About the Author

Freya Doughty is a third-year doctoral student at Washington University Law School, St. Louis, specializing in public international law; an Associate Lecturer for the University of the West of England, Bristol in European Union Law; and a Research Assistant for the Gephardt Institute for Civic and Community Engagement.

Her doctoral thesis concerns the intersection of international human rights law and international environmental law – and how said convergence may benefit children in an era of anthropogenic climate change.

Outside of her doctoral studies, Freya has experience with the United Nations International Law Commission, the Whitney R. Harris World Law Institute, and Mishcon de Reya. Before her time in St. Louis, she gained an LL.M in Public International Law at the London School of Economics and Political Science, and an LLB (Hons) from the University of the West of England, Bristol.