On the 25th of November, Edwin Alblas presented at the EPA/ICEL conference on ‘Environmental Law and Enforcement: Emerging Challenges’. This conference, co-organized by the EPA and the Irish Center for European Law, saw a range of presenters including both academics and practitioners. In the program, three places to present were reserved for PhDs, who were selected to present on a competitive basis. At the conference, Edwin presented his paper entitled ‘Translating nature rules from the EU to the individual farmer’s level: Dutch environmental cooperatives as regulatory intermediaries’.
photo: Dr Tom Ryan, director of enforcement at the EPA, with PhD students Sarah Enright, Laurie O’Keeffe, and Edwin Alblas (far right)