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A Post-2012 Vision for the Clean Development Mechanism

Christiana Figueres and Charlotte Streck

in Legal Aspects of Carbon Trading: Kyoto, Copenhagen, and beyond

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
February 2010
ISBN:
9780199565931
eISBN:
9780191722028
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199565931.003.0026
Subject:
Law, Environmental and Energy Law, Private International Law

Despite the many calls to reform the flexibility mechanisms of the Kyoto Protocol, their conceptual underpinnings are strong and it is likely that the idea of the mechanisms, in fact the mechanisms ... More


Developing Country Participation in the Climate Regime—Applying Common but Differentiated Responsibility

Lavanya Rajamani

in Differential Treatment in International Environmental Law

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780199280704
eISBN:
9780191700132
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199280704.003.0007
Subject:
Law, Environmental and Energy Law, Public International Law

The ‘meaningful participation’ of developing countries has been the object of several international climate negotiations since such is perceived to have some disputes regarding the climate regime. ... More


The Doctrinal Basis for and Boundaries of Differential Treatment in International Environmental Law

Lavanya Rajamani

in Differential Treatment in International Environmental Law

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780199280704
eISBN:
9780191700132
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199280704.003.0005
Subject:
Law, Environmental and Energy Law, Public International Law

The divergence in the culpability and contributions of developing and industrial countries persists and results in the lack of ideological sympathy. The principle of common but differentiated ... More


Differential Treatment in International Law

Lavanya Rajamani

in Differential Treatment in International Environmental Law

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780199280704
eISBN:
9780191700132
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199280704.003.0002
Subject:
Law, Environmental and Energy Law, Public International Law

To further the study of differential treatments within international environmental agreements, this chapter looks into the several different aspects of differential treatment in international law. ... More


Dissonance in International Environmental Dialogue

Lavanya Rajamani

in Differential Treatment in International Environmental Law

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780199280704
eISBN:
9780191700132
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199280704.003.0003
Subject:
Law, Environmental and Energy Law, Public International Law

Because of conflicting political, historic, and economic circumstances, there is an apparent difference between the communities of developing countries from those of their industrial counterparts. ... More


Differential Treatment in International Environmental Law

Lavanya Rajamani

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780199280704
eISBN:
9780191700132
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199280704.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Environmental and Energy Law, Public International Law

The history of international environmental dialogue is a history of conflict between developing and industrial countries encompassing the framework, nature, and agenda of international environmental ... More


Promoting Sustainable Development through the Use of Renewable Energy: The Role of the Law  

Yinka O. Omorogbe

in Beyond The Carbon Economy: Energy Law in Transition

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780199532698
eISBN:
9780191701054
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199532698.003.0003
Subject:
Law, Environmental and Energy Law

This chapter examines the role of the law in promoting increased access to energy services. In particular, it considers the use of renewable energy as a catalyst for sustainable development, and the ... More


Introduction

Lavanya Rajamani

in Differential Treatment in International Environmental Law

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780199280704
eISBN:
9780191700132
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199280704.003.0001
Subject:
Law, Environmental and Energy Law, Public International Law

Since the earth has only a limited amount of natural resources, we realize that those who inhabit the earth are gradually using up these said scarce resources. If such behaviour and measures that ... More


Conclusion

Lavanya Rajamani

in Differential Treatment in International Environmental Law

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780199280704
eISBN:
9780191700132
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199280704.003.0008
Subject:
Law, Environmental and Energy Law, Public International Law

International efforts in coming up with common strategies in addressing various environmental issues are confronted by not just economic and ecological interdependence but by the discrepancies and ... More


Environmental Protection and the Rule of Law

in Making Law Matter: Environmental Protection and Legal Institutions in Brazil

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804758239
eISBN:
9780804783101
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804758239.003.0001
Subject:
Law, Environmental and Energy Law

This chapter begins with a discussion of environmental regulation in developing countries. Environmental regulation refers to the set of rules developed by regulatory agencies to implement ... More


Social Rights and Economics: Claims to Health Care and Education in Developing Countries 1

Varun Gauri

in Human Rights and Development: Towards Mutual Reinforcement

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780199284627
eISBN:
9780191700316
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199284627.003.0005
Subject:
Law, Human Rights and Immigration, Environmental and Energy Law

This chapter describes the direct rights to health care and education services. It argues that the disagreements between a ‘rights-based’ and a development economics approach to social welfare are ... More


Making Law Matter: Environmental Protection and Legal Institutions in Brazil

Lesley K. McAllister

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804758239
eISBN:
9780804783101
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804758239.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Environmental and Energy Law

Although many developing countries have environmental statutes, regulations, and resolutions on the books, these laws are rarely enforced and often ignored. This volume presents a book-length ... More


The Role of Climate Change in Global Economic Governance

Bradly J. Condon and Tapen Sinha

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780199654550
eISBN:
9780191747953
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199654550.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Environmental and Energy Law, Public International Law

Climate change presents an unprecedented global challenge, and impacts upon a wide range of human economic activity. The issue of how to address climate change in developing countries has provoked ... More


Sharing the Costs and Benefits of Energy and Resource Activity: Legal Change and Impact on Communities

Lila Barrera-Hernández, Barry Barton, Lee Godden, Alastair Lucas, and Anita Rønne (eds)

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
June 2016
ISBN:
9780198767954
eISBN:
9780191821783
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198767954.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Environmental and Energy Law

The growing global demand for energy, as well as the increased sophistication of related technology, has led to an increase in the size and number of natural resource extraction projects worldwide. ... More


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