Abstract: Environmental awareness plays important role towards sustainable development. This can be done through the application on the principle of transboundary liability. The used of the principle of transboundary liability to the area of the environmental awareness, largely in response to the need of individuals to protect their rights and interests in property in order to meets the needs of the present without compromising the ability of future generations to meet their own needs. Therefore, this study will examine the used of the principle of transboundary liability in relation environmental awareness in order to achieve sustainable development from the international environmental law perspectives, identify actions and cases which deal with environmental awareness towards sustainable development and also identify the relation between the principle of transboundary liability and Rio Declaration as a means for sustainable development.
Muhammad Rizal Razman, Jamaluddin Md. Jahi, Sharifah Zarina Syed Zakaria, Abdul Samad Hadi, Kadir Arifin, Kadaruddin Aiyub and Azahan Awang, 2012. Environmental Awareness Towards Sustainable Development Through the Principle of Tranboundary Liability: International Environmental Law Perspectives. Research Journal of Applied Sciences, 7: 194-198.