International Environmental Law in the Asia Pacific
Springer Netherlands, 1998 M02 18 - 364 pages
What does the future hold for the development of international environmental law in the Asia Pacific? This book addresses that question through a multifaceted examination of various aspects of environmental law in the states which comprise East and Southeast Asia, Australia, New Zealand, the island states of the Southwest Pacific, and occasionally the states of South and Central Asia. A treaties table at the end of the book includes most Asia Pacific countries, giving the reader a fuller picture of the environmental conventions.
In addition to providing an overall view of international environmental law, this examination includes an in-depth look at such subjects as:
The book concludes by assessing the interaction between international and regional environmental law and turning to an examination of future prospects for the Asia Pacific.
Through its thorough range of coverage, International Environmental Law in the Asia Pacific provides an illustration of the current state of development of international environmental law within the region as well as the forces shaping further development of international and regional schemes for environmental governance. In doing so, the book promotes long-term ecological, social, and economic sustainability.
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done in London , Washington and Moscow , 10 April 1972 , in force 28 March 1975 , 1015 UNTS 163 Convention on the Conservation of Antarctic Seals , done in London , 1 June 1972 , in force 11 March 1978 , ( 1972 ) 11 ILM 251 Stockholm ...
At the global level , the Asia Pacific is subject to many of the important global environmental law conventions ... 1972 Convention on the Prevention of Marine Pollution by Dumping of Wastes and other Matter , 1973 International ...
Principal International Environmental Conventions Which Australia Has Ratified 1946 International Convention for the ... Convention on Wetlands of International Importance Especially as Waterfowl Habitat 1972 Convention Concerning the ...
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