Oxford, United Kingdom : Oxford University Press, 2015.
liii, 665 pages ; 26 cm.
Oxford commentaries on international law.
Formatted Contents Note
The Rio Declaration on Environment and Development: preliminary study / Jorge E. Viñuales The philosophy of the Rio Declaration / Pierre-Marie Dupuy Changing conceptions of environmental risk / Jacqueline Peel The Preamble of the Rio Declaration / Francesco Francioni Principle 1: Human beings and the environment / Francesco Francioni Principle 2: Prevention / Leslie-Anne Duvic-Paoli and Jorge E. Vinuales Principle 3: From a right to development to intergenerational equity / Claire Molinari Principle 4: Sustainable development through integration / Virginie Barral and Pierre-Marie Dupuy Principle 5: Poverty eradication / Takhmina Karimova and Christophe Golay Principle 6: Special situation of developing countries / Mamadou Hébié Principle 7: Common but differentiated responsibilities / Philippe Cullet Principle 8: Sustainable patterns of production and consumption and demographic policies / Christina Voigt Principle 9: Science and technology / Sandrine Maljean-Dubois Principle 10: Public participation / Jonas Ebbesson Principle 11: Environmental legislation /Martina Kunz Principle 12: The environment and trade / Margaret A. Young Principle 13: Liability and compensation / Malgosia Fitzmaurice Principle 14: Dangerous Activities and Substances / Makane M. Mbengue Principle 15: Precaution / Antonio Augusta Cancado Trindade Principle 16: The polluter-pays principle / Priscilla Schwartz Principle 17: Environmental impact assessment / Neil Craik Principle 18: Notification and assistance in case of emergency / Phoebe Okowa Principle 19: Notification and consultation on activities with transboundary impact / Laurence Boisson de Chazournes and Komlan Sangbana Principle 20: The role of women / Claire Mahon Principle 21: The role of the youth / Magnus Jesko Langer Principle 22: Indigenous people and sustainable development / Dinah Shelton Principle 23: The environment of oppressed Peoples / Mara Tignino Principle 24: The environment in armed conflict / Marie-Louise Tougas Principle 25: Peace, development and environmental protection / Annyssa Bellal and Gilles Giacca Principle 26: International environmental dispute settlement / Tim Stephens Principle 27: Cooperation in a spirit of global partnership / Peter H. Sand.
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references and index.