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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An innovative feature of the ASEAN Agreement is that it sets out management requirements in relation to protected areas . These include the creation and implementation of management plans , the creation of buffer zones , and the ...
Migratory Birds Agreements A number of bilateral agreements regarding the protection of migratory birds have been ... signed by Japan and the former USSR ; ( 3 ) the 1974 Agreement Between the Government of Japan and the Government of ...
The Agreement provides for a Donor Consultative Group to be established , through which donors will be invited to co - ordinate their support ( Article 18 ) . The emphasis of the Agreement is on co - operation " in all fields of ...
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