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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Measures , which deals with the setting of national and international standards in relation to sanitary and phytosanitary measures . These measures are defined as : ( 1 ) measures relating to the protection of human , animal or plant ...
For example , the two countries involved in the CER , Australia and New Zealand , not only have a great deal of similarity in their product and process standards for goods , but are moving also toward co - operative harmonization of ...
... ( 3 ) To establish long term goals on environmental quality and work towards harmonized environmental quality standards for the ASEAN region ; ( 4 ) To harmonize policy directions and enhance operational and technical cooperation on ...
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