Law 271.71: International Environmental Law

Law 271.71: International Environmental Law (Spring 2009, UC Berkeley). Instructor: Professor Cymie R. Payne. This course is a seminar on the role of law in the management of international environmental problems. The course will begin with a brief introduction to public international law as it relates to the environment and a discussion of what international environmental law means. Participants in the course will study a range of environmental issues, legal sources, and institutions.

Lecture 01 - The Scope of International Environmental Law
Lecture 02 - Dispute Settlement, Compliance & International Institutions
Lecture 03 - Bilateral Disputes
Lecture 04 - Transboundary Watercourses and Groundwater
Lecture 05 - Montreal Protocol
Lecture 06
Lecture 07 - Human Rights and Environment, guest: Neil Popovic
Lecture 08 - Climate Change 2
Lecture 09 - Biodiversity
Lecture 10 - Role of National Courts and Laws
Lecture 11 - Trade and Environment
Lecture 12 - Hazardous Materials
Lecture 13 - Procedural Tools for Effectiveness: Participation, Access
Lecture 14 - State Responsibility - War and Environment