Roadmap for the peaceful resolution of maritime border disputes.
A new book by energy policy expert Rudi Barudi highlights practical and often overlooked mechanisms that can defuse tensions and help launch the multi-billion dollar oil and gas exploration process.
Maritime Disputes in the Eastern Mediterranean: the Way Forward
Issued by the Brookings Institution Press – outlines the broad legal and diplomatic framework available to countries looking to resolve the disputed borders at sea legally or in love. In the book, Baroudi reviews the emergence of the United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea and its growing impact, whose rules and standards have become the basis of almost all maritime negotiations and agreements. The book also explains how recent progress in science and technology, particularly accurate mapping, has expanded the guidelines of the United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea to find a settlement to the disputes that underlie it.