Timo Koivurova

University of Lapland - Northern Institute for Environmental and Minority Law (NIEM)

Research Processor, Director

PO Box - 122

Pohjoisranta 4

Rovaniemi, Lapland 96101

Finland

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (48)

1.

Transboundary Environmental Impact Assessment: An Introduction

THEORY AND PRACTICE OF TRANSBOUNDARY ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACT ASSESSMENT, Kees Bastmeijer, Timo Koivurova, eds., Brill/Martinus Nijhoff, 2008
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 10 Nov 2008
Kees Bastmeijer and Timo Koivurova
Tilburg University and University of Lapland - Northern Institute for Environmental and Minority Law (NIEM)
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Transboundary Environmental Impact Assessment, no harm principle, EIA, Espoo Convention, International Law Commission, global commons, financial institutions, socially responsible investment

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The Arctic Council at 10 Years: Retrospect and Prospects

University of British Columbia Law Review, Vol. 40, No. 1, pp. 121-194, 2007
Number of pages: 74 Posted: 09 Jun 2011 Last Revised: 13 Aug 2013
Timo Koivurova and David VanderZwaag
University of Lapland - Northern Institute for Environmental and Minority Law (NIEM) and Dalhousie University - Schulich School of Law
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Arctic Council, Arctic governance

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Globalisation of Transboundary Environmental Impact Assessment

THEORY AND PRACTICE OF TRANSBOUNDARY ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACT ASSESSMENT, pp. 347-389, Brill Martinus Nijhoff Publishers, 2008
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 11 Mar 2008
Kees Bastmeijer and Timo Koivurova
Tilburg University and University of Lapland - Northern Institute for Environmental and Minority Law (NIEM)
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Globalisation, Environmental Impact Assessment, no harm principle, Espoo Convention, global commons, financial institutions

Jurisprudence of the European Court of Human Rights Regarding Indigenous Peoples: Retrospect and Prospects

International Journal on Minority and Group Rights, Vol. 18, pp.1-37, 2011
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 06 Sep 2013
Timo Koivurova
University of Lapland - Northern Institute for Environmental and Minority Law (NIEM)
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indigenous peoples, human rights, European Court of Human Rights, litigation

Jurisprudence of the European Court of Human Rights Regarding Indigenous Peoples: Retrospect and Prospects

M. Fitzmaurice and P. Merkouris (eds.), The Interpretation and Application of the European Convention of Human Rights: Legal and Practical Implications (Martinus Nijhoff Publishers, 2013) 217-257.
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 17 Feb 2014
Timo Koivurova
University of Lapland - Northern Institute for Environmental and Minority Law (NIEM)
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Environmental Protection in the Arctic and Antarctic: Can the Polar Regimes Learn from Each Other?

International Journal of Legal Information, Vol. 33, No. 2, pp. 204-218, Summer 2005
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 09 Jun 2011
Timo Koivurova
University of Lapland - Northern Institute for Environmental and Minority Law (NIEM)
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Arctic, Antarctic, environment protection, Polar regimes

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Governance of Protected Areas in the Arctic

Utrecht Law Review, Vol. 5, No. 1, pp. 44-60, June 2009
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 09 Sep 2009
Timo Koivurova
University of Lapland - Northern Institute for Environmental and Minority Law (NIEM)
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protected areas, marine protected areas, Arctic Council, Arctic, climate change, environmental protection

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Limits and Possibilities of the Arctic Council in a Rapidly Changing Scene of Arctic Governance

Polar Record, Vol. 46, No. 2, pp. 146-156, September 2009
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 09 Jun 2011
Timo Koivurova
University of Lapland - Northern Institute for Environmental and Minority Law (NIEM)
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Arctic Council, Arctic governance

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International Legal Avenues to Address the Plight of Victims of Climate Change: Problems and Prospects

Journal of Environmental Law and Litigation, Vol. 22, pp. 267-299, December 2007
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 09 Jun 2011 Last Revised: 12 Aug 2011
Timo Koivurova
University of Lapland - Northern Institute for Environmental and Minority Law (NIEM)
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climate change, Inter-American Commission on Human Rights, IACHR, ICC, Inuit Circumpolar Council, Inuit

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Sovereign States and Self-Determining Peoples: Carving Out a Place for Transnational Indigenous Peoples in a World of Sovereign States

International Community Law Review, Vol. 12, pp. 191-212, 2010
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 08 Jun 2011
Timo Koivurova
University of Lapland - Northern Institute for Environmental and Minority Law (NIEM)
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self-determination, peoples’ rights, transnational, indigenous people, sovereignty

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The Draft Nordic Saami Convention: Nations Working Together

International Community Law Review, Vol. 10, pp. 279-293, 2008
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 09 Jun 2011
Timo Koivurova
University of Lapland - Northern Institute for Environmental and Minority Law (NIEM)
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indigenous peoples, self-determination, human rights, Saami, Nordic countries

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Climate Change and Human Rights

In Climate Change and the Law, Erkki J. Hollo, Kati Kulovesi, Michael Mehling (editors), Ius Gentium: Comparative Perspectives on Law and Justice Volume 21 (2013), Dordrecht: Springer, pp 287-325
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 08 Oct 2013 Last Revised: 18 Feb 2014
Timo Koivurova, Sébastien Duyck and Leena Heinämäki
University of Lapland - Northern Institute for Environmental and Minority Law (NIEM), University of Lapland - Northern Institute for Environmental and Minority Law (NIEM) and University of Lapland - Arctic Centre
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The Whaling in the Antarctic (Australia v. Japan) Decision: Giving Up the Spear or Refining the Scientific Design?

Ocean Development and International Law, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 13 Dec 2014
Anastasia Telesetsky, Don Anton and Timo Koivurova
University of Idaho, Griffith University - Griffith Law School and University of Lapland - Northern Institute for Environmental and Minority Law (NIEM)
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International Court of Justice, International Convention on Whaling, Article VIII, scientific whaling, reasonableness, deference

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Alternatives for an Arctic Treaty – Evaluation and a New Proposal

Review of European Community and International Environmental Law, Vol. 17, No. 1, pp. 14-26, 2008
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 09 Jun 2011
Timo Koivurova
University of Lapland - Northern Institute for Environmental and Minority Law (NIEM)
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Arctic Council, Arctic Treaty, Antarctic Treaty, governance

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Canada, the EU and Arctic Ocean Governance: A Tangled and Shifting Seascape and Future Directions

Journal of Transnational Law & Policy, Vol. 18, No. 2, 247, 2009
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 12 Jun 2012
David VanderZwaag, Timo Koivurova and Erik J. Molenaar
Dalhousie University - Schulich School of Law, University of Lapland - Northern Institute for Environmental and Minority Law (NIEM) and Utrecht University School of Law (the Netherlands)
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Arctic, Arctic Governance, Canada, Environment, European Union, Climate Change

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Can Saami Transnational Indigenous Peoples Exercise Their Self-Determination in a World of Sovereign States?

Nigel Banks and Timo Koivurova (eds), The Proposed Nordic Saami Convention: national and International Dimensions of Indigenous Property Rights (Hart Publishing 2013) , pp. 105-124.
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 25 Feb 2014
Timo Koivurova
University of Lapland - Northern Institute for Environmental and Minority Law (NIEM)
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The International Court of Justice and Peoples

International Community Law Review 9 (2007) 157–180,
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 06 Sep 2013
Timo Koivurova
University of Lapland - Northern Institute for Environmental and Minority Law (NIEM)
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How Outside Actors Hold Sway within the Arctic Council: Benefits of Cooperation and the Problems When Improving Them

R. Ramesh, M. Sudhakar and Sulagna Chattopadhyay (eds), Scientific and Geopolitical Interests in Arctic and Antarctic (LIGHT Research Foundation, 2013), pp. 33-54.
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 18 Feb 2014
Timo Koivurova and Piotr Graczyk
University of Lapland - Northern Institute for Environmental and Minority Law (NIEM) and University of Tromso
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The Future of Arctic Governance

Juss I Nord: hav, fisk og urfolk, (en hyllest til Det juridiske fakultet ved Universitetet I Tromsos 25 –årsjubileum (red. Tore Henriksen, Oyvind Ravna), Gyldendal Juridisk 2012, pp. 29-39,
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 20 Feb 2014
Timo Koivurova
University of Lapland - Northern Institute for Environmental and Minority Law (NIEM)
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Transboundary Environmental Impact Assessment in International Law

Marsden, S. & Koivurova, T. (eds), Transboundary Environmental Impact Assessment in the European Union: The Espoo Convention and its Kiev Protocol on Strategic Environmental Assessment ( London: Earthscan, 2011) pp. 15-38.
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 20 Feb 2014
Timo Koivurova
University of Lapland - Northern Institute for Environmental and Minority Law (NIEM)
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A New Era in the Arctic Council's External Relations? Broader Consequences of the Nuuk Observer Rules for Arctic Governance

Polar Record. Page 1 of 12. Cambridge University Press 2013. doi:10.1017/S0032247412000824
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 11 Sep 2013
Piotr Graczyk and Timo Koivurova
University of Tromso and University of Lapland - Northern Institute for Environmental and Minority Law (NIEM)
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The Actions of the Arctic States Respecting the Continental Shelf: A Reflective Essay

Ocean Development & International Law, 42:3, pp. 211-226, 2011
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 10 Sep 2013
Timo Koivurova
University of Lapland - Northern Institute for Environmental and Minority Law (NIEM)
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continental shelf, Arctic Ocean, law of the sea, self determination, power politics

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Chapter 29: Redefining Sovereignty and Self-Determination Through a Declaration of Sovereignty: The Inuit Way of Defining the Parameters for Future Arctic Governance

Asbjørn Eide, Jakob Th. Möller & Ineta Ziemele (eds.), Making peoples heard: essays on human rights in honour of Gudmundur Alfredsson ( Leiden, Martinus Nijhoff, 2011) 493-507.,
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 20 Feb 2014
Timo Koivurova
University of Lapland - Northern Institute for Environmental and Minority Law (NIEM)
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The Participation of Indigenous Peoples in International Norm-Making in the Arctic

Polar Record, Vol 42, No. 221, April 2006, (pp. 101-109).
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 16 Aug 2013
Timo Koivurova and Leena Heinämäki
University of Lapland - Northern Institute for Environmental and Minority Law (NIEM) and University of Lapland - Arctic Centre
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Hydrocarbon Development in the Offshore Arctic: Can It Be Done Sustainably?

Oil, Gas & Energy Law Intelligence, Vol. 10, No. 2, 2012
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 06 Oct 2014
Timo Koivurova and Kamrul Hossain
University of Lapland - Northern Institute for Environmental and Minority Law (NIEM) and Arctic Centre
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The Status and Role of Indigenous Peoples in Arctic International Governance

The Yearbook of Polar Law Vol. 3, (2011), 169-192.
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 25 Apr 2014
Timo Koivurova
University of Lapland - Northern Institute for Environmental and Minority Law (NIEM)
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The Dialectic of Understanding Progress in Arctic Governance

22 Mich St. Int'l L. Rev. 1 (2013)
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 02 Jan 2014
Timo Koivurova
University of Lapland - Northern Institute for Environmental and Minority Law (NIEM)
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Arctic Governance

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EIA Directive at the Crossroads – Analysis of the Commission's Proposal from the Finnish Developer's Perspective

Nordic Environmental Law Journal, Issue 2:2013, University of Eastern Finland Legal Studies Research Paper No. 15
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 14 Dec 2013
Ismo Pölönen, Timo Koivurova and Pamela Lesser
University of Eastern Finland, University of Lapland - Northern Institute for Environmental and Minority Law (NIEM) and University of Lapland - Northern Institute for Environmental and Minority Law (NIEM)
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Transboundary Environmental Impact Assessment in the Case of the Baltic Sea Gas Pipeline

The International Journal of Marine and Coastal Law 25 (2010) 151–181,
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 06 Sep 2013
Timo Koivurova and Ismo Pölönen
University of Lapland - Northern Institute for Environmental and Minority Law (NIEM) and University of Eastern Finland
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From High Hopes to Disillusionment: Indigenous Peoples' Struggle to (Re)Gain Their Right to Self-Determination

International Journal on Minority and Group Rights 15 (2008) 1–26,
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 04 Sep 2013
Timo Koivurova
University of Lapland - Northern Institute for Environmental and Minority Law (NIEM)
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Indigenous peoples, self-determination, collective rights

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Addressing Climate Vulnerability: Promoting the Participatory Rights of Indigenous Peoples and Women Through Finnish Foreign Policy

Tahnee Prior, Sebastien Duyck, Leena Heinamaki, Timo Koivurova and Adam Stepien. Addressing Climate Vulnerability: Promoting the Participatory Rights of Indigenous Peoples and Women through Finnish Foreign Policy, Juridica Lapponica 38, Univ. of Lapland Press, 2013
Number of pages: 323 Posted: 03 Mar 2014
University of Lapland - Arctic Centre, University of Lapland - Northern Institute for Environmental and Minority Law (NIEM), University of Lapland - Arctic Centre, University of Lapland - Northern Institute for Environmental and Minority Law (NIEM) and University of Lapland - Northern Institute for Environmental and Minority Law (NIEM)
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Could the Espoo Convention Become a Global Regime for Environmental Impact Assessment and Strategic Environmental Assessment?

Robin Warner and Simon Marsden (eds.), Transboundary Environmetal Governance: Island, Coastal and Marine Perspective (ASHGATE, 2012) 323-342.
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 17 Feb 2014
Timo Koivurova
University of Lapland - Northern Institute for Environmental and Minority Law (NIEM)
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Enacting a New Mining Act in Finland - How Were Sami Rights and Interests Taken into Account?

Nordic Journal of Environmental Law 2014:1, pp. 119-133
Number of pages: 133 Posted: 25 Mar 2015
Timo Koivurova and Anna Petrétei
University of Lapland - Northern Institute for Environmental and Minority Law (NIEM) and University of Lapland - Northern Institute for Environmental and Minority Law (NIEM)
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mining, Mining Act, Finland, Sami, environmental law

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A New Ocean to Govern: Drawing on the Lessons Learned in Marine Management to Govern the Emerging Arctic Ocean

David Leary and Balakrishna Pisupati (editors), The future of international environmental law, Tokyo: United Nations University Press (2010), ISBN 978-92-808-1192-6
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 24 Dec 2013
Timo Koivurova and Sébastien Duyck
University of Lapland - Northern Institute for Environmental and Minority Law (NIEM) and University of Lapland - Northern Institute for Environmental and Minority Law (NIEM)
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Arctic, Governance, Arctic Ocean, Arctic Council, Ecosystem-based Ocean Management, Precautionary Principle

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The Draft for a Nordic Saami Convention

European Yearbook of Minority Issues, Vol. 6, pp. 103-136, 2006
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 09 Jun 2011 Last Revised: 12 Aug 2011
Timo Koivurova
University of Lapland - Northern Institute for Environmental and Minority Law (NIEM)
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Nordic Saami Convention, Nordic Council, Saami

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The Climate Policy of the Arctic Council

T. Koivurova et al. (eds.), Climate Governance in the Arctic, Environment & Policy 50, DOI 10.1007/978-1-4020-9542-9 3, (Springer Science+Business Media B.V., 2009) 51-75.
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 10 Sep 2013
Timo Koivurova and Waliul Hasanat
University of Lapland - Northern Institute for Environmental and Minority Law (NIEM) and University of Lapland - Arctic Centre - Northern Institute for Environmental and Minority Law
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Arctic Council, climate change, Arctic, climate change policy

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The Present and Future Competence of the European Union in the Arctic

Polar Record, Cambridge University Press, Vol. 48 (4) (2012) 361-371. Received February 2011, doi:10.1017/S0032247411000295
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 05 Mar 2014
University of Lapland - Northern Institute for Environmental and Minority Law (NIEM), University of Lapland, University of Lapland - Northern Institute for Environmental and Minority Law (NIEM), University of Lapland and University of Lapland - Northern Institute for Environmental and Minority Law (NIEM)
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EU, European law, Arctic governance, EU competences, Arctic cooperation, Arctic Council

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Transboundary Environmental Assessment in the Arctic

Impact Assessment and Project Appraisal, 26(4), December 2008, pages 265–275 ,
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 15 Aug 2013
Timo Koivurova
University of Lapland - Northern Institute for Environmental and Minority Law (NIEM)
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EA, EIA, SEA, environment, climate change, Arctic Council, Arctic, transboundary

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Finland's Ambivalent Sulphur Policy in the Midst of a Changing Regulatory Framework Governing Air Pollution from Ships

UPES Law Review Vol. 1, No. 1 (2013). pp. 1-26.
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 03 Mar 2014
Timo Koivurova
University of Lapland - Northern Institute for Environmental and Minority Law (NIEM)
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Editorial

The Yearbook of Plar Law Vol. 4, (2012), 3-11.
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 27 Jan 2014
Timo Koivurova, Gudmundur Alfredsson and Waliul Hasanat
University of Lapland - Northern Institute for Environmental and Minority Law (NIEM), University of Akureyri and University of Lapland - Arctic Centre - Northern Institute for Environmental and Minority Law
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The Future of the Nordic Environment Protection Convention

Nordic Journal of International Law 66 (1997) 505–526,
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 04 Sep 2013
Timo Koivurova
University of Lapland - Northern Institute for Environmental and Minority Law (NIEM)
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Subsidiary Decision-Making Under the Espoo Convention: Legal Status and Legitimacy

Review of European Community and International Environmental Law Volume 20, Issue 3, 2011
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 22 Aug 2015
Alastair Neil Craik and Timo Koivurova
University of Waterloo - School of Environment, Enterprise and Development and University of Lapland - Northern Institute for Environmental and Minority Law (NIEM)
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Espoo Convention, treaty implementation, subsidiary rule-making, transboundary EIA

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Canadian Arctic Offshore Oil and Natural Gas and European Union Energy Diversification: Towards a New Perspective?

Number of pages: 38 Posted: 01 Jul 2016
Jerome Dean Davis, Kamrul Hossain and Timo Koivurova
Independent, Arctic Centre and University of Lapland - Northern Institute for Environmental and Minority Law (NIEM)
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Comparing the Integrated Maritime Policy of the European Union and the Oceans Policy of Canada

Number of pages: 16 Posted: 01 Jul 2016
Timo Koivurova
University of Lapland - Northern Institute for Environmental and Minority Law (NIEM)
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Understanding Risks Associated with Offshore Hydrocarbon Development

E. Tedsen et al. (eds.), Arctic Marine Governance, 2014
Posted: 01 Jul 2016
Kamrul Hossain, Timo Koivurova and Gerald Zojer
Arctic Centre, University of Lapland - Northern Institute for Environmental and Minority Law (NIEM) and University of Lapland - Arctic Centre

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Legal Tools of Public Participation in the Environmental Impact Assessment Process and Their Application in the Countries of the Barents Euro-Arctic Region

Peoples, Economies and Politics, Vol. 1:3 (2015)
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 30 Jun 2016
University of Lapland, University of Lapland, University of Lapland - Northern Institute for Environmental and Minority Law (NIEM), University of Lapland - Northern Institute for Environmental and Minority Law (NIEM) and University of Lapland
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Analysis of Evolving Domestic Access and Benefit Sharing Legislation in Russia from the Perspectives of Indigenous People and Local Communities

Journal of Global Resources, Vol. 2 pp. 109-120
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 30 Jun 2016
Siberian Federal University, Jamia Millia Islamia (A Central University), Jamia Millia Islamia (A Central University) - Environment & Sustainable Development and University of Lapland - Northern Institute for Environmental and Minority Law (NIEM)
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Understanding and Strengthening European Union-Canada Relations in Law of the Sea and Ocean Governance, Juridica Lapponica No. 35

The Northern Institute for Environmental and Minority Law, Arctic Centre, University of Lapland, ISBN: 978-952-484-299-0, March 2009
Number of pages: 584 Posted: 02 Apr 2016
Dalhousie University - Schulich School of Law, University of Lapland - Northern Institute for Environmental and Minority Law (NIEM), Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Utrecht University School of Law (the Netherlands) and Dalhousie University - Schulich School of Law
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A Note on the European Union's Integrated Maritime Policy

Ocean Development & International Law, 40:171–183, 2009,
Posted: 06 Sep 2013
Timo Koivurova
University of Lapland - Northern Institute for Environmental and Minority Law (NIEM)

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