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Definition(s)

Valuable mineral deposits of an area that are presently recoverable and may be so in the future; includes known ore bodies and potential ore. (Source: GEMET/ MGH)

Hierarchy

Related terms:
extractive

In other languages

French
ressource minérale
Russian
минеральный ресурс
Spanish
recursos minerales
Chinese, Simplified
矿物资源
Arabic
مصدر معدني

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Multilateral environment agreements tagged with mineral resource

You can see below a list of multilateral environment agreements. Use the links on the right to view the content tagged with mineral resource. This includes official treaty texts, decisions, recommendations, and other related informational documents such as publications, annuals, meetings, documents or reports.
Agreement on the Conservation of African-Eurasian Migratory Waterbirds
Convention on the Transboundary Effects of Industrial Accidents
United Nations Environment Assembly