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From Cancun to Paris: The Coming of Age of a Policy Field

Sarah Louise Nash

in Negotiating Migration in the Context of Climate Change: International Policy and Discourse

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9781529201260
eISBN:
9781529201307
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781529201260.003.0002
Subject:
Sociology, Migration Studies (including Refugee Studies)

This chapter provides an overview and detailed analysis of the central episodes of policy making on migration and climate change between 2010 and 2015. The first of these episodes is the 16th ... More


The Human Planet: Globalization, Climate Change, and the Future of Civilization on Earth

Etienne S. Benson

in Surroundings: A History of Environments and Environmentalisms

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9780226706153
eISBN:
9780226706320
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226706320.003.0007
Subject:
History, Environmental History

This chapter describes the adoption of the concept of environment by climate scientists and activists since the 1970s. It shows how producing reliable knowledge about the global climate system ... More


Aviation and Climate Change Regulation

Claybourne Fox Clarke and Thiago Chagas

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/9780199565931.003.0028
Subject:
Law, Environmental and Energy Law, Private International Law

Aviation emissions are the fastest growing source of anthropogenic greenhouse gas emissions. Aviation emissions from Annex I Countries increased by 67% between 1990 and 2005 and, according to some ... More


Corrective Justice: ‘Rough’

Fanny Thornton

in Climate Change and People on the Move: International Law and Justice

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
November 2018
ISBN:
9780198824817
eISBN:
9780191863509
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198824817.003.0006
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory, Environmental Politics

The chapter builds on its predecessor in acknowledging that causality issues in the climate change and people movement context are complex. The chapter works with the premise that those who are ... More


International Market Solutions to Protect Tropical Rainforests

Robert O’Sullivan and Rick Saines

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/9780199565931.003.0027
Subject:
Law, Environmental and Energy Law, Private International Law

Tropical forests play a crucial role in the global carbon cycle and have consequently moved to the forefront of the discussion about how to effectively reduce global greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions ... More


International Legal Framework

Bradly J. Condon and Tapen Sinha

in The Role of Climate Change in Global Economic Governance

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780199654550
eISBN:
9780191747953
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199654550.003.0002
Subject:
Law, Environmental and Energy Law, Public International Law

This chapter analyses the existing international agreements on climate change, principally the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC), according to the customary rules of ... More


Carbon Law and Practice in China

Christopher Tung

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/9780199565931.003.0022
Subject:
Law, Environmental and Energy Law, Private International Law

China has had considerable success in establishing policy and legal bases for climate change action. A robust industry has grown up in support of Clean Development Mechanism (CDM) projects despite ... More


From Paris to Katowice: Moving from Agenda Setting to Recommendations

Sarah Louise Nash

in Negotiating Migration in the Context of Climate Change: International Policy and Discourse

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9781529201260
eISBN:
9781529201307
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781529201260.003.0004
Subject:
Sociology, Migration Studies (including Refugee Studies)

This chapter presents a continuation of the overview and analysis of the second chapter. The story is picked up at the close of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) ... More


What Might a Future Global Climate Change Deal Look Like?

Murray Ward

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/9780199565931.003.0024
Subject:
Law, Environmental and Energy Law, Private International Law

In 2009, global leaders are expected to come together and agree a new multilateral framework to protect the world's climate system. Under the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change ... More


Interrogating a Notable Silence: Human Rights and the Migration and Climate Change Nexus

Sarah Louise Nash

in Negotiating Migration in the Context of Climate Change: International Policy and Discourse

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9781529201260
eISBN:
9781529201307
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781529201260.003.0007
Subject:
Sociology, Migration Studies (including Refugee Studies)

This chapter looks at a silence that is surprising because it is well established in elite policy making of the United Nations and the international community broadly, backed up with legal documents, ... More


A Spotlight on Negotiating Mobility in Paris: Ushering in Another New Era for the Migration and Climate Change Nexus

Sarah Louise Nash

in Negotiating Migration in the Context of Climate Change: International Policy and Discourse

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9781529201260
eISBN:
9781529201307
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781529201260.003.0003
Subject:
Sociology, Migration Studies (including Refugee Studies)

This chapter explains that while much of the world was still preoccupied with scenes of people arriving at Europe's external borders in 2015 and the search for solutions to the crisis of migration ... More


The CDM Project Cycle and the Role of the UNFCCC Secretariat

Netto Maria and Barani Schmidt Kai-Uwe

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/9780199565931.003.0010
Subject:
Law, Environmental and Energy Law, Private International Law

The Kyoto Protocol to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) provides for three ‘market-oriented mechanisms’: joint implementation (JI); emissions trading (ET); and the ... More


Applying International Economic Law to Emissions Trading Schemes: Treaty Interpretation and the Paris Agreement

James Munro

in Emissions Trading Schemes under International Economic Law

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
October 2018
ISBN:
9780198828709
eISBN:
9780191867101
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198828709.003.0002
Subject:
Law, Public International Law

The process of interpreting the treaties of international economic law is a key aspect of the analysis that is undertaken in this book. Of particular importance is the potential relevance of the ... More


International Trade, Investment and Sustainability

Marie-Claire Cordonier Segger

in Crafting Trade and Investment Accords for Sustainable Development: Athena's Treaties

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
August 2021
ISBN:
9780198831341
eISBN:
9780191869099
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198831341.003.0002
Subject:
Law, Public International Law

This chapter begins by discussing the potential negative effects of trade on sustainable development, and the changes in the rules of trade and investment regimes that could lead to these negative ... More


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