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The Hague Environmental Law Facility
This study presents the findings of the research project 'The Hague Espace for Environmental Global Governance'. The project was carried out by the Institute for Environmental Security and the T.M.C. Asser Institute with the support of The...
The U.S. Lacey Act: An import ban on illegal timber. A model for other countries? A model for banning other illegally extracted natural resources?
The Lacey Act (16 U.S.C.??? 3371-3378) prohibits trade in wildlife, fish, and plants that have been illegally taken, possessed, transported or sold. The Lacey Act is administered by the Departments of the Interior, Commerce, and Agriculture through...
The Virunga Volcanoes and the Bwindi Impenetrable National Park: cooperation in the management of shared natural resources and the concept of Transboundary Protected Areas
This case study explores whether and how public international law could contribute to a more effective protection of the natural habitat of the mountain...