The Evolution of the Concept of Inter-Generational Equity under the Indian Environmental Jurisprudence
The concept of sustainable development is today dominating all the environment versus development debates and is generally seen as a solution to this impasse. The concept of sustainable development is structured on two forms of equity, Inter-generational equity and intra-generational equity. This concept of Inter-generational equity initially evolved in the International Environment law regime, today find a place in our Environment law jurisprudence as well. This article is an attempt to analyze the understanding and attitude of the Indian courts towards this valuable principle.
Taniya Malik. The Evolution of the Concept of Inter-Generational Equity under the Indian Environmental Jurisprudence. International Journal of Multidisciplinary Research and Development, Volume 2, Issue 10, 2015, Pages 184-187