Session 3: Climate change law and international environmental law

In-class materials:

  • Climate Change and General International Law. Notes, slides.

Documents to read or watch before the course:

  • Benoit Mayer, “The Applicability of the Principle of Prevention to Climate Change: A Response to Zahar” (2015) 5 Climate Law 1, download here.

Complementary documents:

  • Alexander Zahar, “Mediated versus Cumulative Environmental Damage and the International Law Association’s Legal Principles on Climate Change” (2014) 4 Climate Law 217, download here.
  • Philippe Sands and Jacqueline Peel, Principles of International Environmental Law (3rd, 2012), pp. 190-203, download here.