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Author Witschel, Georg.

Title New Chances and New Responsibilities in the Arctic Region
Published Berlin : BWV Berliner Wissenschafts-Verlag, 2010
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Contents Introduction by Rüdiger Wolfrum; Content; The Arctic: A Strategic Challenge for the 21st Century by Günter Gloser; Opportunities and Responsibilities in the Arctic Region: The European Union's Perspective by Joe Borg; The First Responsibility by Aqqaluk Lynge; An Explorer's Perspective by Arved Fuchs; New Chances and New Responsibilities in the Arctic Region: An Introduction by Georg Witschel; The Arctic in the Context of International Law by Rüdiger Wolfrum; Arctic in Change: New Prospects for Resource Exploitation and Maritime Traffic by Kirsten Ullbæk Selvig
An International Governance Framework for the Arctic: Challenges for International Public Law by Peter Taksøe-JensenThe Legal Regime of the Arctic Ocean by Tomas H. Heidar; An International Governance Framework for the Arctic: Challenges for International Public Law -- A Danish Perspective by Thomas Winkler; Strategic and Environmental Impact Assessment in Promoting Sustainable Development in the Changing Arctic by Paula Kankaanpää; Research for the Future of the Arctic by Karin Lochte; Integrated Arctic Ocean Governance for the Lasting Benefit of All Humanity by Paul Arthur Berkman
Chairman's Conclusions by Georg WitschelCurrent Endeavors with Respect to the Arctic Ocean: New Challenges for International Law and Politics by Georg Witschel and Ingo Winkelmann; Annex; List of Abbreviations
Resource Exploitation and Navigation in a Changing Arctic by Louwrens HacquebordDeveloping International Law Teachings for Preventing Inter-State Disaccords in the Arctic Ocean by Alexander N. Vylegzhanin; The Call for Good Governance in the Arctic Ocean -- the Legal Framework and the Development of Policies to Meet Rising Challenges and Emerging Opportunities by Rolf Einar Fife; International Law and Scientific Research in the Arctic -- The Role of Science in Law and the Role of Law in Science by Marie Jacobsson; The Challenge of Climate Security in the Arctic Region by Dennis Tänzler
UArctic -- A Most Welcome Tool by Erling OlsenSustainable Development in the Arctic: New Social Challenges and Responsibilities by Rasmus Ole Rasmussen; Managing Towards Sustainability in the Arctic: Some Practical Considerations by Brooks B. Yeager; The Environmental and Research Challenges in the Arctic by Reinhard Priebe; Towards a Canadian Arctic Strategy by Franklyn Griffiths; The Changing Arctic: New Perspectives for the Use of Resources and Transport Routes by Baron Rüdiger von Fritsch
Summary HauptbeschreibungThe Arctic in the 21st century is exposed to multiple challenges. Global warming will have far-reaching repercussions, and thus will open up new opportunities. The melting of the ice enables the exploitation of resources and the use of new shipping routes, which were not accessible up to now. However, these opportunities require new responsibilities, which have to be taken seriously. These developments in the Arctic partake an increasing position in the international environmental discussion. The present book contains a comprehensive analysis of the current problems with regar
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Form Electronic book
Author Tiroch, Kathrin
Winkelmann, Ingo.
Wolfrum, Rüdiger.
ISBN 3830525915