The Precautionary Principle in Marine Environmental Law With Special Reference to High Risk Vessels
International Environmental Law and Distributive Justice The Equitable Distribution of CDM Projects under the Kyoto Protocol
By Bénédicte Sage-Fuller
October 12, 2015
The book examines whether the jurisdiction of coastal States under international law can be extended to include powers of intervention towards vessels posing a significant risk to their coastal and marine environment, but which have not yet been involved in any incident or accident. The books sets ...
By Tomilola Akanle Eni-Ibukun
July 16, 2015
The Clean Development Mechanism (CDM) is widely regarded as one of the Kyoto Protocol’s best creations and as an essential part of the international climate change regime. The CDM has been constantly evolving to ensure that it fulfils its objectives of mitigating climate change and contributing to ...
By Joyeeta Gupta, Nicolien van der Grijp, Onno Kuik
June 19, 2014
A search for new methods for dealing with climate change led to the identification of forest maintenance as a potential policy option that could cost-effectively reduce greenhouse gas emissions, with the development of measures for Reducing Emissions from Deforestation and Forest Degradation (REDD)...
By Jona Razzaque
June 19, 2014
This book looks at environmental governance in both Asia and Europe and offers a comparative analysis of the two regions in order to provide a better understanding of the concept of ‘environmental governance’ and its status in Europe and Asia. The book assesses the legislative, institutional and ...
By Edward J. Goodwin
April 11, 2013
Tropical coral reefs are important ecosystems. They are economically important to coastal communities living in predominantly developing countries, and also provide shoreline protection, catalyse land formation enabling human habitation, act as a carbon sink and are a repository for genetic and ...