Càtedra d'Estudis de Dret Ambiental de Tarragona Alcalde Pere Lloret
In the Center for the Study of the Environmental Law of Tarragona (CEDAT) yes works the Chair of Studies of Environmental Law of Tarragona Alcalde Pere Lloret. In 2007, the first Chair on Environmental Law was created, a project that involved the Tarragona City Council, the Municipal Mixed Water Company of Tarragona (EMATSA), the Municipal Transport Company of Tarragona (EMT) and the Rovira i Virgili University (URV). In 2010, the Municipal Housing and Actuation Urban Services SA (SMHAUSA) was added. He responded to a long history of collaboration between the City Council of Tarragona and the Faculty of Legal Sciences and the Department of Public Law of the Rovira i Virgili University in the field of environmental law and represented the institutionalization of this cooperation. This stage lasted six years, until 2012.
In 2017, a new Collaboration Agreement between the URV and the City Council of Barcelona launched the new Chair of Studies of Environmental Law of Tarragona Alcalde Pere Lloret. It is named after Pere Lloret, an insigne jurist and mayor of Tarragona who was, in order to recognize his defense of democratic principles and human values in the government of the city of Tarragona. The objectives of the Chair are the generation and the socialization of knowledge in the field of environmental law and, in particular, in the world of local management and administration.