Block course: 20th - 23rd of April

Lecture: Prof. Scannell, Trinity College Dublin

room: S59 RW

Topics:

1.Sources of International Law
2.Environmental management at the international level
3.Relationship between International Environmental Law and Domestic Laws and EU Laws
4.The Aarhus Convention
(i)Rights to information on the environment
(ii)Rights to participate in environmental decision making
(iii) Right of access to Justice in environmental matters
5.International Convention on Trans boundary Environmental Impact Assessment
6.Basel Convention on the Control of Transboundary Movements of Hazardous Wastes and Their Disposal (1989). Rotterdam Convention on Prior Informed Consent and Stockholm Convention on Persistent Organic Pollutants.
7.Climate Change (Kyoto etc.)
8.International Environmental Law and Human Rights: The European Convention on Human Rights and the environment

Lecture and written exam, 3 ECTS

Please also register in Campus online; course number: 00056