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Publications - Anna-Maria Hubert


  • "Marine Scientific Research and the Protection of the Seas and Oceans" in Rosemary Rayfuse (ed), Research Handbook on International Marine Environmental Law (Edward Elgar, forthcoming October 2015)
  • "State Responsibility for Environmental Harm from Climate Engineering" (with David Reichwein, Peter J. Irvine, Francois Benduhn, and Mark G. Lawrence) Climate Law (special issue on climate geoengineering, forthcoming 2015)
  • "An Exploration of a Draft Code of Conduct for Scientific Research involving Geoengineering: Introduction, Draft Articles and Commentaries" (with David Reichwein) IASS Working Paper, InSIS Occasional Paper No 1, Potsdam & Oxford
  • Correspondence: "Field Tests of Solar Climate Engineering" (with Stefan Schäfer, Peter J. Irvine, David Reichwein, Sean Low, Harald Stelzer, Achim Mass and Mark G. Lawrence) (2013) 3 Nature Climate Change 766
  • "Regulating Geoengineering Research through Domestic Environmental Protection Frameworks: Reflections on the Recent Canadian Ocean Fertilization Case" (with Neil Craik and Jason Blackstock) (2013) Carbon and Climate Law Review 117
  • "The New Paradox in Marine Scientific Research: Regulating the Potential Environmental Impacts of Conducting Ocean Science" (2011) 42 Ocean Development & International Law 329

Scholarly Presentations

  • "The Regulation of Scientific Research involving Geoengineering" conference session on "International Law for the Regulation of Climate Engineering," CEC '14, Berlin, Germany (August 2014)
  • "The Freedom of Scientific Research in International Human Rights Law" session on "Climate Geoengineering and the Potential Role of Human Rights Regimes," CEC '14, Berlin, Germany (August 2014)
  • International expert panel convenor with Dorothée Herr, Marine Programme Officer, IUCN, "Traversing the Oceans-Climate Change Divide in International Law and Politics" for European Maritime Week, Berlin, Germany (August 2014) <>
  • "Climate-related Geoengineering' at the European Expert Meeting in Preparation of CBD SBSTTA-18, Isle of Vilm, Germany (May 2014)
  • "The Functional Relationship between Substance and Process: Situating Process Mechanisms for Governing Climate Engineering with the Wider Normative International Legal Landscape" Workshop on Understanding Process Mechanisms for the Regulation of SRM Field Experiments co-hosted by University College London, University of Waterloo and the Institute for Advanced Sustainability Studies, Potsdam, Germany (April 2014)
  • "Developing a (Web-based) Repository of References relating to the Application of the Ocean Fertilisation Assessment Framework" on behalf of the Chair of the Intercessional Correspondence Group at the Meeting of the Governing Bodies to the London Convention and Protocol, IMO Headquarters, London, U.K. (October 2013)
  • "Can we have our cake and eat it too? Legal mechanisms for avoiding regulatory lock-in under international law" for "Geoengineering, path-dependence and lock-in", University College London, London, U.K. (October 2013)
  • "State Responsibility and Reparations for Climate Engineering under International Law", All Souls College, Faculty of Law, University of Oxford, U.K. (October 2013)
  • "What do we know? Drawing upon our legal experience for the development of a Draft Code of Conduct for Responsible Research involving Geoengineering" at "Workshop on Decision-making under Uncertainty & Normative Aspects of Climate Engineering" (IASS Potsdam, Germany; September 2013)
  • "The International Regulation of Ocean Fertilization" for session on "Governing Geoengineering through Environmental Assessment", Annual Conference of the International Association for Impact Assessment (IAIA), Calgary, Canada (May 2013)
  • "The Use of Scientific Models as Evidence in International Disputes" GeoMIP Meeting, Potsdam, Germany (April 2013)
  • "The Regulation of Marine Scientific Research with Potential Risks for the Marine Environment" Presentation to MARUM Advisory Board, Bremen, Germany (October 2012)
  • "International Regulation of Marine Scientific Research", School of Marine Science & Technology, Newcastle University, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK (April 2012)
  • "Designing a legal regime to address emerging environmental concerns", Faculty of Law, Newcastle University, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK (April 2012)
  • "Environmental Law and Marine Research Technology", IEEE Oceans '09 (Bremen, Germany; May 2009).