Accounting for the Human Rights Harms of Climate Change

SUR 25 - v.14 n.25, 89-97, 2017

9 Pages Posted: 31 Jan 2018

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Tessa Khan

Climate Litigation Network

Date Written: July 10, 2017

Abstract

This paper discusses the increasing recognition of the grave human rights harms entailed by climate change, and the role that national courts and commissions have played—and are likely to continue to play—in holding governments and corporations accountable for those harms.

Keywords: Climate change; Accountability; Government; Big business

Suggested Citation

Khan, Tessa, Accounting for the Human Rights Harms of Climate Change (July 10, 2017). SUR 25 - v.14 n.25, 89-97, 2017 . Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=3107673

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