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International courts and environmental protection

Timothy Stephens

International courts and environmental protection

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Published by Cambridge University Press in Cambridge, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Environmental law, International -- Cases

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementTim Stephens.
    SeriesCambridge studies in international and comparative law
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsK3585 .S74 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22679866M
    ISBN 109780521881227
    LC Control Number2008049116

      The work examines the means and processes by which environmental considerations can act upon the operation of the principle of equitable utilization. The volume provides a comprehensive analysis of the subject, outlining the development, scope and operation in general and customary international law of key rules of environmental protection. "States have, in accordance with the Charter of the United Nations and the principles of international law, the sovereign right to exploit their own resources pursuant to their own environmental and developmental policies,and the responsibility to ensure that activities within their jurisdiction or control do not cause damage to the environment of other States or of areas . International Court of Environmental Arbitration and Conciliation adopt Adviser Advisor agree agreement América Latina applicable Arbitration and Conciliation Argentina Assistant Award Bolivia Books and Articles Born Parties persons Petitioner Política President principles Private procedure Professional Positions Professor Professor. include the books International Environmental Law of Pierre-Marie Dupuy and Jorge E. Vinuales (, Cambridge University Press) and The Practitioner’s Guide to International Law of the International Law Committee (, 2nd edition, NSW Young Lawyers). Disclaimer: This handbook is a product of the Department of Legal Affairs (DLA-MONRE). The.

    Of course, another step, becoming more-and more necessary, is the drafting of a general convention on environmental protection, following the example of the two Covenants on Human Rights. Some proposals tend to the establishment of an international court specialized in environmental protection.


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