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Main Title Linking human rights and the environment
Other Authors
Author Title of a Work
Picolotti, Romina
Taillant, Jorge Daniel
Publisher University of Arizona Press,
Year Published 2003
OCLC Number 50808894
ISBN 0816522618 (cloth : acid-free paper) 0735535175 (cloth : acid-free paper)
Subjects Environmental law ; Human rights
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
ERAM  K3585.L56 2003 Region 9 Library/San Francisco,CA 09/12/2003
Collation xviii, 264 p. ; 25 cm.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Notes
The environmental jurisprudence of international human rights tribunals / Dinah Shelton -- The right to the conservation of the environment / Alexandre Kiss -- Agenda 21 and human rights : the right to participate / Romina Picolotti -- Public participation in the era of globalization / Claudia Saladin -- The right to water as a human right / Ignacio J. Alvarez -- Women's rights and the global population crisis / Michael G. Shaw -- How human rights norms can contribute to environmental protection : some practical possibilities within the United Nations system / Caroline Dommen -- Environmental advocacy and the inter-American human rights system / Jorge Daniel Taillant -- Sharing common ground : a cautionary tale on the rights of indigenous peoples and the protection of biological diversity / Annecoos Wiersema -- The Mayagna Indigenous Community of Awas Tingni and its effort to gain recognition of traditional lands : the community's case before the human rights institutions of the Organization of American States / S. James Anaya.