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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The relevant provision is Article 30 of the VCLT which creates several rules : 11 ( 1 ) In cases where potential treaty conflict has been recognised and a treaty indicates that it is subject to or not to be considered to be incompatible ...
Notwithstanding these careful attempts to ensure that no treaty conflicts occur , the potential does exist for the Waigani Convention to conflict with the terms of the Basel Convention . Such a conflict can arise because the Basel ...
Transboundary Pollution With economic development throughout the region also comes the potential for greater transboundary pollution . With many states throughout the Asia Pacific heavily reliant upon marine resources for either their ...
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