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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... fishing during the 1980s . This form of fishing is non - selective and impacts upon a wide variety of marine life which is caught in the nets but which may not be part of the target catch.74 This form of fishing was of particular ...
... fishing of common stocks will involve the establish- ment of principles for the granting of priority to applications by fishing vessels by parties to the Agreement to fish within the Fisheries Zones , over other foreign fishing vessels ...
... fishing rights and the interest of states , especially in the Southwest Pacific , to maintain fish stocks at sustainable levels . Throughout much of the 1980s there was an ongoing dispute between the United ... Fishing Drift-net Fishing.
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