World Congress on Justice, Governance and Law for Environmental Sustainability

17 Jun

FGV Projetos, in partnership with the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) and the Association of Magistrates of the State of Rio de Janeiro (Associação dos Magistrados do Estado do Rio de Janeiro – Amaerj), together with the State Prosecutor's Office of the State of Rio de Janeiro and the Court of the State of Rio de Janeiro, held the World Congress on Justice, Governance and Law for Environmental Sustainability.

The event took place on June 17-20, bringing together judges, magistrates and presidents of Courts of Auditors from more than 30 countries in order to propose a document to help define the best sustainability practices in the field of Justice. The meetings were closed, but the opening and the closing ceremonies, which took place in the Court of Justice of Rio de Janeiro, were open to the public.