Melbourne Centre for Law and the Environment strives to advance cutting-edge research, education, and active community engagement on legal, regulatory and policy frameworks that confront pressing local and global environmental and natural resources issues, while supporting climate action and the rights and interests of Indigenous Peoples, affected communities, and the non-human world.
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MCLE Director and faculty members who bring a wealth of experience across diverse areas of law.
The Centre seeks to ensure that its activities are of practical utility. It has the benefit of an Advisory Board whose members have collective experience that covers the whole spectrum of environmental, energy and natural resources developments in Australia, as well as international and comparative research and teaching.
Read about the range of topics being explored and addressed by our Graduate Researchers.
MCLE (formerly CREEL) Annual Reports provide details about the many achievements, events and research activities undertaken at the Research Centre.