TITLE

The Case for Uranium Mining in Greenland

AUTHOR(S)
Gunter, Chelsea
PUB. DATE
April 2015
SOURCE
Cornell International Law Journal;Spring2015, Vol. 48 Issue 2, p423
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article explores the Greenland's Legal Framework for uranium mining and export, as of April 2015. Topics discussed include effects of rising temperatures on Greenland's economy and the potential for mineral extraction; introduction of 2009 Mineral Resources Act in the country; and history of uranium mining in indigenous communities in the U.S.
ACCESSION #
110345744

 

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