Part I. The Legal and Institutional Framework: 1. The environment and international society: issues, concepts and definitions;
2. History; 3. Governance: states, international organisations and non-state actors; 4. International law-making and regulation;
5. Compliance: implementation, enforcement, dispute settlement; Part II. Principles and Rules Establishing Standards: 6. General
principles and rules; 7. Atmospheric protection; 8. Climate change; 9. Freshwater resources; 10. Biological diversity; 11.
Oceans, seas and marine living resources; 12. Hazardous substances and activities, and waste; 13. The Polar regions: Antarctica
and the Arctic; Part III. Techniques for Implementing International Principles and Rules: 14. Environmental impact assessment;
15. Environmental information and technology transfer; 16. Liability for environmental damage; Part IV. Linkage of International
Environmental Law and Other Areas of International Law: 17. Human rights and international humanitarian law; 18. International
economic law: trade, investment and intellectual property; 19. Future developments.