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" The Parties should protect the climate system for the benefit of present and future generations of humankind, on the basis of equity and in accordance with their common but differentiated responsibilities and respective capabilities. Accordingly, the... "
Negotiating Survival: Four Priorities After Rio - Page 75
by Richard N. Gardner - 1992 - 90 pages
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International Environmental Law and Policy in Africa

B. Chaytor, K.R. Gray - 2003 - 362 pages
...countries listed in Annex B countries to reduce their emissions. NonAnnex I countries include countries that are particularly vulnerable to the adverse effects of climate change and the parties that are expected to bear a disproportionate or abnormal burden under the Climate Change...
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International Law And Sustainable Development: Principles And Practice

Nico J. Schrijver, Friedl Weiss - 2004 - 711 pages
...capita emissions in developing countries are still relatively low", and therefore, stipulates that "the developed country Parties should take the lead...in combating climate change and the adverse effects thereof'.23 Needless to say, the first ground of differentiated responsibilities, namely, developed...
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Climate Change: Five Years After Kyoto

V Grover - 2004 - 455 pages
...in developing countries will grow to meet their social and development needs, [it is accepted that] the developed country parties should take the lead in combating climate change and adverse effects thereof" (UNFCCC, 1992, Preamble and Article 3.2). Other international bodies are also...
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Exploring Sustainable Development: Geographical Perspectives

Martin Purvis, Alan Grainger - 2004 - 401 pages
...(Boulton, 1997a). This contradicted the earlier consensus, expressed in Article 3(1) of the FCCC, that the 'Developed country parties should take the lead in combating climate change'. The US condition is interesting because it is based not on the historical greenhouse gas emissions...
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The International Climate Change Regime: A Guide to Rules, Institutions and ...

Farhana Yamin, Joanna Depledge - 2004
...3 of the Convention lend some support to this view because Article 3.1 requires Annex I Parties to take the lead in 'combating climate change and the adverse effects thereof and Article 3.2 requires that 'the specific needs and special circumstances of developing country Parties,...
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Selected Texts of Legal Instruments in International Environmental Law

2005 - 734 pages
...accordance with their common but differentiated responsibilities and respective capabilities. Accordingly, the developed country Parties should take the lead...developing country Parties, especially those that are No. 33 INTERNATIONAL CONVENTIONS AND OTHER LEGAL INSTRUMENTS IN THE FIELD OF ENVIRONMENT AND DEVELOPMENT...
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Sustainable Development and Innovation in the Energy Sector

Ulrich Steger, Wouter Achterberg, Kornelis Blok, Henning Bode, Walter Frenz, Michael Kost, Corinna Gather, Gerd Hanekamp, Rudi Kurz, Dieter Imboden, Matthias Jahnke, Hans G. Nutzinger, Thomas Ziesemer - 2005 - 267 pages
...accordance with their common but differentiated responsibilities and respective capabilities. Accordingly, the developed country parties should take the lead...combating climate change and the adverse effects thereof." This would require binding and real commitments leading to actual reductions in emissions - commitments...
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The World Summit on Sustainable Development: The Johannesburg Conference

L. Hens, Bhaskar Nath - 2005 - 422 pages
...accordance with their common but differentiated responsibilities and respective capabilities. Accordingly, the developed country Parties should take the lead...combating climate change and the adverse effects thereof. Although there were calls and pledges at the WSSD to increase ODA, no specific figures or dates were...
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The Law of Energy for Sustainable Development

Donat-Peter Häder, IUCN Academy of Environmental Law. Colloquium, Adrian J. Bradbrook, Ruth Hemmersbach, Michael Lebert, Professor of Law and Director of the Research Institute of Environmental Law Wang XI - 2005 - 618 pages
...accordance with their common but differentiated responsibilities and respective capabilities. Accordingly, the developed country Parties should take the lead in combating climate change and the adverse effect thereof. The Kyoto Protocol requires Australia, within the first commitment period 2008-12,...
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Global Health Watch 2005-2006: An Alternative World Health Report

2005 - 368 pages
...accordance with their common but differentiated responsibilities and respective capabilities. Accordingly, the developed country Parties should take the lead in combating climate change and the adverse affects thereof.' However, the Convention created non-binding targets for industrialized 14 Droughts...
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