The Environment in Armed Conflicts: Draft Principles

Environmental Policy and Law; The final publication is available at IOS Press through doi: 10.3233/EPL-46102

6 Pages Posted: 28 Nov 2018

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Stavros Pantazopoulos

European University Institute - Department of Law (LAW); Athens Public International Law Center

Date Written: 2016

Abstract

The present paper discusses the work of the United Nations International Law Commission (ILC) during its sixty-seventh session (2015) regarding the topic ‘Protection of the environment in relation to armed conflicts’. First, it sketches out a summary of the debate that took place in the plenary session of the ILC with respect to the issue at hand. Then, the paper moves on to analyze the draft articles provisionally adopted by the Drafting Committee, offering at the same time some critical remarks.

Keywords: Protection of the Environment, Armed Conflict, ILC

JEL Classification: K32, K33

Suggested Citation

Pantazopoulos, Stavros, The Environment in Armed Conflicts: Draft Principles (2016). Environmental Policy and Law; The final publication is available at IOS Press through doi: 10.3233/EPL-46102. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=3277317

Stavros Pantazopoulos (Contact Author)

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