A  web·guide to sustainable development, conservation & the glocal environment



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Contents below:

     · Global initiatives

       · General declarations, strategies, principles, resolutions & manifestos

Global initiatives

Earth Charter

Global Pact for the Environment

     · Wikipedia entry

Draft International Covenant on Environment and Development

     · IUCN page

     · UNDESA page

     · SPREP page

General declarations, strategies, principles, resolutions & manifestos

· 1920 US Senate resolution on conservation

· 1972 Stockholm Declaration

· 1974 Cocoyoc Declaration (UNEP/UNCTAD Symposium)

· 1978 UNEP Principles on Conservation and Harmonious Utilization of Natural Resources Shared by Two or More States

· 1980 World Conservation Strategy; Convention on the Conservation of Antarctic Marine Living Resources (CCAMLR)

· 1987 World Commission on Environment and Development, Our Common Future (Brundtland report)

· 1989 Declaration of Brazilia

     · Latin American and Caribbean states reaffirming sovereignty over resources, but willingness

       to cooperate on environmental issues)

· 1991 Business Charter on Sustainable Development (ICC)

· 1991 Valdez Principles

· 1991 Declaration of World Industry Conference on Environmental Management (WICEM II)

· 1992 Declaration of the UN Conference on Environment and Development

· 1992 Agenda 21

· 1992 Statement of Forest Principals

· 1992 Rio Declaration

· 1994 UN Security Council resolution 687

     · Iraq: determining that a state can be liable for environmental damage and depletion

       of natural resources resulting from unlawful use of force

· 2004 Addis Ababa Principles and Guidelines for sustainable use

Global initiatives & declarations, etc.

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