International Yearbook of Soil Law and Policy 2022

This open access book presents an important discussion on the interface between sustainable soil management and climate mitigation and adaptation. It investigates a variety of aspects in this context, such as the political and societal consequences for countries in the Global South, an assessment of...

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Other Authors: Ginzky, Harald (Editor), De Andrade Corrêa, Fabiano (Editor), Dooley, Elizabeth (Editor), Heuser, Irene L. (Editor)
Format: eBook
Published: Cham Springer International Publishing 2024, 2024
Edition:1st ed. 2024
Series:International Yearbook of Soil Law and Policy
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Collection: Springer eBooks 2005- - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Table of Contents:
  • Part 1: the theme: sustainable soil management and climate mitigation and adaptation
  • Sustainable Soil Management and Soil Carbon Sequestration
  • The Climate Decision of the German Constitutional Court and its Implications on Soil Management
  • Legislative Protection for the Soil Environment and Climate Change. Unsealing: Benefits, Potentials, Legal Provisions and Funding: the German Experience
  • Land-use Implications of Carbon Dioxide Removal: An Emerging Legal Issue?
  • "What place for contractual commitments in the protection of European agricultural soils?
  • The example of carbon sequestration"
  • Part 2: Recent international developments
  • UNFCCC CoP26: Key Outcomes for Soil Management
  • The mainstreaming agenda of the CBD and its value to protect and to enhance soil ecosystem services
  • Part 3: Regional/national reports
  • Soil protection law in Japan
  • Soil-related laws in Thailand
  • Effective governance for sustainable soil management at national level: Selected recommendations based on African and German soil law studies
  • Part 4: Cross-cutting issues
  • PFASs in soil and groundwater– comprehensive challenges and progress in regulation and management in Germany
  • An African Legal, Cultural and Religious Perspective of Sustainable Soil Governance