Trade in 'Dirty Air' : carbon crime and the politics of pollution
Walters, Reece & Martin, Peter (2014) Trade in 'Dirty Air' : carbon crime and the politics of pollution. In Spapens, Toine, White, Rob, & Kluin, Marieke (Eds.) Environmental Crime and its Victims : Perspectives within Green Criminology. Ashgate, Aldershot.
‘Carbon trading fraudsters may have accounted for up to 90% of all market activity in some European countries, with criminals pocketing billions, mainly in Britain, France, Spain, Denmark and Holland, according to Europol and the European law enforcement agency.’ (Mason, 2009).
‘Carbon offset projects often result in land grabs, local environmental and social conflicts, as well as the repression of local communities and movements. The CDM approval process for projects allows little space for the voices of Indigenous Peoples and local communities – in fact, no project has ever been rejected on the grounds of rights violations, despite these being widespread’. (Carbon Trade Watch, 2013)
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|Item Type:||Book Chapter|
|Subjects:||Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > STUDIES IN HUMAN SOCIETY (160000) > CRIMINOLOGY (160200)|
|Divisions:||Current > Research Centres > Crime & Justice Research Centre
Current > QUT Faculties and Divisions > Faculty of Law
Current > Research Centres > Australian Centre for Health Law Research
Current > Schools > School of Justice
|Deposited On:||26 Feb 2014 04:19|
|Last Modified:||11 Nov 2015 15:14|
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