On the relationship between environmental protection and human rights that is being formalized into law in many legal systems. Instructs on environmental techniques and procedures that assist in the protection of human rights, and shows a growing international jurisprudence on the promotion and protection of human rights in relation to the environment. Explores a rich body of case law that continues to develop within states on the environmental dimension of the rights to life, to health, to public participation and to access information. Includes five case studies on such topics as large dam projects, creation of a new human rights, and a clean environment.
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