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Mr N Lubbe

 DSC_7536 Icon - Job title Job title Lecturer
Icon - Phone Telephone +27 (0)18 299 1032
Icon - Fax Fax +27 (0)18 293 5133
Icon - E-mail E-mail Niel.Lubbe@nwu.ac.za
Icon - Location Location Potchefstroom Campus, Main Building F5, Room 101A
Icon - Qualifications Qualifications LLB (UJ) 2005
LLM (NWU) 2007
Icon - Expertise Expertise Family law, Jurisprudence and Regional Environmental law
Icon - Profile Profile Curriculum Vitae 

Curriculum Vitae of  Mr WD Lubbe

General information

Title, name and surname:

 Mr. WD Lubbe (Niël)

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Contact details

Organisation where based:

North-West University (NWU)

Faculty or School:

Faculty of Law

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Work postal address:

Private Bag X6001
Faculty of Law
North-West University
Potchefstroom Campus

Work physical address:

North-West University  (NWU) 
11 Hoffman street
Potchefstroom Campus


Qualification type:


Field of study:

 Environmental Law



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Employment history



Appointed from – to:

 Junior Lecturer


 2006 - current

Research expertise

Scientific domain:


Main research field:

Family law, Jurisprudence and Regional Environmental law

Fields of specialisation:

Transfrontier biodiversity conservation


International publications:

 Lubbe wd “Straddling borders and legal regimes: Cross-border conservation in SADC” 2007 Yearbook of International Environmental Law (Oxford University Press)

National publications:

Kotze LJ and Lubbe wd “Silent Spring Revisited: The Stilfontein drama in three parts” Submitted for publication in South African Journal of Environmental Law and Policy 2009

  Lubbe WD "Peace parks and transfrontier conservation of biodiversity in Southern Africa" in Kotze LJ and Marauhn T (eds) Transboundary governance of biodiversity Brill Martinus Nijhoff 2014
  Lubbe WD and Barnard M "Sustainable development of   SADC?s watercourses: The Incomati River Basin Agreement of 2002" in Scholtz W and Verschuuren J (eds) Regional Environmental Law: Transregional comparative lessons in pursuit of sustainable development Edward Elgar Publishing (Forthcoming 2014/2015)

Papers delivered  

International papers:

6th Annual Colloquium of the IUCN Academy of Environmental Law November 10 – 15, 2008 Mexico


The Fifth International Conference on Environmental, Cultural, Economic and Social Sustainability, January 2009 Mauritius


7th Annual Colloquium of the IUCN Academy of Environmental Law November 1-5, 2009  China


8th Annual Colloquium of the IUCN Acadamy of Environmental Law September 2010  Belgium

National papers

IAIA/ELA National Conference August 2008


SANPAD Dissemination Conference, September 2008


ELA National Conference, May 2009