Lord Kerr Essay Competition 2022

Lord Kerr Essay Competition 2022,

organised by the HRLA Young Lawyers Committee 


Essay question:

“Is eco-anxiety capable of amounting to torture or to inhuman or degrading treatment or punishment, within the meaning of Article 3 ECHR?”


The deadline for submissions to the 2022 Lord Kerr essay Competition is 11.59pm UK time on May 20th 2022 via this Google Form.  The essay, the Essay Application Form, and the Diversity Monitoring Form are found within and are to be submitted via the Google Form.  

Please follow all the instructions in the Rules and Eligibility carefully before submitting.



To contact the HRLA Young Lawyers’ Committee: hrla.younglawyers@gmail.com