The European Society of International Law (ESIL) Interest Group on the Law of the Sea (LAWSEA IG) provides a forum for those involved in, or interested in, international law of the sea matters, including navigation, maritime delimitation, jurisdiction over maritime spaces, exploration and exploitation of the seabed, fisheries, the protection of the marine environment, the settlement of maritime disputes, European Union interests in the law of the sea, and the activities of institutions that focus on the law of the sea.
The LAWSEA IG is a place for ESIL members from academia, government and private practice to exchange information, and facilitate research, co-operation and discussion on law of the sea issues. To this end, the LAWSEA IG endeavours to (co-)organise panels, conferences and workshops, and to collaborate with other groups that focus on law of the sea topics.
For more information about the LAWSEA IG, or opportunities for co-operation (such as sponsoring law of the sea related events), please contact the convenors:
- Professor Maria Gavouneli, Faculty of Law & Athens Public International Law Center – Athens PIL, National & Kapodistrian University of Athens (firstname.lastname@example.org)
- Dr. Anthi Koskina, Athens Public International Law Center – Athens PIL, National & Kapodistrian University of Athens (email@example.com)
- Dr. Gabriela A. Oanta, University of A Coruña (firstname.lastname@example.org)
- Ms Jessica Schechinger LLM, University of Glasgow (email@example.com)
Our Annual Report 2018-2019 can be accessed here.
We also have a Twitter account, please follow us @esil_lawsea.