Report of the Independent Expert on the Issue of Human Rights Obligations Relating to the Enjoyment of a Safe, Clean, Healthy and Sustainable Environment: Mission to France

United Nations Human Rights Council, Twenty-eight session, Agenda item 3, March 6, 2015

20 Pages Posted: 13 May 2015

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John H. Knox

Wake Forest University - School of Law

Date Written: March 6, 2015

Abstract

This report describes the findings and recommendations of the UN Independent Expert on the issue of human rights obligations relating to the enjoyment of a safe, clean, healthy and sustainable environment, on the basis of his mission to France from 20 to 24 October 2014. During the visit, he examined how the country was implementing human rights related to environmental protection, identified good practices and lessons learned, and considered the challenges France faces in the implementation of environmentally related human rights.

Keywords: human rights, environment, United Nations, France

JEL Classification: K32, K33

Suggested Citation

Knox, John H., Report of the Independent Expert on the Issue of Human Rights Obligations Relating to the Enjoyment of a Safe, Clean, Healthy and Sustainable Environment: Mission to France (March 6, 2015). United Nations Human Rights Council, Twenty-eight session, Agenda item 3, March 6, 2015. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=2602437

John H. Knox (Contact Author)

Wake Forest University - School of Law ( email )

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Winston-Salem, NC 27109
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