Topic outline

  • Unit 1 - Introduction

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    At the end of this unit, you will be able to:

    1. Explain the threats and uses of freshwater

    It will take you 15 minutes to complete this unit, excluding additional materials.

    Book: 1
  • Unit 2 - Regulation at the International Level

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    At the end of this unit, you will be able to: 

    1. List the milestones and developments in the field of cooperation on freshwater
    2. Describe key provisions of the International Watercourses Convention

    It will take you 20 minutes to complete the unit, excluding additional materials. 

    Books: 2
  • Unit 3 - Regulation at the Regional and Subregional Levels

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    At the end of this unit, you will be able to: 

    1. Describe several legal instrument addressing the governance of freshwater resources at the regional and subregional level

    It will take you 20 minutes to complete this unit, excluding additionall materials

    Book: 1
  • Unit 4 - National Implementation

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    At the end of this unit, you will be able to:

    1. Recall major trends and lessons learned in national legislation regulating freshwater resources

    It will take you 15 minutes to complete the unit, excluding additional resources. 

    Book: 1
  • Note that IUCN Academy of Environmental Law translated courses into Chinese and French, while the Legal Response Initiative prepared the Spanish and Russian translations. The English version would prevail in case of discrepancy.