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ELI Partnership in Mexico to Continue Thanks to Tinker Grant

The Tinker Foundation awarded ELI a two-year grant to continue our work with partner Centro Mexicano de Derecho Ambiental (CEMDA) implementing Mexico’s constitutional right to water.

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Fred Anderson, First ELI President, Passes

It is with great sadness that the Environmental Law Institute acknowledges the death of Fred Anderson, the first President of ELI. Fred was an acclaimed NGO President, Law Dean, and novelist. From 1970-1980, Fred served as the first Editor-in-Chief of the Environmental Law Reporter and as President of ELI. His great vision and energy set the foundation for the highly respected, international organization that ELI has become.

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New York Times Profiles Clean Air Act Co-Author Nordhaus, Brother

Robert Nordhaus, an energy lawyer and the author of Section 111(d) of the CAA (and the lead article in the May issue of ELR), and his brother William Nordhaus, a Yale economist, are profoundly shaping how the U.S. and other nations take on global warming. The May 10 issue of the New York Times profiles the two environmental leaders as they plan to tackle carbon regulation.

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Wayne State University Law Student Wins Beveridge & Diamond Writing Competition

Paul Stewart, a second-year law student at Wayne State University Law School, has been named the winner of the 2013-2014 Beveridge & Diamond Constitutional Environmental Law Writing Competition...

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Gulf of Mexico: Building Bridges between Restoration Programs and Existing Federal Programs

A new ELI report identifies ways to establish linkages between the Deepwater Horizon disaster restoration and recovery funding and existing federal conservation and restoration programs, to maximize the long-term benefits of Gulf of Mexico recovery efforts...

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