University of Wisconsin–Madison

918 SP International Law: Climate Change, Human Rights & the Environment - §002, Fall 2014

Categories: International and Comparative Law

Instructor(s) Atapattu, Sumudu

The objectives of the course: To provide an understanding of the role of international law and its applicability to climate change within a framework of sustainable development; to provide knowledge of existing international mechanisms and law applicable to global climate change; to provide an understanding of the relationship between climate change and human rights; to discuss the impact on other areas such as economic development, poverty, socio-economic rights and the role of sustainable development.

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