TITLE

THE CLEAN DEVELOPMENT MECHANISM: RENEWABLE ENERGY INFRASTRUCTURE FOR CHINA AND AN EMPTY PROMISE FOR AFRICA

AUTHOR(S)
Cicale, Nicholas J.
PUB. DATE
September 2010
SOURCE
Connecticut Journal of International Law;Fall2010, Vol. 26 Issue 1, p253
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents a vital assessment of the Clean Development Mechanism (CDM), an international mitigation policy designed to lower greenhouse gas emissions. It explores several United Nations (UN) agencies involved in the CDM projects and details the environmental and social aspects of ten CDM projects in China and Africa. Also, it examines the sustainability of CDM projects for future global climate change mitigation.
ACCESSION #
67353384

 

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