade and investment agreements; land use law and sustainable development; corporate social responsibility; trade and intellectual property rights in genetic organisms; environmental and social considerations in WTO dispute resolution; and natural resource conservation laws and best practices.

The full call for papers (in PDF) is here. The deadline is Nov. 1, 2008.