Online Course on the Law of International Freshwater Resources

The objective of this course is to provide a basis for the analysis and understanding of the legal framework for the management of transboundary fresh water resources, including rivers, lakes and aquifers. It illustrates the principles and rules applying to the utilization, sharing, management and protection of these resources, and includes a module on the Convention on the Protection and Use of Transboundary Watercourses and International Lakes. The course was developed by members of the Platform for International Water Law of the Law Faculty of the University of Geneva.

The course is available online, at: