Alexandra  Harrington Author of Evaluating Organization Development
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Alexandra Harrington

Executive Director
Center for Global Governance and Emerging Law

Prof. Dr. Alexandra R. Harrington is an international law expert and scholar. She is the Executive Director of the Center for Global Governance and Emerging Law and a Visiting Assistant Professor of Law at Albany Law School. She is also Research Director of the Centre for International Sustainable Development Law and the Director of Studies for ILA Colombia. She has held two Fulbright terms in Canada at the Balsillie School of International Affairs, focusing on global governance issues.

Biography

Prof. Dr. Alexandra R. Harrington is the Executive Director of the Center for Global Governance and Emerging Law and a Visiting Assistant Professor of Law at Albany Law School, where her teaching focuses on international law issues. She is also Research Director of the Centre for International Sustainable Development Law and the Director of Studies for ILA Colombia. She has held two Fulbright terms in Canada at the Balsillie School of International Affairs, focusing on global governance issues.

She is the author and co-editor of several books, including International Organizations and the Law and the forthcoming International Law and Global Governance: Treaty Regimes and Sustainable Development Goals Interpretation. She routinely advises international organizations and governments on governance issues, environmental law, legal issues relating to climate change, sustainable development and international human rights law. A native of the United States and the United Kingdom, she holds a Doctorate of Civil Law (McGill University Faculty of Law), in addition to a JD, LL.M. and BA degrees in Politics and History.

Areas of Research / Professional Expertise

    International Law
    International Organizations
    Environmental Law
    Sustainable Development
    International Business Transactions
    Corporate Social Responsibility
    Natural Resources Law and Regulation
    Cultural Heritage Law
    Transitional Justice
    International Criminal Law
    Human Rights Law
    Territory and Sovereignty Laws
    Child's Rights

Personal Interests

    Reading
    Writing
    Traveling
    Arts

Websites

Books

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 Featured Title - Treaty Regimes and International Law, Harrington - 1st Edition book cover

News

Speaking on Regional Responses to SDGs

By: Alexandra Harrington
Subjects: Environment and Sustainability, Law

Dr. Harrington will speak and moderate at the "World Tour of Regional Tools for the UN Sustainable Development Goals" event, hosted by the Centre for International Sustainable Development Law, in Montreal, Quebec at McGill University. 

Speaking on the SDGs

By: Alexandra Harrington
Subjects: Environment and Sustainability, Law

Dr. Harrington will be speaking and moderating panels at the "Legal Solutions for Sustainability: Innivative International Instruments and the SDGs" event hosted by the Balsillie School of International Affairs and the Centre for International Sustainable Development Law. The event will take place on May 30th in Waterloo, Ontario, Canada, and will convene experts from fields such as international environmental law, indigenous treaties, and trade and investment law.

Speaking at ILA Committee Experts Panel

By: Alexandra Harrington

Dr. Alexandra R. Harrington has been selected to speak at the International Law Association Natural Resources Committee's Expert Panel event on sustainability, natural resources and international law in April 2018 at Cambridge University.