Cookies Policy
X

This site uses cookies. By continuing to browse the site you are agreeing to our use of cookies.

I accept this policy

Find out more here

Marine Environmental Protection in the South China Sea: an UNCLOS Paradigm

Brill’s MyBook program is exclusively available on BrillOnline Books and Journals. Students and scholars affiliated with an institution that has purchased a Brill E-Book on the BrillOnline platform automatically have access to the MyBook option for the title(s) acquired by the Library. Brill MyBook is a print-on-demand paperback copy which is sold at a favorably uniform low price.

Access this chapter

+ Tax (if applicable)

Chapter Summary

This chapter talks about "Oil and Gas Developments and Environmental Protection in the South China Sea". The South China Sea certainly fits the description of an enclosed or semi-enclosed sea, defined in UNCLOS Article 122 as "a gulf, basin or sea surrounded by two or more States and connected to another sea or the ocean by a narrow outlet or consisting entirely or primarily of the territorial seas and exclusive economic zones of two or more coastal States". A joint bilateral initiative in the implementation of UNCLOS Part IX is the Philippines-Vietnam Joint Oceanographic Marine Scientific Research Expedition in the South China Sea (JOMSRE-SCS). The paradigm in UNCLOS Part IX offers itself and projects the end result of a comprehensive MEP scheme for the SCS that would eventually subsume related initiatives, schemes, programs and projects involving states in the Southeast Asian sub-region.

Keywords: JOMSRE; marine environmental protection; marine environmental protection (MEP); oil development; South China sea (SCS); UNCLOS paradigm

10.1163/ej.9789004148413.i-516.49
/content/books/10.1163/ej.9789004148413.i-516.49
dcterms_subject,pub_keyword
6
3
Loading

Sign-in

Can't access your account?
  • Tools

  • Add to Favorites
  • Printable version
  • Email this page
  • Recommend to your library

    You must fill out fields marked with: *

    Librarian details
    Your details
    Why are you recommending this title?
    Select reason:
     
    Recent Developments in the Law of the Sea and China — Recommend this title to your library
  • Export citations
  • Key

  • Full access
  • Open Access
  • Partial/No accessInformation