Chapter 4: Relevant Developments in Other Regimes

Recommended materials

Amendment to the Montreal Protocol on Substances that Deplete the Ozone Layer, adopted in Kigali on 15 October 2016, reproduced in (2017) 56 ILM 196.

UNESCO, General Assembly of States Parties to the Convention for the Protection of the World Cultural and Natural Heritage, Sixteenth Session, Policy Document on the Impacts of Climate Change on World Heritage Properties, doc. WHC-07/16.GA/10 (28 September 2007)

Yoshifumi Tanaka, “Regulation of Greenhouse Gas Emissions from International Shipping and Jurisdiction of States” (2016) 25:3 Review of European Community & International Environmental Law 333

Supplementary materials

ICAO Assembly resolution A39-3, “Consolidated statement of continuing ICAO policies and practices related to environmental protection — Global Market-based Measure (MBM) scheme” (27 September – 7 October 2016)

MARPOL resolution MEPC.203(62), “Amendments to the Annex of the Protocol of 1997 to Amend the International Convention for the Prevention of Pollution from Ships, 1973, as Modified by the Protocol of 1978 Relating thereto” (15 July 2011), in IMO document MEPC 62/24/Add.1

Latest materials

Micahel Traut et al., “CO2 abatement goals for international shipping”

Climate Policy (forthcoming) https://doi.org/10.1080/14693062.2018.1461059

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Sophia Kopela, “Making ships cleaner: Reducing air pollution from international shipping”

(2017) 26:3 Review of European, Comparative & International Environmental Law 231 https://doi.org/10.1111/reel.12220

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Shipping to halve carbon footprint by 2050 under first sector-wide climate strategy

http://www.climatechangenews.com/2018/04/13/shipping-halve-carbon-footprint-2050-first-sector-wide-climate-strategy/

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Shipping faces demands to cut CO2

http://www.bbc.com/news/science-environment-43584963?utm_source=EHN&utm_campaign=a77f5f74e0-RSS_EMAIL_CAMPAIGN&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_8573f35474-a77f5f74e0-99406733

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Carbon Markets – The Enigma of Air Transport

A critical report on on-going efforts by ICAO to develop a global carbon market for civil aviation. https://www.slguardian.org/carbon-markets-the-enigma-of-air-transport/

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