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Environmental Governance


The process of establishing a non-destructive relation between human activities and natural systems. (Source: UNEP)


Alternative labels:
Environmentally sound co-processing
Environmentally sound management
Environmentally sound manner
Environmentally sound technology
Sustainable production patterns
Sustainable management

In other languages

gestion saine de l’environnement
рациональное природопользование
gestión ambientalmente racional
إدارة بيئية سليمة

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Multilateral environment agreements tagged with Sound environmental management

You can see below a list of multilateral environment agreements. Use the links on the right to view the content tagged with Sound environmental management. This includes official treaty texts, decisions, recommendations, and other related informational documents such as publications, annuals, meetings, documents or reports.
Convention on Biological Diversity
Basel Convention
Rotterdam Convention
Barcelona Convention
Hazardous Wastes Protocol
Abidjan Convention
Noumea Convention
Cartagena Convention
Convention on the Transboundary Effects of Industrial Accidents
Minamata Convention on Mercury
United Nations Environment Assembly
ASEAN Agreement on Transboundary Haze Pollution


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