Law of the Sea

1 ECTS / 3H / English

Objective: to understand the context, relevance, and main aspects of the UN convention on the Law of the Sea. To know and understand the Legal Regime of Maritime Planning and Management. 

Main Topics: Introduction to the Law of the Sea, context and main features. Rights and duties of Coastal and non-coastal States. Legal protection of the marine environment. Relevance and main features of maritime planning and management.  


Maria Pena Ermida is a Researcher at Católica Research Centre for the Future of Law at Universidade Católica Portuguesa. Her PhD research focuses on the…