Global Governance of the Environment

Global Governance of the Environment

Environmental Principles and Change in International Law and Politics

Afshin Akhtarkhavari

This timely book examines the role of environmental principles in changing international environmental law and politics, and argues for the importance of integrating environmental principles in the global governance of the environment.

Table of international cases

Afshin Akhtarkhavari

Subjects: environment, climate change, environmental law, environmental politics and policy, environmental sociology, law - academic, environmental law, public international law, regulation and governance, politics and public policy, environmental politics and policy, european politics and policy, international politics

Extract

Case Concerning Certain Phosphate Lands in Nauru (Nauru v Australia) [1992] ICJ Rep 240 115 Case Concerning Delimitation of the Maritime Boundary in the Gulf of Maine Area (Canada/ United States of America) [1984] ICJ Rep 246 115, 119 Case Concerning Land Reclamation by Singapore in and Around the Straits of Johor (Malaysia v Singapore) (Provisional Measures) (8 October 2003) (available at www.itlos.org) 8 Case Concerning Maritime Delimitation in the Area Between Greenland and Jan Mayen (Denmark v Norway) [1993] ICJ Rep 38 115 Case Concerning Pulp Mills in the River Uruguay (Argentina v Uruguay), Request for the Indication of Provisional Measures, Order of 13 July 2006, 45 ILM 1025 143 Case Concerning the GabčíkovoNagymaros Project (Hungary/ Slovakia) [1997] ICJ Rep 7 107, 115–6, 121–4, 128–39, 143, 147, 148, 149, 240–41, 243, 245–6, 248 Case Concerning the Iron Rhine (‘Ijzeren Rijn’) Railway xv (Belgium v Netherlands), Award of the Arbitral Tribunal (24 May 2005), available through the web-page of the Permanent Court of Arbitration, www. pca-cpa.org/upload/files/ BE-NL%20Award%20240505. pdf 15, 113 Case Concerning the Land and Maritime Boundary Between Cameroon and Nigeria (Cameroon v Nigeria: Equatorial Guinea Intervening) (2002) ICJ Rep 303 115 Case Relating to the Territorial Jurisdiction of the International Commission of the River Oder (Czechoslovakia, Denmark, France, Germany, Great Britain, Sweden/Poland) [1929] PCIJ (ser A) No 23 134 Corfu Channel Case (United Kingdom v Albania) (Merits) [1949] ICJ Rep 4 140, 144 Diversion of Water from the River Meuse (Netherlands v Belgium)...