Sébastien Jodoin

PhD Candidate, Trudeau Scholar & SSHRC Doctoral Fellow

Selected Publications

 

PEER-REVIEWED JOURNAL ARTICLES

5. Sébastien Jodoin and Yolanda Saito, “Crimes against Future Generations: Harnessing the Potential of Individual Criminal Accountability for Global Sustainability” 2012 7(2) McGill International Journal of Sustainable Development Law & Policy 115-155. (download pdf version)

4. Sébastien Jodoin, “Understanding the Behaviour of International Courts: An Examination of Decision-making in the ad hoc International Criminal Tribunals,” (2010) 6(1) Journal of International Law and International Relations 1-34. (download pdf version)

3. Sébastien Jodoin, “International Law & Alterity: The State and the Other,” (2008) 21 Leiden Journal of International Law 1-28. (download pdf version)

2. Sébastien Jodoin, “Terrorism as a War Crime,” (2007) 7 International Criminal Law Review 77-115. (download pdf version)

1. Sébastien Jodoin, “Enhancing the Legitimacy of the U.N. Security Council: A Normative and Empirical Assessment,” (2005) 17 Sri Lanka Journal of International Law 1-53. (download pdf version)

OTHER JOURNAL ARTICLES & REVIEW ESSAYS

5. Sébastien Jodoin and Sean Stephenson, “Introduction: Understanding Legal Empowerment of the Poor in the Context of Sustainable Development” (2013) 2(1) Canadian Journal of Poverty Law i-ix.

4. Sébastien Jodoin, “Should We Be So Positive About Environmental Rights? Review of David Boyd, The Environmental Rights Revolution” (2012) 8(1) McGill International Journal of Sustainable Development Law & Policy 131-141.

3. Sébastien Jodoin, “Rights, Integrity and the Principle of Sustainable Development: Dworkinian Reflections on the Sustainability of International Law” (2012) 56 Supreme Court Law Review 1-20.

2. Sébastien Jodoin, “Crimes against Future Generations: Implementing Intergenerational Justice through International Criminal Law,” (2010) 10(1) Intergenerational Justice Review 170-177. (download pdf version)

1. René Provost, Frédéric Mégret, Payam Akhavan, Malcolm Dort, Jake Hirsch-Allen, Sébastien Jodoin, Sophie Tremblay, Maureen Duffy, Carlos Fuentes, Amar Khoday and Melissa Casagrande, “Amicus Curiae Brief on Joint Criminal Enterprise in the Matter of the Co-Prosecutor’s Appeal of the Closing Order against Kaing Guek Eav “Duch” Dated 8 August 2008,” (2009) 20 Criminal Law Forum 331-351. (link to article)

EDITED BOOKS & SPECIAL ISSUES

2. Sébastien Jodoin and Sean Stephenson, (eds.), Special Issue: Legal Empowerment for Sustainable Development (2013) 2(1) Canadian Journal of Poverty Law.

1. Sébastien Jodoin and Marie-Claire Cordonier Segger, eds., Sustainable Development, International Criminal Justice, and Treaty Implementation (Cambridge, UK: Cambridge University Press, 2013). (order this book here)

BOOK CHAPTERS

6. Sébastien Jodoin and Marie-Claire Cordonier Segger, “The Sustainability of International Criminal Justice,” in Sébastien Jodoin and Marie-Claire Cordonier Segger, eds., Sustainable Development, International Criminal Justice, and Treaty Implementation (Cambridge, UK: Cambridge University Press, 2013) 3-16.

5. Sébastien Jodoin, “Protecting the Rights of Future Generations through Existing and New International Criminal Law,” in Sébastien Jodoin and Marie-Claire Cordonier Segger, eds, Sustainable Development, International Criminal Justice, and Treaty Implementation (Cambridge, UK: Cambridge University Press, 2013) 346-361.

4. Sébastien Jodoin, “Rights, Integrity, and the Principle of Sustainable Development: Dworkinian Reflections on the Sustainability of International Law,” in Michel Morin, ed., Fraternity, Responsibility and Sustainability in Law (Toronto: Lexis Nexis, 2012) 703-722.

3. Sébastien Jodoin, “Crimes Against Present and Future Generations: Ending Corporate Impunity for All Serious Violations of International Law,” in Sam Muller, Stavros Zouridis, Morly Frishman and Laura Kistemaker, eds, The Law of the Future and the Future of the Law (Oslo: Torkel Opsahl Academic EPublisher, 2011) 631-647. (link to entire book)

2. Sébastien Jodoin, “Subjecthood and Alterity in International Law,” in Desmond Manderson, ed., Essays on Lévinas and Law: A Mosaic (Basingstoke and New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2008) 147-161. (order this book here)

1. Sébastien Jodoin, “The Principle of Integration and Interrelationship in International Sustainable Development Law,” in A. Usha, ed., Environmental Law: Principles and Governance (Hyderabad, India: ICFAI University Press, 2008) 83-121.

BOOK REVIEWS & COMMENTARIES

11. Sébastien Jodoin,  « Yves Palau, dir., Gouvernance et normativité - La gouvernance des sociétés contemporaines au regard des mutations de la normativité » (2012) 11(3) Politique et Société 135-136.

10. Sébastien Jodoin, “Mohammed Salih, ed., Climate Change and Sustainable Development: New Challenges for Poverty Reduction,” (2011) 3 Carbon and Climate Law Review 405-406.

9. Sébastien Jodoin, “William C.G. Burns and Hari M. Osofsky, eds., Adjudicating Climate Change,” (2010) 4 Carbon and Climate Law Review 445-446.

8. Sébastien Jodoin, “Gerry Simpson, War, Crimes & Law,” (2009) Global Law Books. (link to book review)

7. Sébastien Jodoin, “Susan Ariel Aaronson and Jamie M. Zimmerman, Trade Imbalance: The Struggle to Weigh Human Rights Concerns in Trade Policymaking,” (2009) 20 European Journal of International Law 473-474. (link to book review)

6. Sébastien Jodoin, “Nigel South and Piers Bierne, eds., Green Criminology,” (2008) 17(3) Review of European Community & International Environmental Law 357.

5. Sébastien Jodoin, “Christopher P.M. Waters, ed., British and Canadian Perspectives on International Law,” (2006) 19.2 Revue québécoise de droit international 367-370.

4. Sébastien Jodoin, “John J. Kirton and Michael J. Trebilcock, eds., Hard Choices, Soft Law,” (2006) 15:2 Review of European Community & International Environmental Law 238-240.

3. Sébastien Jodoin, “Constanze Schulte, Compliance with Decisions of the International Court of Justice,” (2005) 18. Revue québécoise de droit international 409.

2. Sébastien Jodoin, “Markus Burgstaller, Theories of Compliance with International Law,” (2005) 18.2 Revue québécoise de droit international 415.

1. Sébastien Jodoin, « L’Adoption de la constitution européenne: développements récents » (2004) 17.1 Revue québécoise de droit international 35.

MANUALS, BRIEFS & REPORTS

18. Stephanie Safdi and Sébastien Jodoin, “Principles of Sustainable Development in the Practice of U.N. Human Rights Bodies,” IDLO Legal Working Paper Series on Principles of Sustainable Development (June 2012).

17. Sébastien Jodoin, Yolanda Saito and Katherine Lofts, “Strengthening Institutional Frameworks for Sustainable Development: Ending Impunity for Economic, Social, and Environmental Crimes,” Submission of the One Justice Project to the Preparatory Process of the UN Conference on Sustainable Development (November 2011).

16. Sébastien Jodoin, “Working together for REDD+: Developing a national readiness strategy in Tanzania,” CDKN Policy Brief (November 2011).

15. Sébastien Jodoin and Yolanda Saito, eds., “Human Rights and the Environment: Key Challenges & Best Practices,” CISDL report submitted to the Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights (June 2011). (link to brief)

14.  Erica Harper, dir., Le droit international applicable en situations de catastrophes naturelles (Rome, Italie: International Development Law Organisation, 2011) [traduit de l’original par Sébastien Jodoin, Sophie Roy-Lafleur, Christiane Bossé et Marie-Ève Lavoie].

13. Sébastien Jodoin, “From Copenhagen to Cancun: A Changing Climate for Human Rights in the UNFCCC?” IDLO Working Paper Series on Sustainable Development Law on Climate Change (January 2011). (link to brief)

12. Sébastien Jodoin, “Rights-based Frameworks for Climate Finance,” CISDL & IDLO Sustainable Development Law on Climate Change Working Paper Series (December 2010). (link to brief)

11. Sébastien Jodoin, “Crimes against Future Generations: A new Approach to Ending Impunity for Serious Violations of Economic, Social, and Cultural Rights,” CISDL & WFC Legal Working Paper (August 2010). (link to brief)

10. Sébastien Jodoin, “Lost in Translation: Human Rights in the Climate Change Negotiations,” CISDL Legal Working Paper (January 2010). (link to brief)

9. Sébastien Jodoin, Tracy Coates, Patricia Parkinson and Ayse Gauthier “Respecting, Protecting and Fulfilling Human Rights in Copenhagen: Indigenous Peoples and REDD,” released in relation to the draft text of AWG-LCA 8 item 3 on REDD and REDD-plus, COP 15 of the UNFCCC & MOP 5 of the Kyoto Protocol, Copenhagen, Denmark (December 2009).

8. René Provost, Frédéric Mégret, Payam Akhavan, Malcolm Dort, Jake Hirsch-Allen, Sébastien Jodoin, Sophie Tremblay, Maureen Duffy, Carlos Fuentes, Amar Khoday and Melissa Casagrande, “Amicus Curiae Brief on Joint Criminal Enterprise in the Matter of the Co-Prosecutor’s Appeal of the Closing Order against Kaing Guek Eav “Duch” Dated 8 August 2008,” Pre-Trial Chamber of the Extraordinary Chambers in the Courts of Cambodia, Prosecutor v. Kaing, McGill Centre on Human Rights and Legal Pluralism, 27 October 2008. (link to brief) (lien vers le mémoire)

7. Sébastien Jodoin, “Recognizing Crimes against Future Generations through New Legal Developments,” CISDL Legal Working Paper commissioned by the World Future Council (October 2008).

6. Sébastien Jodoin, “Recognizing Crimes against Future Generations in Existing International Criminal Law,” CISDL Legal Working Paper commissioned by the World Future Council (October 2008).

5. Sébastien JodoinGender, International Law and Justice: Access to Gender Equality (Montreal, Qc: Centre for International Sustainable Development Law, 2007).

4. Sébastien Jodoin, « Le Droit à l’environnement et le développement durable » rapport commandé par le Ministère québécois du développement durable, de l’environnement et des parcs (février 2006).

3. Sébastien Jodoinet Charles Séguin, « Mémoire sur le projet de loi 118 sur le développement durable », mémoire présenté à la Commission parlementaire sur l’environnement et le transport, Assemblée nationale du Québec (décembre 2005). (lien vers le mémoire)

2. Sébastien Jodoin, “The Principle of Integration and Interrelationship in Relation to Social, Environmental and Social Objectives,” CISDL Legal Working Paper commissioned by Foreign Affairs Canada (July 2005). (link to brief)

1. Sébastien Jodoin et Charles Séguin, « Analyse Juridique et économique du plan québécois sur le développement durable », rapport présenté au Ministère québécois du développement durable, de l’environnement et des parcs (mars 2005).

OPINION PIECES

2. Sébastien Jodoin et Jayne Stoyles,  « Une deuxième décennie pour la Cour pénale internationale. Les defis de la justice pénale internationale » Le Droit, 17 juillet 2012, 15.

1. Sébastien Jodoin, « Qu’espérer de la Conférence Rio+20 en matière de droits humains? » Bulletin de la Ligue des droits et libertés, Automne 2011, 45-46.