International Courts and Environmental Protection
2 March 2009
A new book by Dr Tim Stephens provides the first comprehensive examination of international environmental litigation.
International Courts and Environmental Protection, published by Cambridge University Press, delivers:
"International environmental law has come of age, yet the global environment continues to deteriorate," said Dr Stephens.
"The challenge of the twenty-first century is to reverse this process by ensuring that governments comply fully with their obligations, and progressively assume stricter duties to preserve the environment."
Dr Stephens is a Senior Lecturer at the Sydney Law School.
His areas of expertise include national and international climate change law; public international law; international environmental law; law of the sea and international dispute settlement.
Contact: Greg Sherington
Phone: +61 2 9351 0202