Ozone Diplomacy / Edition 1

Ozone Diplomacy / Edition 1

by Richard Elliot Benedick
     
 

The first edition of Ozone Diplomacy offered an insider's view of the politics, economics, science, and diplomacy involved in creating the precedent-setting treaty to protect the Earth: the 1987 Montreal Protocol on Substances that Deplete the Ozone Layer. Now Richard Benedick--a principal architect and the chief U.S. negotiator of the historicSee more details below

Overview

The first edition of Ozone Diplomacy offered an insider's view of the politics, economics, science, and diplomacy involved in creating the precedent-setting treaty to protect the Earth: the 1987 Montreal Protocol on Substances that Deplete the Ozone Layer. Now Richard Benedick--a principal architect and the chief U.S. negotiator of the historic treaty--expands the ozone story, bringing us to the eve of the tenth anniversary of the Montreal Protocol.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780674650039
Publisher:
Harvard University Press
Publication date:
03/15/1998
Edition description:
ENL
Pages:
470
Product dimensions:
6.14(w) x 9.21(h) x 0.95(d)

Meet the Author

Ambassador Richard Elliot Benedick has had extensive diplomatic and negotiating experience in the U.S. Foreign Service. As a result of his work on the historic Montreal Protocol, he received in 1988 the highest presidential career public service honor: the Presidential Distinguished Service Award. In September 1997 he received the United Nations Environment Programme's Ozone Award for his work in negotiating the protocol and subsequent efforts on behalf of the ozone layer.

Table of Contents

  • Foreword to the First Edition by David Newsom
  • Preface to the First Edition
  • Preface to the Enlarged Edition
  • Abbreviations

  • Lessons from History
  • The Science: Models of Uncertainty
  • Spray Cans and Europolitics
  • Prelude to Consensus
  • Forging the U.S. Position
  • The Sequence of Negotiations
  • Points of Debate
  • The Immediate Aftermath
  • New Science, New Urgency
  • The Road to Helsinki
  • The Protocol in Evolution
  • The South Claims a Role
  • Strong Decisions in London
  • Accelerating the Phaseout
  • A New Phase for the Protocol
  • "Common but Differentiated Responsibilities"
  • Promoting Compliance
  • New Controls for North and South
  • A New Global Diplomacy: Ozone Lessons and Climate Change

  • Chronology
  • Appendix A. Vienna Convention for the Protection of the Ozone Layer, March 1985
  • Appendix B. Montreal Protocol on Substances That Deplete the Ozone Layer, September 1987
  • Appendix C. Londo Revisions to the Montreal Protocol, June 1990 (Excerpts)
  • Appendix D. Montreal Protocol Phaseout Schedules
  • Appendix E. Terms of Reference for the Multilateral Fund
  • Appendix F. Terms of Reference of the Executive Committee
  • Appendix G. Noncompliance Procedure
  • Appendix H. The Nearly Universal Treaty: Parties to the 1985 Vienna Convention and the 1987 Montreal Protocol, with Ratifications to the 1990 London Amendment and 1992 Copenhagen Amendment
  • Notes
  • Select Ozone Bibliography
  • Index

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