Interest approach in environmental awareness and sustainabihty: A study on the precautionary principle

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Abstract

Interest approach which concerns with costs and benefits would lead for environmental awareness that plays an important role in environmental sustainabihty by promoting the precautionary principle. The use of the precautionary principle to the area of environmental sustainability, largely in response to the necessity of every and each individual state to protect their rights and interests in order to safeguard the environment. Therefore, this study will examine the use of the interest approach which concerns with costs and benefits which promote the precautionary principle in relation to the environmental awareness and sustainability from the legal perspectives; identify actions which deal with theprotection to the environment as well as a tool for the achievement in sustainable development.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)132-137
Number of pages6
JournalResearch Journal of Applied Sciences
Volume7
Issue number2
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2012

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Keywords

  • Environmental awareness and sustainability
  • Interest approach
  • Malaysia
  • Precautionary principle
  • Protection
  • Tool

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