2 edition of Introduction to a convention on the International Environment Protection Agency found in the catalog.
Introduction to a convention on the International Environment Protection Agency
E. W. Seabrook Hull
|Statement||by E. W. Seabrook Hull and Albert W. Keers.|
|Series||Law of the Sea Institute. Occasional paper ;, no. 12, Occasional paper (Law of the Sea Institute) ;, no. 12.|
|Contributions||Koers, Albert W., joint author.|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||x, 21 l.|
|Number of Pages||21|
|LC Control Number||72611163|
The soft status of international environmental law, and most international law, is a result of con-cerns over sovereignty. Nations are generally reluctant to surrender control over their territory, peoples, and affairs to external international authorities. Even when nations have joined in international agreements, many of them have. the Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC) mandate the Agency to provide international protection to refugees and other persons of concern to the Office and – as a consequence – to seek permanent or durable solutions to their problem.2 These two functions, international protection and the identification.
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