NATIONAL OPEN UNIVERSITY OF NIGERIA

UNIVERSITY VILLAGE, PLOT 91, CASDASTRAL ZONE, NNAMDI AZIKIWE EXPRESS WAY, JABI, ABUJA.
FACULTY OF SCIENCES
JUNE/JULY 2013 EXAMINATION

COURSE CODE:       ESM303

COURSE TITLE:      ENVIRONMENTAL LAW AND POLICIES

TIME ALLOWED:    2 hrs

INSTRUCTION:      Answer any four questions

                 

  1. (a) Define  environmental law from the point of view of Thoron and Beckwith 1997.  

(b) Give an account of what gave credence to a nationally unified law/national policies and programme on the environment in Nigeria.

(c) List the two basic decrees that were formulated as a result of “Koko Toxic Waste”

 

  1. (a) Discuss the state laws used in combating the menace of environmental degradation and pollution.

(b)  Define “Tort”

(c)  List the four Torts specifically relevant to the control of environmental pollution in Nigeria.

 

  1. (a) Define Development with respect to the environment.

(b) Discuss the effects of Population on Development.

(c) Highlight the strategies enumerated by the National Policy on Environment in relation to    the protection and conservation of the air.

 

 

  1. (a)  Define “Waste” as given by The United Kingdom Environmental Protection Act of 1990.

(b) List the methods of waste disposal.

(c) Discuss the sources of Laws governing Waste Management in Nigeria.

 

  1. (a)  Discuss the types of Pollution in the environment.

(b)   Highlight the effect of water pollution on the environment.

 

  1. (a)  Define Environmental Human Right.

(b) Discuss The Copenhagen Accord 2010.


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