The Brunner Lecture Series

About the Brunner Lecture Series

The CRRP is proud to host the Ursula Brunner Lecture series, which was initiated in honor of the late Dr. iur Dr. h.c. Ursula Brunner by Prof. Dr. Helen Keller and Prof. Dr. Johannes Reich, together with Dr. Corina Heri and MLaw Evin Yesilöz, in 2021.

Portrait of the late Dr. Brunner

For more about the series, click here. For a portrait of the late Dr. Brunner, click here.

Upcoming event: Brunner Lecture with Prof. Jutta Brunnée

On Tuesday, 25 April 2023, we are pleased to welcome Prof. Jutta Brunnée (Toronto), who will be holding the fourth Ursula Brunner Lecture. The title of her lecture, which will be held in German, is "Völkerrecht und Klimaschutz: Am Abgrund?". More information is available here.

Past events

The inaugural lecture in the Brunner Lecture Series took place at the University of Zurich on 16 November 2021. For more information and to view the recording of this event, click here.

The second Ursula Brunner Lecture was held by Prof. Dr. Christoph Rehmann-Sutter on 29 March 2022. To find out more and watch the full video recording of this event, which took place in German, click here.

The third Ursula Brunner Lecture was held on Tuesday, 8 November 2022, by Prof. Surabhi Ranganathan (Cambridge) on "The Ocean in the Time of Climate Crises". Prof. Anna Petrig (Basel) provided a comment. More information is available here.

Other Events

The CRRP also hosts other events, including conferences, workshops and seminars.

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