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Water and Environmental Law and Policy (Online course)    Back

UNESCO-IHE Institute for Water Education Course Type: Short courses (CPD) Start Date: To be announced
Duration: Part time - 16 Weeks Fees/total cost: EUR 850.00 - EUR 896.00


The 16 weeks of the course are divided into 5 sub-courses (units) that cover the following subjects:

Introduction to the Water and Environmental Law and Policy (2 units)
Theory & Methods in Law and Policy (2 units)
International Water and Environmental Governance (6 units)
National Water and Environmental Governance (3 units)
Dispute Resolution and Prevention (3 units)

Learning Outcomes

Upon completion, the participant should be able to:

  • have enhanced knowledge of international water and environmental law and understand how it influences national decision-making on resource use
  • have enhanced knowledge of regional and national water and environmental problems and understand how law, politics and policies are used to address these problems
  • analyze the interrelations between the various issues; and to develop analytical academic skills, policies strategies and negotiation techniques

Course contact information

Raquel dos Santos - De Quaij
Education Facilitator

Recognised by

Short courses (CPD): 5 ECTS
Last update: 10/08/2017