|Contributions||Alberta Civil Liberties Research Centre., Canadian Institute of Resources Law.|
|LC Classifications||KQC572 .O38 2006|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||vi, 88 p. ; 28 cm.|
|Number of Pages||88|
|LC Control Number||2007386587|
The Protection of the Human Environment Programme provides guidance and technical support to Member States of the WHO African Region to formulate, implement, monitor and evaluate policies, strategies and action plans that are effective in addressing health and environment linkages, in view of achieving the MDGs and in the context of the Libreville Declaration on health and environment in Africa. Litigating the Right to Health in Africa provides a deep look into the right to health as it is understood in the African context. While most analyses of socioeconomic rights in Africa rely on litigation emerging from South Africa, this collection covers nearly all the sub-regions of the continent. University of Calgary PRISM: University of Calgary's Digital Repository Research Centres, Institutes, Projects and Units Canadian Institute of Resources Law Protecting Env. The work of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and the Office of Environmental Information, to protect human health and the environment, is unveiled by Open Access Government. The United States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) was formed on December 2nd, as an agency of the federal government of the U.S.
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