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The Danube: Environmental Monitoring of an International River
By: Libor Jansky, Masahiro Murakami, and Nevelina I. Pachova
ISBN: 92-808-1061-8
May 2004
  260 pages
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    This book focuses on the disputed Gabcíkovo-Nagymaros Project on the Danube between Hungary and the Slovak Republic. It examines the history and progress of the case from the International Court of Justice to the subsequent agreement to joint monitoring and assessment of the environmental implications. [READ MORE...]

    Libor Jansky is Senior Academic Programme Officer, Environment and Sustainable Development, at United Nations University. Masahiro Murakami is Professor of International Development at the Department of Infrastructure Systems Engineering, Kochi University of Technology, Japan. Nevelina I. Pachova is a Research Assistant in the United Nations University Environment and Sustainable Development Programme.


  • Chronology of Events
  • Introduction
  • Transboundary river problems
  • The Gabcíkovo-Nagymaros Project
  • Environmental monitoring of an international river
  • Joint environmental monitoring - Evaluation and concluding remarks
  • References

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