Véronique Guèvremont is a professor of international law at the Faculty of Law and the Institut québécois des hautes études internationales at Laval University, where she teaches international cultural law, cultural diversity and sustainable development law, and international economic law, among other subjects.
From 2003 to 2005, she acted as an expert for UNESCO’s Division of Cultural Policies during negotiations on the Convention on the Protection and Promotion of the Diversity of Cultural Expressions. Her latest research and publications have focused on the implementation of the Convention on the Diversity of Cultural Expressions, the cultural dimension of sustainable development, and consideration for non-market values in WTO law.
She also helped draft Québec’s Agenda 21 for Culture, adopted in 2011. She is the co-founder of the International Network of Lawyers for the Diversity of Cultural Expressions (RIJDEC) and is a member of a number of networks and groups in the field of cultural diversity