Oil Pollution and Human Rights: A Viewpost

Human Rights and Environment, Empowerment Through Law of the Common People (ELCOP), Dhaka, Bangladesh, 2011, pp.117-128

21 Pages Posted: 22 Jul 2013  

Mohammad Rubaiyat Rahman

Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman Science and Technology University

Date Written: November 19, 2011

Abstract

Oil production development has brought welcome royalties, but at the same time, it has brought involuntary displacement and expropriation, in tandem with large scale environmental pollution and health Hazards. One can find that oil pollution is a thorny thicket that covers over every sphere of human rights.

Keywords: Oil Pollution, Human Rights Violation, Environment Pollution, Nigeria, Africa, Ogoniland, Economic Injustice, Corporate Social Responsibility

Suggested Citation

Rahman, Mohammad Rubaiyat, Oil Pollution and Human Rights: A Viewpost (November 19, 2011). Human Rights and Environment, Empowerment Through Law of the Common People (ELCOP), Dhaka, Bangladesh, 2011, pp.117-128. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=2296608

Mohammad Rubaiyat Rahman (Contact Author)

Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman Science and Technology University ( email )

Gopalganj, 8100
Bangladesh

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