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Environmental Governance

Definition(s)

Improvement of the public understanding of environmental issues with various aims including to build environmental awareness, and get public, finanical and/or scientific support for solving issues. (Source: Aichi Target 1)

Hierarchy

Alternative labels:
awareness rising
dialogue
media
outreach
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In other languages

French
sensibilisation du public
Russian
информационная кампания по оповещению общественности
Spanish
campaña de concienciación pública
Arabic
حملة توعية عامة

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Multilateral environment agreements tagged with public awareness

You can see below a list of multilateral environment agreements. Use the links on the right to view the content tagged with public awareness. This includes official treaty texts, decisions, recommendations, and other related informational documents such as publications, annuals, meetings, documents or reports.
Basel Convention
Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora
Convention on Migratory Species
Stockholm Convention
Montreal Protocol
Cartagena Protocol
Nagoya Protocol
Agreement on the Conservation of African-Eurasian Migratory Waterbirds
United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change
World Heritage Convention
Kyoto Protocol
Ramsar Convention
United Nations Convention to Combat Desertification
Rotterdam Convention
Barcelona Convention
Specially Protected Areas and Biodiversity Protocol
Hazardous Wastes Protocol
Convention on Long-range Transboundary Air Pollution
Minamata Convention on Mercury
Agreement on the Conservation of Small Cetaceans of the Baltic and North Seas
Agreement on the Conservation of Populations of European Bats
United Nations Environment Assembly
ASEAN Agreement on Transboundary Haze Pollution

Multimedia

TEDTalk - The inside story of the Paris climate agreement by Christiana Figueres

Why do two degrees matter? - BBC News

Entry into force of the Paris Agreement

Leonardo DiCaprio - High-Level Signature Ceremony for the Paris Agreement