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Implementing the New Law of the Sea: The Mexican Experience

  • Alberto Székely
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Part of the Springer Series on Environmental Management book series (SSEM)

Abstract

Mexico’s foreign policy traditionally has been characterized by its persevering reliance on a handful of general and fundamental principles. Its behavior abroad has been guided by them on all fronts and in all forums. Championing nonintervention, self-determination, a generous policy for the indiscriminate granting of asylum, the peaceful settlement of international disputes, and the permanent sovereignty of people over their natural resources has only been the result of deep committment to the strict adherance to the binding rules of international law.

Keywords

Coastal State Exclusive Economic Zone Maximum Sustainable Yield Living Resource Permanent Sovereignty 
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  • Alberto Székely

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