South Asia Conference On Environmental Justice

Author: Asian Development Bank
Publisher: Asian Development Bank
ISBN: 9292541978
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At the conference, participants were engaged in insightful discussions on
environmental law and policy, adjudication, and education. Indeed, the
conference was a forum for South Asian legal practitioners to share their
experiences, highlighting various issues on environmental adjudication, with the
aim of formulating practical recommendations for administering strong and
effective environmental justice mechanisms. As a result, the conference
culminated in the adoption of the ...

Proceedings Of The Third South Asia Judicial Roundtable On Environmental Justice For Sustainable Green Development

Publisher: Asian Development Bank
ISBN: 9292570595
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9 South Asia Co-operative Environment Programme.
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Nations Development Programme (UNDP). ... Environmental Jurisprudence from
Pakistan: Some Lessons for the SAARC Region. Background paper prepared for
the South Asia Conference on Environmental Justice. Bhurban, Pakistan. 24–25

Environmental Justice In India

Author: Gitanjali Nain Gill
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
ISBN: 1317415612
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Importantly, without drivers for increasing the demand for effective environmental
judicial decision-making from the judiciary, environmental judicial specialisations
could go unused. (ADB 2012: 1) Subsequently, in 2012 the ADB organised the
South Asia Conference on Environmental Justice at Bhurban, Pakistan. The
Bhurban Declaration 201228 promised: • an educated judiciary and specialised
courts; • that countries would improve the development, implementation,
enforcement of ...

The Routledge Handbook Of Environmental Justice

Author: Ryan Holifield
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1317392817
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Conclusion This chapter has made two main arguments related to environmental
justice in South and Southeast Asia. First, environmental justice in this region is a
matter of vibrant people's struggles, rather than any concerted governmental
efforts to construct and implement environmental laws. Social movements ...
South Asia conference on environmental justice.
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Proceedings Of The Second South Asia Judicial Roundtable On Environmental Justice

Author: Irum Ahsan
Publisher: Asian Development Bank
ISBN: 9292548662
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JUSTICE. Different legal jurisdictions around the world have begun the debate
on issues such as climate change, right to a healthy and clean environment, and
access to environmental justice; accordingly, there is now strong recognition of
the role and responsibility of the justice system in conserving and protecting the
environment. The increased sophistication of appreciating risks to the earth's
environment, ...

Environmental Justice And Rural Communities

Publisher: IUCN
ISBN: 2831710227
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To date, however, no systematic examination of environmental justice and
injustice as experienced by rural people, who depend on natural resources for
subsistence or to supplement their livelihoods, has been identified. ... A South
Asian conference held in 2002 concluded that any definition of environmental
justice for the region must include provisions for ensuring access to resources
and for compensation if that access is denied, and that those provisions must be
guaranteed by ...

Environmental Law Dimensions Of Human Rights

Author: Ben Boer
Publisher: OUP Oxford
ISBN: 0191056359
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A. Regional Cooperative Organizations In the Asia-Pacific, the regional
cooperative mechanisms, to which the individual countries belong, provide a
useful basis for discussing and comparing the development of environmental
management and human rights regimes ... 9 Asian Development Bank, South
Asia Conference on Environmental Justice (2012) at 11, available at <http://www.> (last visited
26 September 2014).

Adb Publications Catalog 2014

Author: Asian Development Bank
Publisher: Asian Development Bank
ISBN: 9292544330
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South Asia Conference on Environmental Justice This publication documents the
proceedings of the South Asia Conference on Environmental Justice, held on 24
–25 March 2012 in Bhurban, Pakistan. The recommendations from the
conference led to the adoption of a 14-point Bhurban Declaration establishing
green benches across Pakistan and calling for subregional collaboration for
educated judiciaries, specialized courts, and cooperation to achieve
environmental justice.

Third Asean Chief Justices Roundtable On Environment

Author: Kala Mulqueeny
Publisher: Asian Development Bank
ISBN: 9292546287
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... role in adjudicating environmental cases. Dr. Mulqueeny briefly discussed the
upcoming Second Asian Judges Symposium in December 2013 and the formal
launch of the AJNE. She concluded by showing the test AJNE website, and the
information it provides on the ASEAN Chief Justices' Roundtables on
Environment and South Asia Conferences on Environmental Justice and the
outcome statements, key environmental legislation, landmark judgments, and
judicial innovations.

The Environmentalism Of The Poor

Author: Joan Martínez-Alier
Publisher: Edward Elgar Publishing
ISBN: 1843765489
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