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Vol 23 No 4 April/May 2018

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Williams, Mortimer and Sunnucks: Executors, Administrators and Probate

Edited by: Alexander Learmonth, Charlotte Ford, Julia Clark, John Ross Martyn
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Multilateral Environmental Agreements: Legal Status of the Secretariats


ISBN13: 9780521883283
Published: July 2010
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Country of Publication: UK
Format: Hardback
Price: £72.00



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The present study seeks to examine the genesis, development, and proliferation of multilateral environmental agreements (MEAs) - in-built law-making mechanisms and processes of institutionalization - and their ad hoc treaty-based status and the issue of the legal personality of their secretariats.

It provides legal understanding of the location of MEA secretariats within an existing international host institution, as well as discussion of the issue of relationship agreements and interpretation of the commonly used language that triggers such relationships.

It places under scrutiny the standard MEA phrase ‘providing a secretariat’, delegation of authority by the host institution to the head of the convention secretariat, possible conflict areas, host country agreement, and the workings of the relationship agreements.

The book offers an authoritative account of the growing phenomenon in which an existing international institution provides a servicing base for MEA that, in turn, triggers a chain of legal implications involving the secretariat, the host institution, and the host country.

Subjects:
Environmental Law
Contents:
1. Institutionalizing cooperation
2. Multilateral environmental regulation
3. Nature and character of environmental agreements
4. Host institution arrangements
5. Legal status
6. Conclusions.