Stars at the Bar: Pollution in the first degree
"It is a trite observation that environmental problems, although they closely affect municipal laws, are essentially international; and that the main structure of control can therefore be no other than that of international law." The above was written by Sir Robert Jennings QC, Whewell Professor of International Law at the University of Cambridge and former president of the International Court of Justice (ICJ), in his foreword to the first edition of Principles of International Environmental Law by Philippe Sands.
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