State Institutions and their Role in harmonizing the Environment Legislation on the Basis of European Conventions
AbstractThe purpose of this paper work is to provide a basic juridical-legislative strategy under which countries of the south-eastern Europe would regulate and harmonize their local legislation with European conventions assuming to provide protection and sustainability to the environment. This due to the fact that these countries effected by their past are facing with a high rate of pollution and with lack of efficient policies dedicated to ecological sustainability. It is uncontested that the global social-economical development has shown an unforeseen growth before. On the other side, we have silently ascertained that in parallel with this advancing the environment where we live has been catastrophically degraded and destructed so that we don't even think that the future generation has the right to live normally as well. Due to this gradual risk, in particular in the beginning of the 70's primarily from the international institutions and later from state governments themselves, there are symbolically noticed programs for environment protection, and issue and execution of declarations and conventions, by which not only particular preventing reacting measures are recommended, but also they enforce governments of countries to approximate their national legislation with the principles and standards these significant documents provide. Due to the continuous increase of the social risk and environment destruction trend two conventions have been issued which enforce countries to regulate the responsibility for environment protection with the Civil Law and the Criminal Law, this way qualifying and considering dangerous actions of objects towards the environment.
Download InfoIf you experience problems downloading a file, check if you have the proper application to view it first. In case of further problems read the IDEAS help page. Note that these files are not on the IDEAS site. Please be patient as the files may be large.
Bibliographic InfoArticle provided by Association for Sustainable Education, Research and Science in its journal Journal of Environmental Management and Tourism.
Volume (Year): I (2010)
Issue (Month): 2 (December)
Pages: 108 - 115
Contact details of provider:
Web page: http://www.asers.eu/journals/jemt.html
Environment; legislation; civil and penal liability; convention; directive;
Find related papers by JEL classification:
- K - Law and Economics
- K3 - Law and Economics - - Other Substantive Areas of Law
- K32 - Law and Economics - - Other Substantive Areas of Law - - - Environmental, Health, and Safety Law
You can help add them by filling out this form.
reading list or among the top items on IDEAS.Access and download statistics
For technical questions regarding this item, or to correct its authors, title, abstract, bibliographic or download information, contact: (Cristina Barbu).
If you have authored this item and are not yet registered with RePEc, we encourage you to do it here. This allows to link your profile to this item. It also allows you to accept potential citations to this item that we are uncertain about.
If references are entirely missing, you can add them using this form.
If the full references list an item that is present in RePEc, but the system did not link to it, you can help with this form.
If you know of missing items citing this one, you can help us creating those links by adding the relevant references in the same way as above, for each refering item. If you are a registered author of this item, you may also want to check the "citations" tab in your profile, as there may be some citations waiting for confirmation.
Please note that corrections may take a couple of weeks to filter through the various RePEc services.