Capacity building for environmental law in the South Pacific

Capacity building for environmental law in the South Pacific

This report was prepared by EDO NSW at the request of the IUCN Environmental Law Program.

It is intended to inform the development and implementation of a project to build the environmental law capacity of government and nongovernment organisations in the South Pacific region, to be delivered jointly by the IUCN and the Secretariat of the Pacific Regional Environment Program (SPREP), in collaboration with government and non-government partners throughout the region.

The report provides an overview of the following topics:

  • environmental issues in the South Pacific;

  • environmental law and policy in the South Pacific;

  • key institutions and existing capacity-building programs; and

  • proposed capacity-building strategies and activities.

 

2011 - Download PDF