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Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Melbourne University Law Review. 2022, Vol. 45 Issue 3, p1045-1092. 48p.

Abstract: Framework climate laws are being introduced around the world at the national and subnational scale to set greenhouse gas emissions reduction targets and coordinate climate change mitigation activities to meet those targets. Drawing on a 2020 empirical ...

Protecting Human Health from Climate Change: Legal Obligations and Avenues of Redress under International Law.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): International journal of environmental research and public health [Int J Environ Res Public Health] 2022 Apr 28; Vol. 19 (9). Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Apr 28.

Abstract: In this contribution, we explore how human health can be protected from climate change and its adverse effects by reliance on States' obligations under international law. We achieved this by reviewing the principal legal instruments that establish the ...

Review study on governance and international law for coastal and marine ecosystems in response to climate change: Social science perspective.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Advances in marine biology [Adv Mar Biol] 2022; Vol. 93, pp. 117-145. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Nov 02.


Abstract: As a common concern of humankind, the governance of coastal and marine ecosystems is increasingly coming to the fore of the international community as part of the joint response to climate change. Since the signing of the Declaration of the United Nati...

[Chapter 5. State responsibility in public international law, avoidance strategies and future trends.]

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Journal international de bioethique et d'ethique des sciences [J Int Bioethique Ethique Sci] 2019 Jul 02; Vol. Vol. 30 (2), pp. 95-118.


Abstract: Chapter 5. State responsibility in public international law, avoidance strategies and future trendsThe international climate regime has not been able to prevent a rise in temperatures that is already being felt and is likely to increase in the future. ...

US Climate Change Policy: From treaties to funding plans, the government is cutting GHGs.

Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): Congressional Digest. May2022, Vol. 101 Issue 5, p8-11. 4p.

Abstract: The article discusses highlights of the report "U.S. Climate Change Policy," published by the U.S. Congressional Research Service (CRS) on October 28, 2021. Topics explored include the compliance of the U.S. to the 1992 United Nations Framework Convent...

Radical Climate Adaptation in Antarctica.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Ecology Law Quarterly. 2022, Vol. 49 Issue 1, p77-136. 60p.

Abstract: As the climate crisis intensifies, there is growing interest in policies that might supplement emissions reduction and adaptation, such as carbon removal systems and solar radiation modification. One newly prominent class of proposed interventions, whi...

Progress in Studies of Climatic Suitability of Crop Quality and Resistance Mechanisms in the Context of Climate Warming.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Agronomy. Dec2022, Vol. 12 Issue 12, p3183. 9p.

Abstract: Crop quality is directly related to national food security and people's living standards, and it is also key to the improvement of agricultural quality and efficiency. According to the Fifth Assessment Report of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate C...

Neutralizing the Atmosphere.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Yale Law Journal. Oct2022, Vol. 132 Issue 1, p171-249. 79p.


Abstract: "Net zero" has rapidly become the new organizing paradigm of climate change law. In the past few years, thousands of countries, companies, states, and cities have developed pledges that promise by a set date--typically around 2050--that any carbon they...

German climate legislation on the pathway to the 1.5°C Temperature goal?

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Christ University Law Journal. 2022, Vol. 11 Issue 1, p1-33. 32p.


Abstract: Climate lawsuits are rising worldwide. Correspondingly, there are a growing number of landmark rulings by courts. On 29 April 2021, the German Federal Constitutional Court (BVerfG), issued its significant Order on the deficiencies of German Climate Cha...

International Investment Law and Climate Change: Introduction to the Special Issue.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Journal of World Investment & Trade. 2022, Vol. 23 Issue 5/6, p737-745. 9p.

Abstract: Footnotes 1 Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC), "Climate Change 2021: The Physical Science Basis" (IPCC, 2021) 8 accessed 16 October 2022. On countries' commitments, see IPCC, "Climate Change 2022 - Mitigation of Climate Change" (IPCC, 2...