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A brief overview of international legal and policy initiatives relating to conflict and the environment, with timeline and further suggested reading.

The Conflict and Environment Observatory @detoxconflict has published some interesting, informative analysis of the International Law Commission "draft principles on environmental protection during occupation", which ILC will present to UNGA 6th Committee

Stress-testing the ILC's draft principles on environmental protection during occupation | CEOBS

Over the summer, the International Law Commission has strengthened its draft principles on environmental protection in situations of occupation. In th...

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Emergency measures put in place after the sulphur compound leak in #Armyansk #Армянськ #Crimea have now been withdrawn. The authorities claim that no further breaches have occurred and that the problem with the Titan plant has now been resolved #Ukraine

В окупованому Армянську скасовують режим надзвичайної ситуації - iPress.ua

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...assessments and remedial measures, remnants of war at sea, and sharing and access to information. But we're most excited by the commentary for the draft principle on the toxic and hazardous remnants of war, which uses the TRW Project's definition of TRW. 2/2

2018's report on the #ILC's work contains commentaries to its #PERAC draft principles on general measures to protect the environment in relation to conflicts, indigenous peoples, military agreements, peace agreements and operations, post-conflict... 1/2

Four ways the conflict in the South #China Sea is harming the #environment: 1) island building, 2) increased fishing pressures and reduced fisheries cooperation, 3) pollution from increased militarisation, 4) increased hydrocarbon exploration and drilling:

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The Conflict and Environment Observatory @detoxconflict has published some interesting, informative analysis of the International Law Commission "draft principles on environmental protection during occupation", which ILC will present to UNGA 6th Committee

Stress-testing the ILC's draft principles on environmental protection during occupation | CEOBS

Over the summer, the International Law Commission has strengthened its draft principles on environmental protection in situations of occupation. In th...

ceobs.org

Emergency measures put in place after the sulphur compound leak in #Armyansk #Армянськ #Crimea have now been withdrawn. The authorities claim that no further breaches have occurred and that the problem with the Titan plant has now been resolved #Ukraine

В окупованому Армянську скасовують режим надзвичайної ситуації - iPress.ua

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ipress.ua

...assessments and remedial measures, remnants of war at sea, and sharing and access to information. But we're most excited by the commentary for the draft principle on the toxic and hazardous remnants of war, which uses the TRW Project's definition of TRW. 2/2

2018's report on the #ILC's work contains commentaries to its #PERAC draft principles on general measures to protect the environment in relation to conflicts, indigenous peoples, military agreements, peace agreements and operations, post-conflict... 1/2

Four ways the conflict in the South #China Sea is harming the #environment: 1) island building, 2) increased fishing pressures and reduced fisheries cooperation, 3) pollution from increased militarisation, 4) increased hydrocarbon exploration and drilling:

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