Rio Declaration on Environment and Development : a commentary / edited by Jorge E. Viñuales, Harold Samuel Professor of Law and Environmental Policy, University of Cambridge. - First edition. - Oxford (U.K) Oxford University Press, 2015, - liii, 665 pages ; 26 cm. - Oxford commentaries on international law .

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Machine generated contents note: 1.The Rio Declaration on Environment and Development: Preliminary Study / Jorge E. Vinuales -- I).Introduction -- II).The Rio Declaration in Historical Perspective -- III).The Architecture(s) of the Rio Declaration -- IV).The Principles and their Impact -- V).Concluding Remarks: the Unlikely Constitution -- VI).Select Bibliography -- 2.The Philosophy of the Rio Declaration / Pierre-Marie Dupuy -- I).Introduction -- II).A Fresh Look at the Earth -- III).A Duty of Collective Solidarity -- IV).Conclusion -- 3.Changing Conceptions of Environmental Risk / Jacqueline Peel -- I).Introduction -- II).Place of Science in International Environmental Law -- III).Precautionary Challenge -- IV).Competing Conceptions of Environmental Risk -- V).Conclusion -- 4.The Preamble of the Rio Declaration / Francesco Francioni -- I).Introduction -- II).Reaffirming the Stpckhoim Declaration -- III).Environment and Human Rights -- IV).New Levels of Cooperation -- Contents note continued: V).Working Towards International Agreements -- VI).The Integral and Interdependent Nature of the Earth -- 5.Principle 1: Human Beings and the Environment / Francesco Francioni -- I).Origins and Rationale of the Principle -- II).The Principle as Enshrined in the Rio Declaration -- III).Relations with Other Principles -- IV).Assessment: Sovereignty, Then and Now -- V).Select Bibliography -- 6.Principle 2: Prevention / Jorge E. Vinuales -- I).Origins and Rationale of the Principle -- II).The Principle as Enshrined in the Rio Declaration -- III).Relations with Other Principles -- IV).Assessment -- V).Select Bibliography -- 7.Principle 3: From a Right to Development to Intergenerational Equity / Claire Molinari -- I).Origins and Rationale of the Principle -- II).The Principle as Enshrined in the Rio Declaration -- III).Relations with Other Principles -- IV).Assessment -- V).Select Bibliography -- Contents note continued: 8.Principle 4: Sustainable Development through Integration / Pierre-Marie Dupuy -- I).Origins and Rationale of the Principle -- II).The Principle as Enshrined in the Rio Declaration -- III).Relations with Other Principles -- IV).Assessment -- V).Select Bibliography -- 9.Principle 5: Poverty Eradication / Christophe Golay -- I).Origins and Rationale of the Principle -- II).The Principle as Enshrined in the Rio Declaration -- III).Relations with Other Principles -- IV).Assessment -- V).Select Bibliography -- 10.Principle 6: Special Situation of Developing Countries / Mamadou Hibie -- I).Origins and Rationale of the Principle -- II).The Principle as Enshrined in the Rio Declaration -- III).Relations with Other Principles -- IV).Assessment -- V).Select Bibliography -- 11.Principle 7: Common but Differentiated Responsibilities / Philippe Cullet -- I).Origins and Rationale of the Principle -- II).The Principle as Enshrined in the Rio Declaration -- Contents note continued: III).Relations with Other Principles -- IV).Assessment: Principle 7 as a Linchpin of International Environmental Law -- V).Select Bibliography -- 12.Principle 8: Sustainable Patterns of Production and Consumption and Demographic Policies / Christina Voigt -- I).Origins and Rationale of the Principle -- II).The Principle as Enshrined in the Rio Declaration -- III).Relations with Other Principles -- IV).Assessment -- V).Select Bibliography -- 13.Principle 9: Science and Technology / Sandrine Maljean-Dubois -- I).Origins and Rationale of the Principle -- II).The Principle as Enshrined in the Rio Declaration -- III).Relations with Other Principles -- IV).Assessment -- V).Select Bibliography -- 14.Principle 10: Public Participation / Jonas Ebbesson -- I).Origins and Rationale of the Principle -- II).The Principle as Enshrined in the Rio Declaration -- III).Connections with Other Principles -- IV).Assessment -- V).Select Bibliography -- Contents note continued: 15.Principle 11: Environmental Legislation / Martina Kunz -- I).Origins and Rationale of the Principle -- II).The Principle as Enshrined in the Rio Declaration -- III).Relations with Other Principles -- IV).Assessment -- V).Select Bibliography -- 16.Principle 12: The Environment and Trade / Margaret A. Young -- I).Origins and Rationale of the Principle -- II).The Principle as Enshrined in the Rio Declaration -- III).Relations with Other Principles -- IV).Assessment -- V).Select Bibliography -- 17.Principle 13: Liability and Compensation / Malgosia Fitzmaurice -- I).Origins and Rationale of the Principle -- II).The Principle as Enshrined in the Rio Declaration -- III).Relations with Other Principles -- IV).Assessment -- V).Select Bibliography -- 18.Principle 14: Dangerous Activities and Substances / Makane M. Mbengue -- I).Origins and Rationale of the Principle -- II).The Principle as Enshrined in the Rio Declaration -- Contents note continued: III).Relations with Other Principles -- IV).Assessment -- V).Select Bibliography -- 19.Principle 15: Precaution / Antonio Augusta Cancado Trindade -- I).Origins and Rationale of the Principle -- II).The Principle as Enshrined in the Rio Declaration -- III).Relations with Other Principles -- IV).Assessment -- V).Select Bibliography -- 20.Principle 16: The Polluter-Pays Principle / Priscilla Schwartz -- I).Origins and Rationale of the Principle -- II).The Principle as Enshrined in the Rio Declaration -- III).Relations with Other Principles -- IV).Assessment -- V).Select Bibliography -- 21.Principle 17: Environmental Impact Assessment / Neil Craik -- I).Origins and Rationale of the Principle -- II).The Principle as Enshrined in the Rio Declaration -- III).Relations with Other Principles -- IV).Assessment -- V).Select Bibliography -- 22.Principle 18: Notification and Assistance in Case of Emergency / Phoebe Okowa -- Contents note continued: I).Origins and Rationale of the Principle -- II).The Principle as Enshrined in the Rio Declaration -- III).Relations with Other Principles -- IV).Assessment -- V).Select Bibliography -- 23.Principle 19: Notification and Consultation on Activities with Transboundary Impact / Komlan Sangbana -- I).Origins and Rationale of the Principle -- II).The Principle as Enshrined in the Rio Declaration -- III).Relations with Other Principles -- IV).Assessment -- V).Select Bibliography -- 24.Principle 20: The Role of Women / Claire Mahon -- I).Origins and Rationale of the Principle -- II).The Principle as Enshrined in the Rio Declaration -- III).Relations with Other Principles -- IV).Assessment -- V).Select Bibliography -- 25.Principle 21: The Role of the Youth / Magnus Jesko Langer -- I).Origins and Rationale of the Principle -- II).The Principle as Enshrined in the Rio Declaration -- III).Relations with Other Principles -- IV).Assessment -- V).Select Bibliography -- Contents note continued: 26.Principle 22: Indigenous People and Sustainable Development / Dinah Shelton -- I).Origins and Rationale of the Principle -- II).The Principle as Enshrined in the Rio Declaration -- III).Relations with Other Principles -- IV).Assessment -- V).Select Bibliography -- 27.Principle 23: The Environment of Oppressed Peoples / Mara Tignino -- I).Origins and Rationale of the Principle -- II).The Principle as Enshrined in the Rio Declaration -- III).Relations with Other Principles -- IV).Assessment -- V).Select Bibliography -- 28.Principle 24: The Environment in Armed Conflict / Marie-Louise Tougas -- I).Origins and Rationale of the Principle -- II).The Principle as Enshrined in the Rio Declaration -- III).Relations with Other Principles -- IV).Assessment -- V).Select Bibliography -- 29.Principle 25: Peace, Development and Environmental Protection / Gilles Giacca -- I).Origins and Rationale of the Principle -- Contents note continued: II).The Principle as Enshrined in the Rio Declaration -- III).Relations with Other Principles -- IV).Assessment -- V).Select Bibliography -- 30.Principle 26: International Environmental Dispute Settlement / Tim Stephens -- I).Origins and Rationale of the Principle -- II).The Principle as Enshrined in the Rio Declaration -- III).Relations with Other Principles -- IV).Assessment -- V).Select Bibliography -- 31.Principle 27: Cooperation in a Spirit of Global Partnership / Peter H. Sand -- I).Origins and Rationale of the Principle -- II).The Principle as Enshrined in the Rio Declaration -- III).Relations with Other Principles -- IV).Assessment -- V).Select Bibliography.

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Rio Declaration on Environment and Development.


Environmental law, International.
Law and economic development.
Sustainable development--Law and legislation.

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