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Environmental Governance

Definition(s)

An institution (usually a public entity) established for for the management of public (environmental) issues. Private insitutions for a similar purpose are bodies of persons associated for the regulation of (environmental) issues by means of a special organization. (Source: draft based on GEMET/ZINZAN)

Hierarchy

Related terms:
association
institutional profile
public institution
institutional framework

In other languages

French
institution
Russian
учреждение
Spanish
institución
Chinese, Simplified
机构
Arabic
مؤسسة

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Multilateral environment agreements tagged with institution

You can see below a list of multilateral environment agreements. Use the links on the right to view the content tagged with institution. This includes official treaty texts, decisions, recommendations, and other related informational documents such as publications, annuals, meetings, documents or reports.
Basel Convention
Convention on Migratory Species
Stockholm Convention
Agreement on the Conservation of African-Eurasian Migratory Waterbirds
Rotterdam Convention
Bamako Convention
Agreement on the Conservation of Small Cetaceans of the Baltic and North Seas
ASEAN Agreement on Transboundary Haze Pollution

Multimedia

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