Dooley, Elizabeth

International Yearbook of Soil Law and Policy 2017

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Table of contents

Part I. Greetings

1. Greetings
Monique Barbut

Part II. The Theme: Soil and Sustainable Agriculture

2. Sustainable Intensification of Agriculture: Impacts on Sustainable Soil Management
Robert Martin Rees, Bryan S. Griffiths, Alistair McVittie

3. Voluntary Guidelines for Sustainable Soil Management: Global Action for Healthy Soils
Rainer Baritz, Liesl Wiese, Isabelle Verbeke, Ronald Vargas

4. Soil Degradation Through Agriculture in China: Its Extent, Impacts and Implications for Environmental Law Reform
Xiaobo Zhao

5. Soil Legislation and Policy in the Kyrgyz Republic on the Development of the Law “On Soil Fertility Protection of Agricultural Lands”
Maksatbek Anarbaev

6. Current Status and Improvement of Institutional Base of Solving Soil Degradation and Low Agricultural Productivity Problems in Tajikistan
Murod Juraievich Ergashev, Islomkhudzha Ahmadovich Оlimov

7. Governance of Pastoral Lands
Ian Hannam

8. Uncertainty of Land Tenure and the Effects of Sustainability if Agriculture in the United States
Jesse J. Richardson

9. Soil Data Needs for Sustainable Agriculture
Luca Montanarella, Panos Panagos

10. Import Regulations and Certification as a Means to Enforce Sustainable Agriculture Abroad
Andrea Schmeichel

Part III. Recent Developments of Soil Regulation at International Level

11. Implementing Land Degradation Neutrality (SDG 15.3) at National Level: General Approach, Indicator Selection and Experiences from Germany
Stephanie Wunder, Timo Kaphengst, Ana Frelih-Larsen

Part IV. National and Regional Soil Legislation

12. Reform of the Icelandic Soil Conservation Law
Birkir Snær Fannarsson, Björn Helgi Barkarson, Jón Geir Pétursson, Sigríður Svana Helgadóttir

13. Greek Soil Law
Natalia Charalampidou

14. The French Law on Biodiversity and the Protection of Soils
Maylis Desrousseaux

15. Implementing Land Degradation Neutrality at National Level: Legal Instruments in Germany
Ralph Bodle

16. The Community Consultation in the Scope of the Land Management in Mozambique
Eduardo Chiziane

17. Who Owns Soil Carbon in Communal Lands? An Assessment of a Unique Property Right in Kenya
Nelly Kamunde-Aquino

18. The Use of Property Law Tools for Soil Protection
Jessica Owley

19. Thrifty Land Use by Spatial Planning Law: Considering the Swiss Concept
Yvonne Franßen

20. The Soil Conservation Protocol of the Alpine Convention: Why Was the Adoption Possible?
Sebastian Schmid

Part V. Cross-Cutting Topics

21. Soil Health, Sustainable Land Management and Land Degradation in Africa: Legal Options on the Need for a Specific African Soil Convention or Protocol
Robert Kibugi

22. International Forest Regulation: Model for International Soil Governance
Anja Eikermann

23. The Sustainable Management of Soils as a Common Concern of Humankind: How to Implement It?
Harald Ginzky

24. Development of Soil Awareness in Europe and Other Regions: Historical and Ethical Reflections About European (and International) Soil Protection Law
Irene L. Heuser

25. INSPIRATION: Stakeholder Perspectives on Future Research Needs in Soil, Land Use, and Land Management—Towards a Strategic Research Agenda for Europe
Detlef Grimski, Franz Makeschin, Frank Glante, Stephan Bartke

Keywords: Law, International Environmental Law, Soil Science & Conservation, Environmental Economics, Private International Law, International & Foreign Law, Comparative Law, Human Rights, Environmental Law/Policy/Ecojustice

Publication year
International Yearbook of Soil Law and Policy
Page amount
11 pages
Upbringing, Education
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