Death Announcement

The Center for Advanced Studies in Environmental Law and Policy mourns its founder Prof. Charles Odidi Okidi. Until his demise, the late Professor was an outstanding Environmental Law scholar whose unwavering commitment to building capacity in this area led him to earn the title of “the father of environmental law”. He was an academic who greatly contributed to the global development of environmental law and dedicated his life to seeking to improve how the environment is governed.

Professor Okidi was a mentor, institution builder and scholar of world repute.

CASELAP wishes to convey its sincere condolences to his family, friends, colleagues and all who came into association with him. May his soul rest in eternal peace.