8 ILSA J. Int'l & Comp. L. 1 (2001-2002)
Deprivation, Despoilation and Destitution: Whither Environment and Human Rights in Nigeria's Niger Delta

handle is hein.journals/ilsaic8 and id is 11 raw text is: DEPRIVATION, DESPOILATION AND
DESTITUTION: WHITHER ENVIRONMENT AND
HUMAN RIGHTS IN NIGERIA'S NIGER DELTA?
Dr. Ibibia Lucky Worika
I.      BACKGROUND AND INTRODUCTION ................................... 2
II.     SCOPE, PURPOSE AND METHODOLOGY .............................. 3
III.    PERIODIZATION .......................................................... 3
IV.     THE NIGER DELTA ........................................................ 4
V.      CASE STUDIES ............................................................ 7
A.      Ogoni ............................................................           7
B.      Bonny/Finima ...................................................             7
C.      Egiland ..........................................................           8
VI.     OBSERVATIONS ........................................................... 9
A.      Ogoni ............................................................           9
B.      Bonny/Finima ................................................... 11
C.      Egiland .......................................................... 11
VII.    ANALYSIS ................................................................ 13
A.      Introduction ..................................................... 13
B.      Nature, Scope and Genesis of the Linkage
between the Environment and Human
Rights ............................................................ 14
C.      From Environmental law to Environment
and Human Rights          in Africa? ..............................         18
VIII. RECOMMENDATIONS AND CONCLUSION ............................. 23
A.      General Recommendations ..................................                  23
B.      Specific Recommendations ................................... 28
1.      Ogoniland .................................................. 28
2.      Bonny/Finima .............................................. 28
3.      Egiland ................................................... 29
*    LL.B (Hons), BL, LL.M      (Lagos), Ph.D. (Dundee). Lecturer-in-Law and Consultant
on Energy, International Environmental and Comparative Petroleum Law and Policy,
Department of Jurisprudence & Public International Law, Faculty of Law, Rivers State
University of Science and Technology, Port - Harcourt, Nigeria.

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