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Since 2009, there has been renewed international interest in efforts to enhance the weak legal framework intended to protect the environment in relation to armed conflicts (PERAC). The topic is currently under consideration by the UN’s International Law Commission, it is being addressed by the International Committee of the Red Cross, and has also been the feature of resolutions at the UN Environment Assembly. Meanwhile, wider questions around environmental security are increasingly on the agenda of the UN Security Council.

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Ever wondered what #Canada's policy towards protecting the #environment in relation to armed conflicts is? We've just published an audit of their state practice. Here's what we found: Thread 1/7⬇️#PERAC #IHL #intlaw #cdnpoli

This week we're launching our latest national audit of state practice on the legal framework protecting the environment in relation to armed conflicts - it's #Canada's turn. Direct to your inbox? Join our mailing list here http://eepurl.com/dj-6Y1 #IHL #PERAC #intlaw #cdnpoli

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