Journals Higher Education



Published: 13 February 2019

544 Pages

9.7 x 6.7 inches

ISBN: 9780198778769

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The UN Convention on the Law of the Non-Navigational Uses of International Watercourses

A Commentary

Edited by Laurence Boisson de Chazournes, Makane Moïse Mbengue, Mara Tignino, Komlan Sangbana, and Jason Rudall

Oxford Commentaries on International Law

  • Explores how the UN Watercourses Convention and other instruments such as the UNECE Water Convention and the 2008 ILC Draft Articles on Transboundary Aquifers interact with regional and specific agreements on shared water resources
  • Examines the relationship between the UN Watercourses Convention and Multilateral Environmental Agreements
  • Provides concrete illustrations of the challenges and best practices in the implementation of freshwater management and protection at the universal level