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

Diplomat and Agent of Change

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

Ambassador Satya N. Nandan is that rare individual who deserves personal credit for real and lasting global change-change that contributes to global sustainability. As a representative of the Department of State, the author had the pleasure of working with Nandan both in the Law of the Sea negotiations and on the negotiation of the Western and Central Pacific Fisheries Convention (WCPFC). In those negotiations, he brought to the table and the chairman's chair a clear vision of the ways in which legal standards and requirements in the agreements at issue are formulated or reformulated to make lasting change. In the Law of the Sea Convention, he was not only key to achievement of some of the difficult compromises made in the original 1982 agreement, but also was the architect of agreement on the 1994 revisions of Part 11 to encompass free-market approach compatible with the interests of the United States.

Keywords: free-market approach; global sustainability; law of the sea; Satya N. Nandan; United States; WCPFC

10.1163/9789004274976_007
/content/books/b9789004274976_007
dcterms_subject,pub_keyword
10
5
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:
     
    Peaceful Order in the World's Oceans — Recommend this title to your library
  • Export citations
  • Key

  • Full access
  • Open Access
  • Partial/No accessInformation