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Cover of the book Multilateral Compliance Mechanisms in EU Environmental Law

Just published: Birgit Hollaus’ monograph on Environmental Compliance Mechanisms and EU law

With the EU having developed into an active international actor, EU policies are more and more influenced by international law obligations, processes, and institutions.

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Birgit Hollaus presented at the IUCN AEL Colloquium 2023

Birgit Hollaus participated in the 20th Annual Colloquium of the IUCN Academy of Environmental Law, held from 31 July to 4 August 2023 at the University of Eastern Finland and its Centerre for Climate…

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WU Team wins environmental law moot court

Coached by Birgit Hollaus, together with Claudia Wutscher, a team of WU law students participated in this year’s environmental law moot court – and won!

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Birgit Hollaus presented at the ÖVAG seminar on the Aarhus Convention

Even 25 years after its adoption, the Aarhus Convention still challenges the Austrian legal system.

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Birgit Hollaus at the 2nd Austrian Climate Law Day

How does the climate crisis relate to fundamental rights?

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ÖVO-Dialog: Aktuelle Fragen der Unternehmens- und IT-Beratung

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Stephan Leixnering awarded the Kardinal-Innitzer-Prize 2022

Stephan Leixnering has received the Kardinal-Innitzer-Prize 2022 in the category Promotion Prize for Social and Economic Sciences for his habilitation thesis. The prize was awarded by the protector of…

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President of the Constitutional Court of Moldova visits the institute

On 17 November, Domnica Manole, the President of the Constitutional Court of Moldova, visited the Research Institute for Urban Management and Governance.

International Workshop

Giving visual and material form to ideas, identity and imagination: Architecture, urbanism and sustainable construction

WU Vienna University of Economics and Business, MAY 12-13, 2014

Organizers: Eva Boxenbaum, CGS Mines ParisTech; Candace Jones, Boston College; Renate Meyer, WU Vienna; Silviya Svejenova, CBS Copenhagen Business School

Keynote speakers were:

  • Trevor Pinch, Cornell University

  • Roy Suddaby, University of Alberta