The University of Newcastle, Australia

Environmental law and policy

Environmental law is a significant area within the Newcastle Law School, with initiatives including Australia’s first MOOC in International Climate Change Law and Policy, assistance with environmental and public interest cases through the University of Newcastle Legal Centre, and the first Climate Emergency Declaration by an Australian law school.

The School carries a significant public interest caseload through our Environmental public interest clinic, offers a full Master of Environmental Law and Policy programme, as well as the following subjects through our degrees program:


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International Climate Change Law and Policy

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