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Faculty of Law | University of the Western Cape


Regional environmental law: Transnational comparative lessons in the pursuit of sustainable development

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Scholtz, Werner, with J Verschuuren (eds) (2015). Regional Environmental Law: Transnational Comparative Lessons in the Pursuit of Sustainable Development . (Edward Elgar)

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The focus of this volume is to ascertain how regional environmental law can contribute to the pursuit of global sustainable development. Leading scholars critically analyze the ways in which states may pool sovereignty to find solutions to environmental problems, presenting a comparative legal analysis of the manner in which the AU, EU, OAS and ASEAN deal with the issues of climate change, human rights and the environment.
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Werner Scholtz

Werner Scholtz is a Senior Professor of Law and Head of Department in the Department of Public Law and Jurisprudence at UWC.

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