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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New Zealand Responses 61 As noted above , New Zealand has been active in the negotiation , adoption and implementation of a range of international environmental conventions : see Table 14.2 . The review which follows assesses New ...
sources marine pollution contd Noumea Convention 139 regional responses 138–9 Regional Seas Programme 139 resolution still required 316 124 UNCLOS 126 , 138 London Convention see London Convention Noumea Convention 134-9 offshore oil ...
... 67 , 311 , 321 Non - Proliferation Treaty ( 1968 ) 65 Nuclear Test Ban Treaty 65 Prohibition Treaty , Latin America ( 1967 ) 297 regional environmental issues and responses 64-8 Oceans greenhouse gases sinks 146–7 Oceans and Coastal ...
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