Access and Benefit Sharing from the Indigenous Peoples’ Perspective: The TBGRI-Kani ‘Model’

C.R. Bijoy

     

Environmental Law in Tanzania; How Far Have We Gone?

Daniel Mirisho Pallangyo

     

Maritime Transport of Environmentally Damaging Materials - A Balance Between Absolute Freedom and Strict Prohibition

Thaqal S. Al-Ajmi

     

China’s Peaceful Development and Global Climate Change: A Legal Perspective

Qin Tianbao

     

The Right to Self-Determination and Natural Resources: The Case of Western Sahara

Hans Morten Haugen

     
 

Environmental Regulation in Uganda: Successes and Challenges

Christine Echookit Akellol

     
   

Peter Orebech, Fred Bossleman, Jes Bjarup, David Callies, Martin Chanock and Hanne Petersen, The Role of Customary Law in Sustainable Development (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2005)

Reviewed by Roopa Madhav, LEAD Journal

 
     

Barun Mitra, Kendra Okonski and Mohit Satyanand eds, Keeping the Water Flowing: Understanding the role of Institutions, Incentives, Economics and Entrepreneurship in Ensuring Access and Optimising Utilisation of Water (New Delhi: Academic Foundation, 2007)

Reviewed by Usha Ramanathan, LEAD Journal

 
     
 
Ethiopia - Proclamation to Provide for Access to Genetic Resources and Community Knowledge and Community Right, 2006
 
     

This issue draws on the results of the workshops organised by the International Environmental Law Research Centre (IELRC) on water law in Delhi in December 2006 and in Geneva in April 2007 in the context of the Indo-Swiss Research partnership on  Legal Issues Related to Water Sector Restructuring, www.ielrc.org/water.

   
   

'Swa'-jal-dhara or 'Pay'-jal-dhara-Sector Reform and the Right to Drinking Water in Rajasthan and Maharashtra

Preeti Sampat

 

Functioning of Water Users Associations or Pani Panchayat in Orissa: Principle, Procedure, Performance and Prospects

Sushanta Kumar Mahapatra

 

Safeguarding Water Contracts in Indonesia

Mohamad Mova Al Afghani

 

General Authorisations as a Tool to Promote Water Allocation Reform in South Africa

A. Anderson, G. Quibell, J. Cullis and N. Ncapayi

 

The Reform of Water Rights in South Africa

G.J. Pienaar & E. van der Schyff

 

The Use of the Public Trust Doctrine in Environmental Law

Patricia Kameri-Mbote

 
 

The Water System and Water Chain in Dutch Water and Environmental Legislation

Pieter Jong

 

Privatisation of Water: A Historical Perspective

Naren Prasad

 

A Modern Approach to Water Management: The UNECE Protocol on Water and Health

Francesca Bernardini

 
 
   

Some Reflections on Judicial Protection of the Right to a Clean and Healthy Environment in Uganda

Ben Kiromba Twinomugisha

 

Environmental Governance Challenges in Kiribati : An Agenda for Legal and Policy Responses

Dejo Olowu

 

Droits des populations locales et conservation des ressources forestières: Analyse du cas du sanctuaire à gorilles de Mengame-Cameroun

Samuel Assembe Mvondo & Danielle Lema Ngono

 
   

John R. Nolon ed, Compendium of Land Use Laws for Sustainable Development (Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2006)

Reviewed by Roopa Madhav, LEAD Journal

 
 

Gerd Winter ed, Multilevel Governance of Global Environmental Change : Perspectives from Science, Sociology, and the Law (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2006)

Reviewed by David Takacs, IELRC

 
 
   

Tanzania - Environmental Management Act, 2004

 
 

Philippines - Biofuels Act, 2006

 
 

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