International Environmental Law in the Asia Pacific
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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... Conference on Environment and Development ( UNCED ) in 199245 to commemorate the 20th anniversary of the Stockholm Conference . The purpose of the conference was to devise various strategies to allow for the integration of environment ...
... Conference of the parties to be estab- lished as the supreme body of the Convention . The First Conference of the parties to the FCCC took place in Berlin from 28 March to 7 April 1995. A number of important issues were debated at the ...
... Conference on Climate Change and the Manila Declaration The Asia Pacific Leaders ' Conference on Climate Change took place on 17-20 February 1995 in Manila , in the Philippines , and was attended by over 250 dele- gates comprising ...
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