Human Rights and the Environment

Human Rights and the Environment

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The impact of environmental damage on human rights - civil, political or welfare and labour rights - is becoming ever-more widely appreciated and has direct bearing on the behaviour of companies and their norms of conduct. In this volume, contributors draw on the tools and insights of a range of disciplines, including law, anthropology, economics, geography and social science, to analyze the issues and show how new standards that protect rights and liberties can be established.relations value from its required adherence to the Banka#39;s guidelines on environmental and social assessment. ... The former Transfieldbased director of NTEC has gone so far as to say publicly that if the World Bank were not to become involved then NTEC would ... The next round of studies included a sociocultural survey, a resettlement action plan, an economic impact study, a study of alternatives and aanbsp;...

Title:Human Rights and the Environment
Author:Lyuba Zarsky
Publisher:Routledge - 2012-06-25


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