La participación como mecanismo de consenso para la asignación de nuevos derechos

Translated title of the contribution: Participation as a consensus mechanism for assignment of new rights

Gloria Amparo Rodriguez, Andrés Gómez-Rey

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The main purpose of this paper is to analyze the transcendence of the participation in the communities assignment process of new rights, in
a transition of the Social Rule of Law to an Environmental Rule of Law.
In order to achieve this objective, This paper pretends to study the
situation of the main mechanisms of environmental participation in which
this concepts has been considered in the jurisprudence of the Colombia’s
Constitutional Court, as well as in the doctrine. Moreover, it addresses the
participation in the environmental management as an instrument that
allows a collective construction of the future of the country, bearing in mind not only the right of persons, but also others perspectives of the world and the development. In this order of ideas, these scenarios considerer other important values for the continued existence in the planet.
Translated title of the contributionParticipation as a consensus mechanism for assignment of new rights
Original languageSpanish
Pages (from-to)71 - 104
Number of pages33
JournalPensamiento Jurídico
Issue number37
StatePublished - May 1 2013


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