Mahatab Shawon is a legal academic whose scholarship concerns the interfaces of law and sustainable development. He was an international mobility scholar of the Danish Ministry of Education, Science, and Technology as such he achieved his PhD in Public International Law on Climate Change and Sustainable Development from Aarhus University, Denmark. He was also a visiting PhD scholar at the Department of Law of Oslo University, Norway. He accomplished his MSc in Sustainable Development from both Uppsala University and Swedish Agricultural University, Sweden. He obtained his LLM in Intellectual Property Law from Stockholm University, Sweden. He took his basic law degrees from the University of Chittagong, Bangladesh. Lately, he received his Post Graduate Certificate in Alternative Dispute Resolutions (ADR) with distinction from Humber College, Canada. He  published and presented academic papers on climate change, marine environment, technology transfer, intellectual property laws and sustainable development related issues. Currently he is working on his forthcoming sole-
authored book: ‘Climate Change Law, Technology Transfer and Sustainable Development’. He taught at different universities of Denmark and Bangladesh.
He has shown his sincere commitment to work on promoting social, economic, and environmental development of the planet earth. He can be reached at –