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    YCELP is now hiring! Visit our Jobs and Opportunities page to learn how you could be a part of our growing staff.

  • YCELP in Full Force at NDEL 2017

    The YCELP team joined leaders from across the country for the 2017 New Directions in Environmental Law Conference held at Yale this past February. Learn more about the event on the YCELP blog.

  • YCELP Heads to Rwanda

    Lisa Dale visited Rwanda this month as part of a multinational delegation that met with President Paul Kagame.

Featured News

Lisa Dale Interviewed about the Antiquities Act and President Trump’s Recent Executive Order

YCELP Associate Director, Lisa Dale, was interviewed by The New York Times and Connecticut’s local NPR station this week to comment on the most recent Executive Order by President Trump to review past usages of the U.S. Antiquities Act. Does the President have the authority to revoke previous national monument designations? Find out in these interviews.


Professor Esty Publishes Article on 21st Century Sustainability Strategy

Hillhouse Professor of Environmental Law and Policy Dan Esty ’86 recently published an article in Environmental Law outlining his vision for a new era in environmental sustainability strategy. The journal is the nation’s oldest law review dedicated solely to environmental issues run by students of Lewis & Clark Law School.

Featured Blog Posts

May 2, 2017
By: Lisa Dale, YCELP Associate Director The last week of March, I had an opportunity to join Australia’s ADC Forum as part of a trade and investment mission to...
YCELP's Lisa Dale, Zach Wendling, and David Deese are joined by Susan Biniaz at the 2017 NDEL Conference
March 10, 2017
By: Russell Patterson, YCELP Fellow On February 24 and 25, hundreds of students, professors, and practitioners from across Yale University and the world...
February 15, 2017
By: Professor Dan Esty Harvard economists Marty Feldstein and Greg Mankiw along with policy entrepreneur Ted Halstead published an op-ed in the New York Times ...