The session will be facilitated by Researcher Teresa Cappiali, Specialist in Transformative Learning and Senior Researcher and expert on Human Rights and Environment, and Dr. Matthew Scott, Head of the thematic area Human Rights and Environnement at the Raoul Wallenberg Institute in Lund will also join us.
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Matthew Scott is head of the Human Rights and the Environment thematic area at the Raoul Wallenberg Institute of Human Rights and Humanitarian Law in Lund, Sweden.
His area of expertise lies in legal and policy responses to internal and cross-border displacement in the context of disasters and climate change. In this space, he has published a monograph with Cambridge University Press entitled Climate Change, Disasters and the Refugee Convention, an edited volume with Routledge entitled Climate Change, Disasters and Internal Displacement in Asia and the Pacific: A Human Rights-Based Approach, along with a range of book chapters and academic articles on the subject. He is a member of the advisory committee of the Platform on Disaster Displacement, a member of the editorial board of the Yearbook of International Disaster Law, and a founding member of the Nordic Network on Climate Related Displacement and Mobility, and the Gothenburg, Lund, Uppsala Migration Law Network. He holds a PhD in Public International Law from Lund University, and a Masters degree in Social Anthropology of Development from the School of Oriental and African Studies at the University of London.
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This event is kindly supported by and made possible by: Sparbanksstiftelsen Finn, Film i Skåne, Lunds Kommun – Thank you for making this possible!