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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List of Tables 74 77 159 204 207 4.1 Membership of the Hague Convention 4.2 Membership of the UNESCO Convention 7.1 Commitments under the FCCC 10.1 Membership of International Conventions and Agreements in Cambodia 10.2 Membership of ...
Nearly all international environmental conventions contain dispute resolution procedures which become operative when the state parties are in dispute . 87 However , not all of these mechanisms are compulsory and it is often very ...
Environmental Conventions and Agreements to which Vietnam is a party Vietnam is a signatory to the international environmental conventions listed in Table 10.2 . Conventions which are being considered for signing in the immediate future ...
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