|Appears in Collections:||Law and Philosophy Book Chapters and Sections|
|Title:||The Legal Status and Role of REDD-Plus Safeguards|
|Citation:||Savaresi A (2016) The Legal Status and Role of REDD-Plus Safeguards. In: Voigt C (ed.). Research Handbook on REDD+ and International Law. Research Handbooks in Climate Law series, Cheltenham: Edward Elgar Publishing Ltd, pp. 126-156.|
|Series/Report no.:||Research Handbooks in Climate Law series|
|Abstract:||This chapter analyses the legal status and role of REDD-Plus safeguards. It first explains what ‘safeguards’ are and how they are used in international law, to then clarify why REDD-Plus safeguards were adopted, what they require, and their status in international law and the role they play within the overall legal landscape on REDD-Plus. The chapter furthermore assesses the relationship of REDD-Plus safeguards with States’ international obligations and their interpretation by international initiatives established beyond the scope of the UNFCCC, highlighting their specificities and dissimilarities.|
|Rights:||This item has been embargoed for a period. During the embargo please use the Request a Copy feature at the foot of the Repository record to request a copy directly from the author. You can only request a copy if you wish to use this work for your own research or private study. Publisher policy allows this work to be made available in this repository. Published in Research Handbook on REDD+ and International Law (ed. by Christina Voigt), copyright Edward Elgar Publishing. The original publication is available at: http://www.e-elgar.com/shop/research-handbook-on-redd-plus-and-international-law The only uses of this work permitted are private study or research.|
|REDD chapter.pdf||581.14 kB||Adobe PDF||Under Embargo until 1/5/2017 Request a copy|
Note: If any of the files in this item are currently embargoed, you can request a copy directly from the author by clicking the padlock icon above. However, this facility is dependant on the depositor still being contactable at their original email address.
This item is protected by original copyright
Items in the Repository are protected by copyright, with all rights reserved, unless otherwise indicated.
If you believe that any material held in STORRE infringes copyright, please contact email@example.com providing details and we will remove the Work from public display in STORRE and investigate your claim.