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|Title:||World Charter for Nature|
|Description:||This annex to a United Nations General Assembly resolution sets forth "principles of conservation by which all human conduct affecting nature is to be guided and judged." The Charter recognizes the interaction between mankind and nature. It calls for member states to reflect the stated principles in their national legislation.
The French version, available in PDF, is linked from the list of GA Resolutions for the 37th Session under A/RES/37/7.
|Legal Citation:||G.A. Res. 37/7, U.N. GAOR, 37th Sess., Supp. No. 51, at 17, U.N. Doc. A/37/51 (1982); 22 ILM 455 (1983)|
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