International Law and Organization 

2020/21

Dr. Jen Mustapha, Huron College

Pols 3345E - OWL POrtal

Module 8

Issues in Global Health,

Maritime LAw and The environment

Module MATERIALS

W20, W21

Research proposal Due W21 (March 15th)
 

Here we discuss various governance issues relating to global health, maritime law and environmental law, along with their overlapping challenges relating to international law. We examine efforts at global commons management during a pandemic, overlapping governance jurisdiction of sea lanes and disputed waters, and attempts to manage man-made climate change.

Post a link to your issue presentationon the OWL FORUMS HERE so that all of your classmates can view it before class. Class time will be devoted to your discussions and other things like comments from me and the occasional guest speaker.

 

GUEST SPEAKER- ON MARCH 22nd, WE WILL BE JOINED BY

H.E. AMBASSADOR STEPHEN DE BOER,

CANADA'S PERMANENT REPRESENTATIVE TO THE WTO.

HE WILL TALK ABOUT HIS WORK IN DIPLOMACY, TRADE LAW, AND INTERNATIONAL NEGOTIATIONS, AND ANSWER YOUR QUESTIONS! YOU CAN READ MORE ABOUT AMBASSADOR DE BOER HERE AND HERE.

W20 PRESENTATIONS:

Indigenous Circumpolar Governance; Maritime Law and the South China Sea

W21 PRESENTATIONS:

Global Governance of Climate Change

The following is a list of reading pertinent to this Module. Make sure you're logged in to OWL in your browser before clicking on the reading links.

Module Readings:​