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Environmental protection and transitions from conflict to peace, clarifying norms, principles, and practices, Carsten Stahn, Jens Iverson, and Jennifer S. Easterday.

Summary
This work examines the protection of the environment in post-conflict societies, with regard both to the maintenance of natural ecosystems and to the function of environmental protection in the peace-building process, addressing the strengths and weaknesses of different bodies of law
Table Of Contents
Introduction: protection of the environment and jus post bellum : some preliminary reflections / Carsten Stahn, Jens Iverson, and Jennifer Easterday -- Part I: Foundations. Considerations in framing the environmental dimensions of jus post bellum / Carl Bruch -- Defining the "environment" -- environmental integrity / Cymie R. Payne -- Part II: Legal Norms and Frameworks. The ability of environmental treaties to address environmental problems in post conflict / Britta Sjöstedt -- The environment and armed conflict : employing general principles to protect the environment / Kirsten Stefanik -- Using a framework of human rights and transitional justice for post-conflict environmental transitional justice for post- conflict environmental protection and remediation / Karen Hulme -- The law of pillage, conflict resources, and jus post bellum / Olivia Radics and Carl Bruch -- Standard-setting practices for the management of natural resources in conflict-torn states : constitutive elements of jus post bellum / Daniëlla Dam-de Jong -- Environmental implications of disarmament : the CWC case / Ayșe-Martina Böhringer and Thilo Marauhn -- Legal protection of the environment: the double challenge of non-international armed conflict and post-conflict peacebuilding / Dieter Fleck -- Eco-struggles : using international criminal law to protect the environment during and after non-international armed conflict / Matthew Gillet -- Part III: Tensions and Dilemmas. Reparation for environmental damage in jus post bellum : the problem of shared responsibility / Ilias Plakokefalos -- Conflict, cash and controversy : protecting environmental rights in post-conflict settings / Jennifer Easterday and Hana Ivanhoe -- Private security companies and other private security providers (PSCS) and environmental protection in jus post bellum : policy and regulatory challenges / Onita Das and Aneaka Kellay -- Part IV: Remedying and Preventing Damage and Harm. Developments in the law of environmental reparations : a case study of the UN Compensation Commission / Cymie R. Payne -- Victims of environmental harm during conflict : the potential for justice / Merryl Lawry-White -- Post conflict mine action : environment and law / Ursign Hofman and Pascal Rapillard -- "After the war is before the war" -- the environment, preventative measures under international humanitarian law and their post-conflict impact / Anne Dienelt -- Reframing the remnants of war: the role of the International Law Commission, governments and civil society / Doug Weir
Language
eng
Literary Form
non fiction
Edition
First edition.
Note
This edition previously issued in print: 2017
Physical Description
1 online resource
Specific Material Designation
remote
Form Of Item
online
Isbn
9780191087592

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