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Focus on International Climate Change Law

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This week we are putting the spotlight on climate change law. Climate change is one of the fundamental challenges facing the world today, and is the cause of significant international concern. Learn more about the legal instruments and sources that govern the international response to climate change, from the Kyoto Protocol to the Paris Agreement, protection of endangered species and marine mammal conservation, to rising sea levels and warming seas.  

Explore materials relating to the legal aspects of climate change, which have been made freely available for a limited time.

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August 21, 2017

Focus on International Climate Change Law

Learn more about the legal instruments and sources that govern the international response to climate change

August 2, 2017

Two major titles on climate change added to OSAIL

International Climate Change Law and The Paris Agreement on Climate Change: Analysis and Commentary now available on OSAIL