Law or World Re-form: The Problem of Environmental Rights (C. Giagnocavo and H. Goldstein)

Author(s) Cynthia Giagnocavo and Howard Goldstein Keywords reform, paradigm shift, environmental law, Canada, legislation, judicial decisions Abstract Developments in the area of environmental law are proceeding at a rapid pace in Canada. More and more legislation is appearing, judicial decisions are being made and lawyers are actively involved, all to the point where environmental law, […]

Green Governance: Ecological Survival, Human Rights, and the Law of the Commons (B. Weston and D. Bollier)

Author Burns H. Weston and David Bollier Keywords sustainability, ecosystems, environmental protection, economics, national sovereignty, international law, green governance, paradigm shift, human rights, public policy Abstract The vast majority of the world’s scientists agree: we have reached a point in history where we are in grave danger of destroying Earth’s life-sustaining capacity. But our attempts […]