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An appraisal of the implementation of the UNCCD in Africa : a case study South Africa, Cameroon, Kenya and Morocco.
This dissertation examines the implementation of the United Nations Convention to Combat Desertification and/ or Drought particularly in Africa, (hereinafter referred to as the UNCCD). It reveals that of the 41 per cent ...
Local government and the protection of the environment : an analysis of the functional areas of 'municipal planning' and 'environment'.'
The Constitution brought about fundamental changes to the structure of government in South Africa. The national, provincial and local spheres of government are defined as being distinctive, interdependent and interrelated. ...
An evaluation of the legal framework governing noise control in South Africa.
Rapid industrialisation in countries around the world has resulted in an increase in various types of pollution. Noise pollution is one example of such pollution. Like other types of pollution, for example water and air ...
The sustainability of the Rotterdam Rules in modern multimodal transport : the possibility of harmony for liability under multimodal carriage contracts.
With the advent of containerisation in the 1960s, there was a significant need to alter the traditional legal approach to the long-distance haulage of goods. The use of containers made it possible for goods to be transported ...
Foresight of the causal sequence as a requirement of dolus eventualis in consequence crimes :
Dolus eventualis is an important aspect of South African criminal which has undergone certain modifications. One of these modifications was formulated in 1989 in the case of S v Goosen. Before the decision of Goosen, the ...
The judicial defense for affirmative action measures : a critique of the rationality standard of judicial review.
The South African Constitution states that in order to promote the achievement of equality, legislative and other measures designed to protect those disadvantaged by unfair discrimination may be taken. One of these measures ...
Advance directives and euthenasia in frail care and the terminally ill.
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A critical analysis of the implementation of the Maintenance Act 99 of 1998 : difficulties experienced by the unrepresented public in the Maintenance Court as a result of the poor implementation of the Act.
Maintenance law in South Africa is based on the existence of the common law concept of the duty of support between dependant parties. As a result of this duty of support, parents are obliged to support their children whilst ...