ISBN 9789785452891
Pages 246
Dimensions 234 x 156mm
Published 2017
Publisher Malthouse Press, Nigeria
Format Paperback

Law, Environmental Sustainability, Land Use Planning and Protection in Nigeria

by Abdulkadir Bolaji Abdulkadir

Law, Environmental Sustainability, Land Use Planning and Protection is a unique new textbook that presents a diverse, comprehensive, and coordinated approach to issues of land use planning and environmental management and protection in Nigeria. It builds on recent advances in environmental law, planning theories and sustainable development to provide students with the foundation they need to understand approaches that can mitigate impacts of land use practices and enhance environmental protection and sustainable development. While providing a base of knowledge in international and national environmental laws, its primary emphasis is on describing and explaining emerging approaches, methods, and techniques for environmental land use planning, and sustainability.

The book is an important new text for advanced undergraduate and graduate courses in environmental planning, land use and natural resource management, and a valuable resource for professionals and others concerned with issues of environmental planning and land use.

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About the Author

Abdulkadir Bolaji Abdulkadir

Abdulkadir Bolaji Abdulkadir obtained his LL.B degree from the University of Ilorin, Nigeria in 2004, the Nigerian Law School in 2005 and was called to the Nigerian Bar in 2006. He obtained LLM from the University of Ilorin in 2010 and PhD of Laws at the International Islamic University, Malaysia in 2014. He has been a lecturer at the Faculty of Law, University of Ilorin since 2008. His major areas of interest are environmental law, human rights law, environmental health law, oil and gas law and constitutional law. He has published extensively.