On 20 December 2018 the General Assembly adopted the resolution on the “Midterm comprehensive review of the implementation of the International Decade for Action, ‘Water for Sustainable Development’ 2018-2028”. (A/RES/73/226). This resolution calls for a Conference to be convened in New York on 22- 24

Commissioned by the American Society for International Law, this compilation of essays focuses on the role and relevance of international water law for peacefully resolving disputes over transboundary freshwater resources. Taken together, the essays provide an impressive breadth of approaches, from close examination of contemporary