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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... Convention , recognizing that the return by the end of the present decade to earlier levels of anthropogenic emissions of carbon dioxide and other greenhouse gases not controlled by the Montreal Protocol would contribute to such ...
... Montreal Protocol on Substances that Deplete the Ozone Layer ( Montreal Protocol ) , and the 1989 Basel Convention on the Control of Transboundary Movements of Hazardous Wastes and Their Disposal . To take one example , parties to the ...
... Convention for the Protection of the Ozone Layer 1986 Convention on Early Notification of a Nuclear Accident 1986 Convention on Assistance in the Case of a Nuclear Accident or Radiological Emergency 1987 Montreal Protocol on Substances ...
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