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Environmental damage or degradation is the deterioration of the environment through depletion of resources such as air, water and soil; the destruction of ecosystems and the extinction of wildlife. It is defined as any change or disturbance to the environment perceived to be deleterious or undesirable. (drafted from Wikipedia)
In other languages
atteinte à l'environnement
ущерб, нанесенный окружающей среде
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Multilateral environment agreements tagged with environmental damage
You can see below a list of multilateral environment agreements. Use the links on the right to view the content tagged with environmental damage. This includes official treaty texts, decisions, recommendations, and other related informational documents such as publications, annuals, meetings, documents or reports.
|Convention on Biological Diversity||1 article or paragraph|
|United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change||1 decision|
|United Nations Convention to Combat Desertification||1 article or paragraph|
|Convention on the Transboundary Effects of Industrial Accidents||2 articles and paragraphs|
|United Nations Environment Assembly||1 decision|
|Nagoya – Kuala Lumpur Supplementary Protocol||2 articles and paragraphs|