Convention on compensation for transfrontier environmental injuries draft with explanatory notes = Convention sur l"indemnisation des dommages transfrontières causés à l"environnement : projet de texte et exposé des motifs = Abkommen über den Schadenersatz bei grenzüberschreitenden Umweltschäden : Entwurf mit ausführlicher Begründung by Alfred Rest

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Other titlesConvention sur l"indemnisation des dommages transfrontières causés à l"environment., Abkommen über den Schadenersatz bei grenzüberschreitenden Umweltschäden.
Statementby Alfred Rest.
SeriesBeiträge zur Umweltgestaltung ;, Heft A 53
ContributionsInternational Union for Conservation of Nature and Natural Resources. Environmental Law Centre.
LC ClassificationsK955 .R4
The Physical Object
Pagination276 p. ;
Number of Pages276
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4300865M
ISBN 103503014799
LC Control Number78339557

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Get this from a library. Convention on compensation for transfrontier environmental injuries: draft with explanatory notes = Convention sur l'indemnisation des dommages transfrontières causés à l'environnement: projet de texte et exposé des motifs = Abkommen über den Schadenersatz bei grenzüberschreitenden Umweltschäden: Entwurf mit ausführlicher Begründung.

Get this from a library. Convention on compensation for transfrontier environmental injuries: draft with explanatory notes = Convention sur l'indemnisation des dommages transfrontières causés a l'environnement.

[Alfred Rest]. Mackenzie, R. Khalastchi, R. ‘Liability and Compensation for Environmental Damage in the Context of the Work of the UNCC’ Review of European Community and International Environmental Law Sand, P. ‘Compensation for Environmental Damage from the Gulf War’ Environmental Policy and Law Convention on compensation for transfrontier environmental injuries: draft with explanatory notes = Convention sur l'indemnisation des dommages transfrontières causés à l'environnement: projet de texte et exposé des motifs = Abkommen über den Schadenersatz bei grenzüberschreitenden Umweltschäden: Entwurf mit ausführlicher Begründung / by Alfred Rest.

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The rules on compensation provide for no-fault liability (Art. 2(2) in cases, where transfrontier pollution was caused by the hazardous condition of an installation etc.

In many other cases, analogous results will be obtained by a shifting of the burden of proof in favour of the victim of transfrontier pollution (Art. 3).Author: Ignaz Seidl-Hohenveldern. Transfrontier environmental damages: Judicial competence and the Forum Delicti Commissi and the preven- tion of transfrontier environmental injuries.1 The last theme will be the subject of the following discussion.

in the Field of Nuclear Energy,2 the Convention on Civil Liability for Oil Pollution Damage,3 and the Scandina- vian Cited by: 1. Convention on the Transboundary Effects of Industrial Accidents (Helsinki, 17 March ) Ibid., vol. No. p. Rotterdam Convention on the Prior Informed Consent Procedure for Certain Hazardous: Chemicals and Pesticides in International Trade (Rotterdam, 10 September ) Ibid., vol.

No.p. For a more detailed handling of this matter Rest, Convention on compensation for Transfrontier Environmental Injuries (A 53 of Beiträge zum Umweltrecht, West-Berlin ). Director, Institute for International Law and Comparative Public Law, University of Cologne, Federal Republic of : Ignaz Seidl-Hohenveldern.

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Convention on the Protection of the Environment which was concluded in Februaryis discussed in the present paper. More recently, the Norwegian government organized an international meeting of experts in Oslo in December 4, to consider the establishment of a cooperative programme to monitor transfrontier air pollution in Europe.

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