About

Sébastien is a PhD candidate at the Northern Institute for Environmental and Minority Law, Arctic Centre, University of Lapland. The focus of his dissertation is on the procedural rights of non-state actors in the international climate change regime. His main areas of research include climate governance, human rights and the environment, and Arctic governance.

Relevant recent publications (please contact Sébastien for the full list)

  • Sébastien Duyck, “Which canary in the coalmine? The Arctic in the International Climate Change Regime”, in Gudmundur Alfredsson and Timo Koivurova (eds.), The Yearbook of Polar Law, Leiden: Brill Editions (2012)
  • Timo Koivurova, Sébastien Duyck and Leena Heinämäki, Human Rights and Climate Change, in Erkki Hollo, Kati Kulovesi and Michael Mehling (eds.), Climate Change and the Law: A Global Perspective, Berlin: Springer (2012)
  • Sébastien Duyck, “Polar Environmental Governance and non-state actors”, in Saleem H. Ali and Rebecca Pincus (eds.), Polar Diplomacy: Energy, the Environment, and Emergent Cooperation in the Arctic and Antarctica, New Haven: Yale University Press (forthcoming)
  • Sébastien Duyck, “Participation of non-state actors in Arctic environmental governance”, Nordia Geographical Publications, 40:4 (2012) 99-110
  • Sébastien Duyck, “Drawing Lessons for Arctic Governance from the Antarctic Treaty System”, in Gudmundur Alfredsson and Timo Koivurova (eds.), The Yearbook of Polar Law, Leiden: Brill Editions (2011)
  • Timo Koivurova, Kai Kokko, Sebastien Duyck, Nikolas Sellheim and Adam Stepien, “The present and future competence of the European Union in the Arctic”, Polar Record (2011)
  • Timo Koivurova and Sébastien Duyck, “A new ocean to govern: drawing from the lessons learned in marine management to govern the emerging Arctic Ocean”, in David Leary and Balakrishna Pisupati (eds.), The Future of International Environmental Law and its Role in Development, Tokyo: United Nations University Press (2010)

Contact details

Arctic Centre / University of Lapland
P.O. Box 122
FIN-96101 Rovaniemi, Finland
Tel. +358 (0)40 4844285
Room 59-12, Privatel 2592
E-mail: sebastien.duyck(at)ulapland.fi