Semester 1, 2016

International Environmental Law Tutorial Readings

20 pages

8,555 words



These notes cover the following topics:
- The development of international environmental law in the context of sustainable development
- common but differentiated responsibilities
- the principles of prevention and precaution in international law
- the environment and human rights
- the ECHR & Aarhus convention
- climate change related Aarhus conflicts
- compliance mechanisms in IEL
- Human rights and climate change/the environment
- EU climate law (renewable energy directive and EU emissions trading scheme)

- Covers tutorials 1-3, 5, 7-8