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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Ben Boer, Ross Ramsay, Donald Rothwell. Chapter 5 Protection of Biological Diversity Biological diversity ( commonly referred to as biodiversity ) is the variety of forms of life that exist in the world . Biodiversity , often discussed ...
... Biodiversity One broad set of distinctions between different approaches to the protection of biodiversity is that between measures involving species protection , conservation areas and habitat protection.20 Species protection measures ...
... Biodiversity Country Studies which , within the Asia Pacific region , has thus far assisted Indonesia , the Solomon Islands , Thailand , China , Malaysia , Papua New Guinea and the Philippines to assess the status of their biological ...
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