Law: Environmental Law - Law

  • The UN Watercourses Convention in Force: Strengthening International Law for Transboundary Water Management book cover

    The UN Watercourses Convention in Force

    Strengthening International Law for Transboundary Water Management, 1st Edition

    Edited by Flavia Rocha Loures, Alistair Rieu-Clarke

    At the UN General Assembly in 1997, an overwhelming majority of States voted for the adoption of the United Nations Convention on the Law of the Non-Navigational Uses of International Watercourses – a global overarching framework governing the rights and duties of States sharing freshwater systems.…

    Paperback – 2017-10-12
    Routledge

  • Transboundary Marine Spatial Planning and International Law book cover

    Transboundary Marine Spatial Planning and International Law

    1st Edition

    Edited by Daud Hassan, Tuomas Kuokkanen, Niko Soininen

    Marine Spatial Planning (MSP) is an integrated and comprehensive approach to ocean governance and is used to establish a rational use of marine space and reconcile conflicting interests of its users. MSP allows both a high level of environmental protection and a wide range of human activities…

    Paperback – 2017-10-12
    Routledge
    Earthscan Oceans

  • Ecological Systems Integrity: Governance, law and human rights book cover

    Ecological Systems Integrity

    Governance, law and human rights, 1st Edition

    Edited by Laura Westra, Janice Gray, Vasiliki Karageorgou

    Environmental law and governance are the cornerstones of global efforts to conserve the environment, protect resources and ensure fair and equitable outcomes for all of the planet's inhabitants. This book presents a series of thought-provoking chapters which consider the place of…

    Paperback – 2017-10-12
    Routledge

  • Global Food Security Governance: Civil society engagement in the reformed Committee on World Food Security book cover

    Global Food Security Governance

    Civil society engagement in the reformed Committee on World Food Security, 1st Edition

    By Jessica Duncan

    In 2007/8 world food prices spiked and global economic crisis set in, leaving hundreds of millions of people unable to access adequate food. The international reaction was swift. In a bid for leadership, the 123 member countries of the United Nations’ Committee on World Food Security (CFS) adopted…

    Paperback – 2017-10-12
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Food, Society and the Environment

  • The Earth Charter, Ecological Integrity and Social Movements book cover

    The Earth Charter, Ecological Integrity and Social Movements

    1st Edition

    Edited by Laura Westra, Mirian Vilela

    The Earth Charter is a declaration of fundamental ethical principles for building a just, sustainable and peaceful global society, with ecological integrity as a major theme. This book provides a series of analyses of ecological integrity as it relates to the Earth Charter, social movements and…

    Paperback – 2017-10-12
    Routledge

  • Key Materials in International Environmental Law book cover

    Key Materials in International Environmental Law

    1st Edition

    By Alix Gowlland-Gualtieri

    Edited by Philippe Cullet

    This compilation of key materials in international environmental law takes account of the most significant developments in the field that have occurred during the past decade, including in the areas of climate change, chemicals and pesticides, biosafety, and nuclear safety, as well as good…

    Paperback – 2017-09-25
    Routledge

  • Japan's International Fisheries Policy: Law, Diplomacy and Politics Governing Resource Security book cover

    Japan's International Fisheries Policy

    Law, Diplomacy and Politics Governing Resource Security, 1st Edition

    By Roger D. Smith

    Few nations rely upon the ocean as much as Japan for livelihood, culture and transport. The seas have long played a vital role for the Japanese, helping to support the economic and social life of a nation that possesses few resources and little arable land, and sustain a population that has nearly…

    Paperback – 2017-08-11
    Routledge
    Nissan Institute/Routledge Japanese Studies

  • European Union Environmental Law: An Introduction to Key Selected Issues book cover

    European Union Environmental Law

    An Introduction to Key Selected Issues, 1st Edition

    By Peter G.G. Davies

    This comprehensive book provides analysis and discussion on the following key issues in EU environmental law: environmental competence, principles and objectives, implementation and enforcement, nature protection, impact assessment, trade and the environment, waste management, climate change and…

    Paperback – 2017-07-03
    Routledge
    European Business Law Library

  • Indigenous Peoples, Title to Territory, Rights and Resources: The Transformative Role of Free Prior and Informed Consent book cover

    Indigenous Peoples, Title to Territory, Rights and Resources

    The Transformative Role of Free Prior and Informed Consent, 1st Edition

    By Cathal M. Doyle

    The right of indigenous peoples under international human rights law to give or withhold their Free Prior and Informed Consent (FPIC) to natural resource extraction in their territories is increasingly recognized by intergovernmental organizations, international bodies, and industry actors, as well…

    Paperback – 2017-07-03
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Human Rights Law

  • Public Policy and Land Exchange: Choice, law, and praxis book cover

    Public Policy and Land Exchange

    Choice, law, and praxis, 1st Edition

    By Giancarlo Panagia

    This original contribution to the field is the first to bring economic sociology theory to the study of federal land exchanges. By blending public choice theory with engaging case studies that contextualize the tactics used by land developers, this book uses economic sociology to help challenge the…

    Paperback – 2017-06-30
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Environmental Policy

  • Biodiversity, Access and Benefit-Sharing: Global Case Studies book cover

    Biodiversity, Access and Benefit-Sharing

    Global Case Studies, 1st Edition

    By Daniel F. Robinson

    The Nagoya Protocol to the Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD) is rapidly receiving signatures and ratifications. Many countries are preparing to implement the protocol through national research permit systems and/or biodiversity laws. Yet there is still considerable confusion about how to…

    Paperback – 2017-06-16
    Routledge

  • Decision-making and Radioactive Waste Disposal book cover

    Decision-making and Radioactive Waste Disposal

    1st Edition

    By Andrew Newman, Gerry Nagtzaam

    The International Atomic Energy Agency estimates that nuclear power generation facilities produce about 200,000 cubic meters of low and intermediate-level waste each year. Vital medical procedures, industrial processes and basic science research also produce significant quantities of waste. All of…

    Paperback – 2017-06-16
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Waste Management and Policy

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