Search Images Maps Play YouTube News Gmail Drive More »
Sign in
Books Books
" The Parties should take precautionary measures to anticipate, prevent or minimize the causes of climate change and mitigate its adverse effects, where there are threats of serious or irreversible damage, lack of full scientific certainty should not be... "
Genetic Democracy: Philosophical Perspectives - Page 79
edited by - 2007 - 148 pages
Limited preview - About this book

Ethics & Climate Change: The Greenhouse Effect

Frederick Kenneth Hare, Calgary Institute for the Humanities - 1993 - 199 pages
...measures to anticipate, prevent or minimize the causes of climate change and mitigate its adverse effects. Where there are threats of serious or irreversible damage, lack of full scientific certainty should not be used as a reason for postponing such measures, taking into account that policies and...
Limited preview - About this book

International Organizations and the Law of the Sea 1994: Documentary ...

Netherlands Institute for the Law of the Sea - 1996 - 912 pages
...environment, the precautionary approach shall be widely applied by States according to their capabilities. Where there are threats of serious or irreversible damage, lack of full scientific certainty shall be not used as a reason for postponing cost-effective measures to prevent environmental degradation."...
Limited preview - About this book

Technologies for a Greenhouse-Constrained Society

Michael A. Kuliasha, Alexander Zucker - 1992 - 928 pages
..."Environmental measures must anticipate, prevent and attack the causes of environmental degradation. Where there are threats of serious or irreversible damage, lack of full scientific certainty should not be used as a reason for postponing measures to prevent environmental degradation." They...
Limited preview - About this book

Global Warming: Hearing Before the Subcommittee on Energy and ..., Volume 4

United States, United States. Congress. House. Committee on Energy and Commerce. Subcommittee on Energy and Power - 1992 - 192 pages
...prevent, attack] or minimise the causee of, and mitigate the adverse consequences of, climate change. (Where there are threats of serious or irreversible damage,) lack of full scientific certainty should not be used as a reason for postponing such measures. 6. Statee 0*1 1 promote an open and balanced...
Full view - About this book

The Right to Development in International Law

Subrata Roy Chowdhury, Erik M. G. Denters, Paul J. I. M. de Waart - 1992 - 415 pages
...Environmental measures must anticipate, prevent and attack the causes of environmental degradation. Where there are threats of serious or irreversible damage, lack of full scientific certainty should not be used as a reason for postponing measures to prevent environmental degradation' (Nr.7)....
Limited preview - About this book

Negotiating Survival: Four Priorities After Rio

Richard N. Gardner - 1992 - 90 pages
...measures to anticipate, prevent or minimize the causes of climate change and mitigate its adverse effects. Where there are threats of serious or irreversible damage, lack of full scientific certainty should not be used as a reason for postponing such measures, taking into account that policies and...
Full view - About this book

International Conventions on Protection of Humanity and Environment

GŁnter Hoog, Angela Steinmetz - 1993 - 628 pages
...measures to anticipate, prevent or minimize the causes of climate change and mitigate its adverse effects. Where there are threats of serious or irreversible damage, lack of full scientific certainty should not be used as a reason for postponing such measures, taking into account that policies and...
Limited preview - About this book

Environmental Ruin: The Crisis of Survival

Raj Mal Lodha - 1993 - 400 pages
...environment, the precautionary approach shall be widely applied by states according to their capabilities. Where there are threats of serious or irreversible damage, lack of full scientific knowledge, certainly shall not be used as a reason for postponing cost-effecting measures to prevent...
Limited preview - About this book

The Oceans and Environmental Security: Shared U.S. And Russian Perspectives

James Broadus, Raphael V. Vartanov, Rafaėlʹ Vramovich Vartanov - 1994 - 328 pages
...activities that may adversely affect the marine environment. As expressed in Principle 15 of UNCED, "Where there are threats of serious or irreversible...scientific certainty shall not be used as a reason for postponing cost-effect measures to prevent environmental degradation." Similarly, the requirement for...
Limited preview - About this book

Responding to Global Warming: The Technology, Economics and Politics of ...

Peter Read, Peter Llewelyn Read - 1994 - 304 pages
...negotiations on an FCCC to begin without delay. In relation to the uncertainties the Statement said 'Where there are threats of serious or irreversible damage, lack of full scientific certainty should not be used as a reason for postponing cost-effective measures.' - a turn of phrase which is...
Limited preview - About this book




  1. My library
  2. Help
  3. Advanced Book Search