Research Papers/Topics in Environmental Law

A Discourse on the National and International Legal Framework for the Protection of Animals

The material covers an overview on Animal rights and freedom; their Protections and penalties when infringed. It also covers legislations guiding animal protection. The researcher also covered extinct animals. TABLE OF CONTENTS Abstract Chapter 1 Introduction Chapter 2 Definition, Classification And Description of Animals 2.1 Definition of Animals 2.2 Classification of Animals 2.3 Description of Animals Chapter 3 The Genesis of Animal Rights and The Protection of Animals Under The La...

ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION SYSTEM BETWEEN THE ANTARCTIC TREATY SYSTEM AND THE ARCTIC REGIME: AN INSIGHT

ABSTRACT Antarctica and the Arctic often regarded as polar regions located at the south and north poles respectively plays an important role of sunlight reflection in the climatic system. Such geo-metrological function of the polar regions ensures the maintenance of balance on planet earth hence the need for protection of the regions as global commons. Thus, the focus of this paper is to x-ray the rationale behind the differential approach in environmental protection of both regions by adopti...

AGRO-ALLIED ACTIVITIES IN NIGERIA, IMPLICATION SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT

ABSTRACT In developing economics like Nigeria agro – allied industries are high in numbers, because it is the major source of both revenue to the government and job opportunities for the citizens. In Nigeria, agriculture apart from being the main strain of the economy, it has been recognized as the highest absolver of the labour force in the country. However, an unsustainable exploitation of Agricultural and agro-allied activities in the country, like logging of word, deforestation, bu...

ENVIRONMENTAL SECURITY IN NIGERIA, AN ASSESSMENT

Abstract Environmental security is an offshoot of the principle of sustainable development which focuses on societal and global environmental sustainability and peace in the face of uncontrolled environmental degradations that are witnessed in different parts of the world particularly in Nigeria. The environmental security and sustainability of biological resources have been affected by myriad of factors ranging from inadequate planning, weak projections insufficient funds, over po...