Teaching Resources

Browse other links and resources relevant to the teaching of environmental law.

Resource Description
Asian Development Bank

The website contains news, reports, articles and publications on economic, social and environmental issues in the Asia-Pacific region. It has an extensive amount of material that is available by ADB's focus areas and countries.

ASIL-EISIL - the Electronic Information System for International Law

This resource was developed by the American Society of International Law. It has a section on international environmental law which has extensive links to primary and secondary sources.

Australian Learning and Teaching Council, Some Innovations in Assessment in Legal Education 2009

This material has been created as part of the work of the Discipline Based Initiative (DBI) in Law, entitled Learning and Teaching in the Discipline of Law: Achieving and Sustaining Excellence in a Changed and Changing Environment.

Australian Treaties Database (ATD)

This is an online resource for researching treaties to which Australia is a signatory, or where Australia has taken other treaty action.

Cornell University Law Library - Selected Foreign & International Resources for the Legal Researcher

Cornell University Law Library - Selected Foreign & International Resources for the Legal Researcher provides access to foreign law sites, international organisations, topical guides and U.S Government sources on foreign and international law 


Coursera provides universal access to the world’s best education, partnering with top universities and organizations to offer courses online.

Development Asia: Articles on Environment

Development Asia provides a platform for sharing solutions to development problems ranging from small detailed fixes on a specific type of project to big picture strategies that address broad societal issues. Read up on case studies, policy briefs, explainers, insights and online courses centered on sustainable development and the environment. 

E-Law Environmental Law Alliance Worldwide

This website provides access to legal and scientific resources throughout the world by region and by topic.

Earth Policy Institute

Established by Lester Brown, but closed down on 30 June 2015; this is a website with many valuable references that is still maintained via Rutgers University.


ECOLEX is a comprehensive database on international treaties and national environmental laws prepared by the IUCN in collaboration with the United Nations Environment Programme and the United Nations Food and Agricultural Organisation: