NIKO SOININEN

Professor

Environmental Law & Water Law

Main research interests:
1) The role of law in adaptive governance; especially regulation of cumulative human impact on waters with a well-functioning science/policy linkage
2) Water and marine environmental law; especially blue renewables (incl. hydropower & offshore windpower) and aquaculture with environmental permitting and marine spatial planning
3) Scientific knowledge in legal interpretive methodology
4) Sustainability law; the role of law in societal sustainability transformation

Contact info

Organization

Faculty of Social Sciences and Business Studies, Law School

Email

niko.soininen@uef.fi

Phone

+358 50 437 6342

Teaching Activities

Water law; Environmental law

Research groups and research projects

BlueAdapt, https://blueadapt.fi/en/frontpage/

RESEARCH GROUPS - UEF

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