By Tafsir Malick Ndiaye, Former Director Rudiger Wolfrum
This quantity covers a number of themes within the fields of the legislation of the ocean and the safety of our environment. the actual concentration of the quantity is at the position and serve as of judicial, quasi-judicial and administrative associations within the prevention and payment of disputes in either one of those components. This comprises an outline and insightful research of the circumstances of the foreign Tribunal for the legislation of the ocean in the course of its first decade. extra sizeable concerns diversity from the allocation of shared marine assets, maritime boundary delimitation and problems with maritime defense to the prevention of marine toxins in addition to a insurance of the compliance and enforcement mechanisms of overseas environmental legislations. The perspectives from either students' and practitioners' views offered during this quantity will provide readers a few remarkable highbrow synergies to mirror at the improvement of overseas legislation. it may well offer either students and policy-makers alike with new insights on how one can deal with urgent difficulties in foreign legislations, together with rules for better institutional layout. The paintings has been compiled in honour of Thomas A. Mensah and contains fifty nine essays from prime students and practitioners in overseas legislations.