Dr Charles-Hubert Born

Professor at the Université Catholique de Louvain (UCL), lawyer
Dr Charles-Hubert Born

Charles-Hubert Born is a Doctor of laws at the Université Catholique de Louvain (UCL) (Belgium), has a degree in biology and graduated in environmental management science. He is professor at UCL, where he holds courses in public law and land use planning law. He is member of the Seminary of environmental and land use planning law (SERES) of the Faculty of Law and of the Biodiversity Research Centre (BDIV) at UCL. His research focuses a.o. on biodiversity conservation law. He is consultant of Belgian public authorities for various nature conservation legislation reforms. He also works as a lawyer, practicing in the Bar of Nivelles in land use planning and environmental fields. He is member of several environmental lawyers networks, among which the IUCN Commission on Environmental Law (CEL).  He has published various books and articles in planning law and the environment and especially on biodiversity conservation law. Charles-Hubert Born has gained a good experience as consultant and researcher for biodiversity law studies through his scientific work, including in multidisciplinary teams, and his lawyer career.