On the Life and Death of Wildlife Treaties
18 Journal of International Wildlife Law & Policy (2015 Forthcoming)
11 Pages Posted: 3 Feb 2015
Date Written: December 30, 2014
The recent ICJ judgment in the Antarctic Whaling case states that the 1946 International Convention for the Regulation (ICRW) has evolved. But how do wildlife treaties evolve? Can they become obsolete, as has arguably occurred with the "elephant treaties" examined by Rachelle Adam? These are important questions, likely to be with us for some time.
Keywords: wildlife treaties, international environmental law, treaty evolution
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