Resources

TypeTopicCountries and RegionsDate of the Resource
Technical guidelines for the identification and environmentally sound management of plastic wastes and for their disposal (683 kb)General PublicationsPlastics and plastic waste
Georgia -- Law on State Environmental Assessment (English)LawsEnvironmental Impact Assessment | Laws from around the WorldCentral Asia and Caucasus
Georgia -- Law on the System of Protected Territories (English)LawsCoastal and Marine Issues | Protected areas | Protected AreasCentral Asia and Caucasus
Disposal of bulk quantities of obsolete pesticides in developing countriesGeneral PublicationsPesticides
Guía de Participación Ciudadana en Materia Ambiental de México, Estados Unidos y Canadá (español)General PublicationsConstitutions | Public participation | Public ParticipationNorth America
Guide to Public Participation in Environmental Matters in Mexico, the United States of America and Canada (English)General PublicationsConstitutions | Public participation | Public ParticipationNorth America
Belize -- Macal River Hydroelectric Development Bill, 2003 (Chalillo Dam)LawsDamsCentral America
Tanzania -- Rev. Christopher Mtikila v. the Attorney General, Civil Case No. 5 of 1993 (High Court of Tanzania) (Ruling)CasesStanding | StandingSub-Saharan Africa
Peru -- Ley de Prevencion de Riesgos Derivados del Uso de la Biotecnologia (español)LawsSouth America
Sri Lanka -- Bulankulama v. Min. of Industrial Development (Eppawala case), S.C. Application No. 884/99 (F/R)CasesConservation Easements | Constitutions | Public Trust DoctrineSouth Asia
U.S. -- Eugene, Oregon Toxics Right-to-Know, municipal law (English)LawsAccess to InformationNorth America
Chile -- sentencia del Rol número 245 y 246 (acumulados) (Dec 2,1996) (public access to beaches) CasesCoastal and Marine Issues | BeachesChile | South America
Costa Rica -- Tortugas Marinas: Voto 1999CasesAudits (environmental audits) | Constitutions | Precautionary PrincipleCentral America
Jamaica -- Club Hotel RIU Montego Bay (December 2006)EIAsConstruction | Environmental Impact AssessmentCaribbean
Belize -- Environmental Impact Assessment Regulations (2007) -- Statutory Instrument 24 of 2007LawsEnvironmental Impact AssessmentCentral America
Canada -- Environmental Mining Council of British Columbia (SLAPP information)Corporations | SLAPP SuitsNorth America
Sudan -- Constitution of Sudan and other laws (English and Arabic)Constitutions
Canada -- Summary of mining law requirements