Potential Causes of Action for Climate Change Damages in International Fora: The Law of the Sea Convention
International Journal of Sustainable Development Law & Policy, Vol. 2, No. 1, pp. 27-51, 2006
25 Pages Posted: 17 Sep 2006
The article focuses on the potential impacts of climate change on ocean ecosystems and coastal resources and explores the prospects for bringing causes of action under the United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea. The article also includes a discussion of the potential barriers to such a cause of action.
Keywords: Climate change, United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea, UNCLOS, climate change litigation
JEL Classification: K32, K33
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