Siem Reap, Cambodia and Lao PDR In-Country Training

Law professors representing institutions from Cambodia and Lao PDR were trained at the 6th In-Country TTT workshop.

Last updated: 29 November 2017 - 12:30

Introduction to the Training Program

TTT Program Outline and Teaching Materials


Session 1: Opening Ceremony + Introduction to the Course
Introduction to the TTT Project and this Program

Session 2: Global and Regional Environmental Issues
Presentation: Cambodia Environmental Issues
Presentation: Introductory presentation on GEO-6
Presentation: Environment Law and Policy Reform
Presentation: Building Resilience and Sustainability in the GMS

Session 3: Introduction to Environmental Law: Goals, Principles and Norms
Presentation: Introduction to Environmental Law
Introduction to Environmental Law Drafting Exercise

Session 4: Environmental (Spatial) Planning and Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) Law
Presentation: Overview of environmental (spatial) planning and EIA law
Case Study: Bakun Dam, Malaysia

Session 5: Environmental Protection Law
Presentation: Environmental Protection Law

Session 6: Protection of Biodiversity / Natural and Cultural Heritage
Presentation: Biodiversity and Heritage Law

Session 7: Natural Resources Management Law
Presentation on Natural Resources Management Law

Session 8: Climate Change / Clean Energy Law
Presentation on Climate Change / Clean Energy Law

Session 9: Environmental Dispute Resolution and the Role of the Judiciary  
Presentation: Environmental Litigation: A Comparative Perspective
Presentation: Role of Judiciary in their area of Environmental Law (EN | KH)

Session 10: Rights in Environmental Law
Presentation: Environmental Law Clinics
Presentation: Substantive & Procedural Rights in Environmental Law

Session 11: International Environmental Law
Presentation: International Environmental Law
Presentation: Processes of Ratification of Treaties [International instrument] in Cambodia

Session 13: Regional Environmental Law
Presentation: Case-Study In Transboundary Pollution – The Montara Oil Spill, Timor Sea (2009)
Presentation: Regional Environmental Law – A Case Study (Protected Areas)
Presentation: Regional Environmental Law

Session 14: Designing an Environmental Law Course: Part 1
Presentation: ​Review of Teaching Methodologies
Presentation: Technology-based Approaches

Session 17: Designing an Environmental Law Course: Part 2
Presentation: Role of Assessment and Assessment Options

Session 19
Presentation: Description of IUCNAEL & IUCN WCEL

Teaching Exercises

Session 5
Tutorial Problem (Solid Waste Management) (EN | KH | LO)

Session 4 to 7
Hypothetical Case Study for Small Group Discussion (EN | KH | LO)

Session 7
Alternative Approaches in Environmental Dispute Resolution - Role Play Exercise: Mediation (EN | KH | LO)

Session 8 and 11
International Environmental Law Research Assignment (EN | KH | LO

Session 15 to 16
Field Trip Background Brief (EN | KH | LO

Session 18
Designing an Environmental Law Course - Design Exercise (EN | KH


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