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Author Freestone, David.

Title The World Bank and sustainable development : legal essays / by David Freestone
Published Leiden : Martinus Nijhoff Publishers, 2012
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Description 1 online resource
Series Legal aspects of sustainable development ; v. 14
Legal aspects of sustainable development ; v. 14
Contents The World Bank and sustainable development -- The environmental and social safeguard policies of the World Bank and the evolving role of the inspection panel -- The World Bank's prototype carbon fund : mobilizing new resources for sustainable development -- The World Bank's extractive industries review / with Roberto Danino -- The establishment, role and evolution of the global environment facility -- The role of the World Bank and the global environment facility in the implementation -- Of the regime of the convention on the law of the sea -- The World Bank and climate change
Summary The World Bank and Sustainable Development: Legal Essays collects works from the past ten years by David Freestone, former Deputy General Counsel and Senior Adviser at the World Bank. The essays offer a unique perspective founded on the author's years of experience at the World Bank and cover a wide-range of topics. Updated by current Bank Staff members, together these seven legal essays represent a seminal body of work from a uniquely qualified voice in international environmental law
Notes Title from PDF title page (viewed on Dec. 3, 2012)
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject World Bank.
Sustainable development -- Law and legislation.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 1283854120 (MyiLibrary)
9004183310 (Cloth)
9004202331 (electronic bk.)
9781283854122 (MyiLibrary)
9789004183315 (Cloth)
9789004202337 (electronic bk.)