The Expert Group was extremely honoured to receive an overwhelming amount of endorsements of the Climate Principles for Enterprises, from all continents. The full list can be found below.

Endorsers of the second edition

Name

Affiliation

Sam Adelman

Associate Professor, School of Law, Warwick University

The Hon. Antonio H. Benjamin

Justice of the High Court of Brazil; Chair of the IUCN World Commission on Environmental Law; Secretary General of the UN Environment International Advisory Council on Environmental Justice

Lisa Benjamin

Assistant Professor, Lewis & Clark Law School, Portland (U.S.A)

Phon van den Biesen

Attorney at Law, Amsterdam

Ben Boer

Professor at the University of Sydney (em.); National Distinguished Professor, Research Institute of Environmental Law, Wuhan University

Tim Bonyhady

Director, Australian Centre for Environmental Law; Director, Centre for Climate Law and Policy; Professor, College of Law, Australian National University; Fellow of the Academy of the Social Sciences in Australia; Fellow of the Australian Academy of the Humanities

Jean-Sébastien Borghetti

Professor of Private Law, University Paris-Assas (Paris II)

Klaus Bosselman

Professor of Public International, European and Environmental Law at the University of Auckland

David R. Boyd

UN Special Rapporteur on Human Rights and Environment

Geert Van Calster

Professor Ordinarius, University of Leuven; Practising Member of the Belgian Bar

Sandra Cassotta

Associate Professor of International, Environmental and Energy Law, Aalborg University; Adjunct Professor of Law, Western Sydney University; Lead Author at the IPCC on Polar Issues

Stanzin Chostak

Associate Professor, The Indian Law Institute

Esmeralda Colombo

Lecturer at the University of Bergen

Geert Corstens

Previous President of the Supreme Court of the Netherlands

Francois Crépeau

Hans & Tamar Oppenheimer Professor of Public International Law, McGill University; Director of the McGill Centre for Human Rights and Legal Pluralism; former United Nations Special Rapporteur on the Human Rights of Migrants

Cees van Dam

Professor of International Business and Human Rights, Rotterdam school of Management, Erasmus University

Danielle DennyResearcher at the Center for Advanced Studies in Applied Research, Universidade de São Paulo, Escola Superior de Agricultura de Queiroz, Piracicaba, Brazil; Visiting Researcher at the Asia-Pacific Centre for Environmental Law, National University of Singapore

Meinhard Doelle

Professor of Law, Dalhousie University (Canada), Chair Marine Environmental Protection, World Marine University

Astrid Epiney

Rector of the University of Freiburg (Switzerland)

David Estrin

Co-Chair, International Bar Association Presidential Task Force on Climate Change LSM   Co-Chair, International Bar Association Presidential Task Force on Climate Justice & Human Rights, Certified Environmental Law Specialist,  Ianni Fellow & Co-Director Transnational Environmental Law Climate Litigation and Policy Clinical Project, University of Windsor Faculty of Law

Michael G. Faure

Professor of Comparative and International Environmental Law at Maastricht University Academic Director of the Maastricht European Institute for Transnational Legal Research; Academic Director of Ius Commune Research School; Professor of Law and Economics at Erasmus University Rotterdam; Scientific Director at the European Centre for Tort and Insurance Law

Liz Fisher

Professor of Environmental Law, Corpus Christi College and Faculty of Law, Oxford University

Anita Foerster

Senior Lecturer, Monash Business School, Monash University, Australia

Jan Watse Fokkens

Former Procurator-General in the Supreme Court of the Netherlands

Rob Fowler

Adjunct Professor, Law School, University of South Australia, former Chair of IUCN academy of Environmental Law (2008-13)

Romesh Gautam

Senior Advocate in the Supreme Court of India; Former Advocate General & Addl. Advocate General of 7 States; Global Chairman & Director General (Legal), International Human Right Organisation; World Chairman (Legal), All India Council of Human Rights, Liberties and Social Justice; Recipient of 45 International & National Awards

Ivo Giesen

Professor of Private Law, Utrecht University

Luísa Cortat Simonetti Gonçalves

PhD in International Environmental Law, Guest Researcher at the Max Planck Institute Luxembourg for International, European and Regulatory Procedural Law, Luxembourg

Hans Petter Graver

Professor, Department of Private Law, University of Oslo, President of The Norwegian Academy of Science and Letters

Anna Grear

Professor of Law and Theory, Cardiff University

Ingrid Gubbay (personal capacity)

Head of Environmental Law and Human Rights Litigation, Hausfeld & Co.

Fiona Haines

Professor of Criminology, School of Social and Political Sciences, University of Melbourne

Parvez Hassan

Senior Advocate of the Supreme Court of Pakistan; President of the Pakistan Environmental Law Association; former Chairman, IUCN World Commission on Environmental Law

Paul Hohnen

Former senior diplomat and involved, inter alia, in numerous corporate governance initiatives

Lesley Hughes

Distinguished Professor of Biology, Macquarie University; Councillor with the Climate Council of Australia

The Hon. Sushila Karki

Former Chief Justice of Nepal

Elbert de Jong

Professor of Private Law, University of Utrecht

Esther Kentin

Lecturer Moot Court International Law, Project leader Leiden Advocacy Project on Plastic, Faculty of Law, Leiden University

Ashok Khosla

Former co-President of the Club of Rome; former President of the International Union for the Conservation of Nature; former co-Chair of the United Nations Environment Programme’s Resource Panel

Bernhard A. Koch

Professor of Civil Law, University of Innsbruck

Koh, Kheng-Lian

Professor (em.), National University of Singapore; former Director, Asia-Pacific Centre for Environmental Law and currently member of its advisory committee; ASEAN Representative of the International Council of Environmental Law, and member of its Board of Governers

Willem Konijnenbelt

Former member of the Council of State of the Netherlands; Em. Professor of Public Law, University of Amsterdam; Legislative Counsel

Louis J. Kotzé

Research Professor, North-West University of South-Africa; Visiting Professor of Environmental Law, University of Lincoln

Cary Krosinsky

Lecturer, Yale Centre for Business and the Environment, Yale University; Adjunct Lecturer, Environment & Society, Brown University; Co-Founder and Director, Real Impact Tracker

Muhammed Tawfiq Ladan

Director General of the Nigerian institute of Advanced Legal Studies Abuja/Lagos

Jolene Lin

Associate Professor and Director, Asia Pacific Centre for Environmental Law, National University of Singapore

Marc A. Loth

Former Justice in the Supreme Court; Professor of Private Law, Tilburg University

Lye, Linn Heng

Adjunct Professor, Faculty of Law, National University of Singapore, Hon. Advisor & former Director, Asia-Pacific Centre for Environmental Law (APCEL)

Anna Marhold

Assistant Professor at the Institute of Public Law and the Grotius Centre for International Legal Studies at Leiden University

Paul Martin

Director of the Australian Centre for Agriculture and Law, University of New England, Australia

Jennifer McKay

Professor of Business Law, University of South Australia

Karren Morrow

Professor of Environmental Law, Swansea University

Bambang H. Mulyono

Head of the Judicial Training Centre on Technical Matters, Supreme Court of the Republic of Indonesia

Egbert Myjer

Commissioner of the International Commission of Jurists; Former Judge in the European Court of Human Rights

Rebecca Nelson

Associate Professor, Melbourne Law School, University of Melbourne 

Antonio A. Oposa, Jr.

Environmental lawyer; UNEP Roll of Honour (1997); Centre for International Environmental Law Award (2008); Ramon Magaysay Award (2009)

Emanuela Orlando

Lecturer in Environmental Law, University of Sussex

Tom Ottervanger

Director/founder of the Leiden Centre for East African Community Law (LEAC), visiting Professor of Competition Law at the LUISS University in Rome, former partner Allen & Overy

Richard Ottinger

Former member of the United States House of Representatives, Co-director of the Pace Global Center for Environmental Legal Studies, founder of the Pace Energy & Climate Center

Jacqueline Peel

Professor of Law, Melbourne Law School

Nicholas A. Robinson

University Professor on the Environment; Gilbert and Sarah Kerlin Distinguished Professor of Environmental Law, Pace Law School

Albert Ruda

Associate Professor in Private Law and Dean at the Faculty of Law, University of Girona; IUCN World Commission on Environmental Law member

Oliver C. Ruppel

Resident Representative and Director, Climate Policy and Energy Security Programme for Sub-Saharan Africa, Konrad Adenauer Stiftung

Victor de Seriere

Former partner Allen & Overy, professor of securities law at Radboud University, Nijmegen

Joana Setzer

Assistant Professorial Research Fellow, Climate governance and climate litigation, London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE)

Peter SingerIra W. DeCamp Professor of Bioethics in the University Center for Human Values, Princeton University

J. Lodewijk Smeehuijzen

Professor of Private Law, Free University of Amsterdam

Lise Smit

Senior Research Fellow in Business and Human Rights and Director, Human Rights Due Diligence Forum, Professor of Environmental Law

Niko Soininen

Center for Climate, Energy and Environmental Law, UEF Law School, University of Eastern Finland, Vice-director of UEF Water Research program, Sub-project lead, BlueAdapt-consortium, Editor-in-chief for Finnish Environmental Law Review

Martin Spitzer

Professor Civil law and civil procedure law, Vienna University of Economics and Business

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NGO, Amsterdam

Ana Stanič

Director & Founder, E&A Law, Member of the Permanent Court of Arbitration

Stephen Stec

Stephen Stec, J.D., M.Phil. Environmental Sciences and Policy Department, Central European University

Cat Tully

Founder of the School of International Futures (SOIF), Former Strategy Project Director at the UK’s Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO) and Senior Policy Adviser in the Prime Minister’s Strategy Unit

The Hon. Emmanuel Ugirashebuja

Former President of the East African Court of Justice

Samuel Varvastian

PhD Researcher, Cardiff University

Jan van de Venis

Senior Lawyer Human Rights and Climate Change at JustLaw, UN Harmony with Nature Expert, initiator UN Reporting Initiative on Climate Health Water and Environment (RICHWE).

Jonathan VerschuurenProfessor of International and European Environmental Law – Tilburg Sustainability Center and Tilburg Law School, Extraordinary Professor North West University – Potchefstroom (South Africa)

Kira Vinke

Project Lead EPICC (East Africa Peru India Climate Capacities), Potsdam Institute for Climate Impact Research

The Hon. Tshering Wangchuk

Former Chief Justice of Bhutan

Radboud WinkelsDean of PPLE College, University of Amsterdam

Trevor Daya-Winterbottom

Associate Professor of Law, Barrister at Lincoln’s Inn & New Zealand, Deputy Chair of the IUCN Academy of Environmental Law, Member of ILA Committee on Sustainable Resource Management, Faculty of Law University of Waikato

Mary Christina Wood (personal capacity)

Philip H. Knight Professor of Law and Faculty Director of the Environmental and Natural Resource Law Program, University of Oregon School of Law

Endorsers of the first edition

NameAffiliation
Sam AdelmanAssociate Professor, School of Law, Warwick University
The Hon. Antonio H. BenjaminJustice of the High Court of Brazil; Chair of the IUCN World Commission on Environmental Law; Secretary General of the UN Environment International Advisory Council on Environmental Justice
Lisa Benjamin2017-2018 Global Leaders Fellow, Blavatnik School of Government, University of Oxford; Assistant Professor, The University of the Bahamas
Tim BleekerPhD Candidate, Utrecht Centre for Water, Oceans and Sustainability Law, University of Utrecht
Ben BoerProfessor at the University of Sydney (em.); National Distinguished Professor, Research Institute of Environmental Law, Wuhan University
Tim BonyhadyDirector, Australian Centre for Environmental Law; Director, Centre for Climate Law and Policy; Professor, College of Law, Australian National University; Fellow of the Academy of the Social Sciences in Australia; Fellow of the Australian Academy of the Humanities
Jean-Sébastien BorghettiProfessor of Private Law, University Paris-Assas (Paris II)
Charles-Hubert BornProfessor of Environmental & Urban Law, Catholic University of Leuven; land use planning & environmental lawyer
Klaus BosselmanProfessor of Public International, European and Environmental Law at the University of Auckland
Kirsty Brimelow QCBarrister, Doughty Street Chambers
Geert Van CalsterProfessor Ordinarius, University of Leuven; Practising Member of the Belgian Bar
Miquel Martin CasalsProfessor of Private Law, University of Girona
Sandra CassottaAssociate Professor of International, Environmental and Energy Law, Aalborg University; Adjunct Professor of Law, Western Sydney University; Lead Author at the IPCC on Polar Issues
Stanzin ChostakAssociate Professor, The Indian Law Institute
Client EarthNGO, London
Esmeralda ColomboPhD Researcher at the University of Bergen
Geert CorstensPrevious President of the Supreme Court of the Netherlands
Francois CrépeauHans & Tamar Oppenheimer Professor of Public International Law, McGill University; Director of the McGill Centre for Human Rights and Legal Pluralism; former United Nations Special Rapporteur on the Human Rights of Migrants
The Hon. Hilario G. Davide, Jr.Former Chief Justice of the Philippines; former Permanent Representative of the Philippines to the United Nations
David EstrinCo-Chair, International Bar Association Presidential Task Force on Climate Change Justice & Human Rights; Certified Environmental Law Specialist; Distinguished Adjunct Professor, Co-Academic Director, Environmental Justice and Sustainability Clinical Program, Osgoode Hall Law School, York University, Toronto
Michael G. FaureProfessor of Comparative and International Environmental Law at Maastricht University Academic Director of the Maastricht European Institute for Transnational Legal Research; Academic Director of Ius Commune Research School; Professor of Law and Economics at Erasmus University Rotterdam; Scientific Director at the European Center for Tort and Insurance Law
Jörg FedtkeA.N. Yiannopoulos Professor in Comparative Law, Tulane University Law School; Professor of Common Law, University of Passau
Liz FisherProfessor of Environmental Law, Corpus Christi College and Faculty of Law, Oxford University
Tim FlanneryHonorary Professorial Fellow, University of Melbourne; Chief Councillor of the Climate Council of Australia; 2007 Australian of the Year; Author of over 30 books including Atmosphere of Hope: Searching for Solutions to the Climate Crisis (2015) and The Weather Makers: The History and Future Impact of Climate Change (2005)
Jan Watse FokkensPrevious Procurator-General in the Supreme Court of the Netherlands
Rob FowlerAdjunct Professor, Law School, University of South Australia, former Chair of IUCN academy of Environmental Law (2008-13)
Romesh GautamSenior Advocate in the Suprme Court of India; Former Advocate General & Addl. Advocate General of 7 States; Global Chairman & Director General (Legal), International Human RIght Organisation; World Chairman (Legal), All India Council of Human Rights, Liberties and Social Justice; Recipient of 45 International & National Awards
Maria GavouneliAssociate Professor of International Law, Faculty of Law, National & Kapodistrian University of Athens
Luísa Cortat Simonetti GonçalvesPhD candidate in International Environmental Law, Maastricht University
Anna GrearProfessor of Law and Theory, Cardiff University
Ingrid Gubbay (personal capacity)Head of Environmental Law and Human Rights Litigation, Hausfeld & Co.
Fiona HainesProfessor of Criminology, School of Social and Political Sciences, University of Melbourne
Parvez HassanSenior Advocate of the Supreme Court of Pakistan; President of the Pakistan Environmental Law Association; former Chairman, IUCN World Commission on Environmental Law
Monika HintereggerProfessor of Private Law, University of Graz
Paul HohnenFormer senior diplomat and involved, inter alia, in numerous corporate governance initiatives
Lesley HughesDistinguished Professor of Biology, Macquarie University; Councillor with the Climate Council of Australia
The Hon. Sushila KarkiChief Justice of Nepal
Elbert de JongSenior Lecturer, University of Utrecht
Ashok KhoslaFormer co-President of the Club of Rome; former President of the International Union for the Conservation of Nature; former co-Chair of the United Nations Environment Programme’s Resource Panel
The Hon. Michael KirbyRetired Justice in the High Court of Australia, twice acting as Chief Justice of Australia; former President of the International Commission of Jurists
Bernhard A. KochProfessor of Civil Law, University of Innsbruck
Koh, Kheng-LianProfessor (em.), National University of Singapore; Honorary Director, Asia-Pacific Centre for Environmental Law
Willem KonijnenbeltFormer member of the Council of State of the Netherlands; Em. Professor of Public Law, University of Amsterdam; Legislative Counsel
Louis J. KotzéResearch Professor, North-West University of South-Africa; Visiting Professor of Environmental Law, University of Lincoln
Cary KrosinskyLecturer, Yale Center for Business and the Environment, Yale University; Adjunct Lecturer, Environment & Society, Brown University; Co-Founder and Director, Real Impact Tracker
Muhammed Tawfiq LadanProfessor of Law, Ahmadu Bello University; Executive Member of the Association of African Environmental Law Scholars; Member, IUCN World Commission on Environmental Law; Member, World Jurist Association; former Hubert Humphrey Fellow
Yulia LevashovaResearcher/Lecturer, Nyenrode Business University and Utrecht University
Jolene LinAssociate Professor and Director, Asia Pacific Centre for Environmental Law, National University of Singapore
Marc A. LothFormer Justice in the Supreme Court; Professor of Private Law, Tilburg University
Benoit MayerAssistant Professor, The Chinese University of Hong Kong Faculty of Law
Jennifer McKayProfessor of Business Law, University of South Australia
M. C. MehtaLegendary public interest attorney at the Supreme Court of India
Darrell MoellendorfProfessor of International Political Theory and Philosophy, Johann Wolfgang Goethe University (Frankfurt-am-Main)
Karren MorrowProfessor of Environmental Law, Swansea University
Bambang H. MulyonoChief Judge in the District Court of Padang, West Sumatra, Indonesia; Course Manager at the Environmental Certified Judges Program, Indonesia
Egbert MyjerCommissioner of the International Commission of Jurists; Former Judge in the European Court of Human Rights
Antonio A. Oposa, Jr.Environmental lawyer; UNEP Roll of Honour (1997); Center for International Environmental Law Award (2008); Ramon Magaysay Award (2009)
Emanuela OrlandoLecturer in Environmental Law, University of Sussex
The Hon. Justice Nicola Hope Margaret PainJudge, Land and Environment Court of New South Wales, Australia
Catherine PearceDirector Future Justice, World Future Council
Jacqueline PeelProfessor of Law, Melbourne Law School
The Hon. A. F. M. Abdur RahmanJustice in the Supreme Court of Bangladesh
Leonie ReinsAssistant Professor, Tilburg University
Nicholas A. RobinsonUniversity Professor on the Environment; Gilbert and Sarah Kerlin Distinguished Professor of Environmental Law, Pace Law School
Albert RudaAssociate Professor in Private Law and Dean at the Faculty of Law, University of Girona; IUCN World Commission on Environmental Law member
Oliver C. RuppelResident Representative and Director, Climate Policy and Energy Security Programme for Sub-Saharan Africa, Konrad Adenauer Stiftung
Werner ScholtzProfessor of Law, University of the Western Cape; Regional African Law and Human Security project; Visiting Professor, Lincoln Law School, University of Lincoln
Henrik SchoukensPostdoc staff member, Department of International Public Law, Ghent University; Environmental lawyer
Eva Schulev-SteindlProfessor of Public Law; Director of the Institute of Public Law and Political Science, University of Graz
Sara L. SeckAssociate Professor, Shulich School of Law, Dalhousie University
Joana SetzerBritish Academy Postdoctoral Fellow, Grantham Research Institute on Climate Change and the Environment, London School of Economics & Political Science
Maj. Gen. Praveen Kumar SharmaDirector, Amity Law School, Amity University Haryana
Jessica Simor QCBarrister, Matrix Chambers, London
Peter SingerIra W. DeCamp Professor of Bioethics, University Center for Human Values, Princeton University; Laureate Professor, School of Historical and Philosophical Studies, University of Melbourne
Nico SoininenSenior lecturer of Environmental Law at the University of Eastern Finland
Ana StaničDirector & Founder, E&A Law; Solicitor Advocate
Stephen StecCo-Executive Director, Environmental Law Association of Eastern Europe and Newly Independent States (Guta Association)
James ThorntonChief Executive Officer, Client Earth
The Hon. Emmanuel UgirashebujaFormer President of the East African Court of Justice
Jakob von UexkullFounder and Chair of the Management Board, World Future Council
Samvel VarvastianPhD Researcher, Cardiff University
Patrick V. Verkooijen (personal capacity)Professor of Sustainable Development Policy, Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy
Kira VinkeResearch Analyst to the Director, Potstam Institute for Climate Impact Research
Christina Voigt (personal capacity)Professor of Public and International Law, University of Oslo
Michael D. WilsonAssociate Justice, Supreme Court of Hawaii
Gerd WinterResearch Professor for Environmental Law, University of Bremen
Trevor Daya-WinterbottomSenior Lecturer in Law, University of Waikato; Member, IUCN World Commission on Environmental Law
Mary Christina Wood (personal capacity)Philip H. Knight Professor of Law and Faculty Director of the Environmental and Natural Resource Law Program, University of Oregon School of Law