Contemporary Issues in International Environmental Law

Contemporary Issues in International Environmental Law

Malgosia Fitzmaurice

The central aim of this insightful book is to illuminate how many concepts in international environmental law such as the precautionary principle and sustainable development are taken for granted. These problematic issues are very much still evolving and subject to heated debate between scholars as well as between states.

Treaties, international and national documents

Malgosia Fitzmaurice

Subjects: environment, environmental law, law - academic, environmental law

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Bamako Convention on the Ban of the Import into Africa and Control of Transboundary Movement of Hazardous Waste Within Africa 1991, 30 ILM (1991) 733 25, 64 Berne Convention on the Conservation of Migratory Species of Wild Animals 1979, 19 ILM (1980) 15 110 Bonn Convention on the Conservation of Migratory Species of Wild Animals 1979, 19 ILM (1980) 15 111, 128 Committee of Experts for the Development of Human Rights, Doc. No DH-DEV (1995) 181 Compact of Free Association (included in US Pub. Law 99-239, Compact of Free Assoc. Act of 1985, 48 USC 1681 note. 59 Stat. 1031 and amended in 2003 Trusteeship Agreement for the former Japanese Mandated Islands, 8 UNTS (1947) 189 154 et seq. Compact of Free Association Amendments and the Appendix V-Trust Fund Agreement; available online at: http:// www.rmiembassyus.org/ Compact/Compact%20Sub%20 Agreement.pdf 165–6 x Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Flora and Fauna (CITES), 12 ILM (1973) 1085 75, 111, 144 Convention for the Protection of the Marine Environment of the North-East Atlantic 1992, 31 ILM (1993) 1069 25 Convention on the Protection of the Marine Environment of the Baltic Sea Area 1992 (1993), available online at: http://swww. helcom.fi/helcom/convention. html 2, 25, 57–65, 67, 87, 90–94 Declaration of the Second International North Sea Conference on the Protection of the North Sea 1987, 27 ILM (1987) 835 26 Declaration of the Third International Conference on the Protection of the North Sea 1990, 1 YBIEL (1990) 658 26 Differentiated...