Compilation of internationally agreed environmental goals and objectives.

United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) (2012)

The compilation provides an overview of existing internationally agreed environmental goals and objectives. It contains information on goals and objectives drawn from the existing international treaties in the field ofthe environment and international non-legally binding instruments as referred to in paragraph 17 below.Where there is a provision clearly stating the goals and objectives in an instrument, such provision is quotedin the compilation under an appropriate thematic area. Where there is no such provision in the instrument,the information is drawn from the preamble or substantive provisions of the instrument which contain thestatement concerning the goals and objectives of the instrument.

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