ERIC Number: ED222379
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1981-Oct
Reference Count: 0
Session of the General Assembly of IUCN (15th, Christchurch, New Zealand, October 11-23, 1981).
International Union for Conservation of Nature and Natural Resources, Morges, (Switzerland).
Resolutions adopted by the 15th session of the General Assembly of the International Union for Conservation of Nature and Natural Resources (IUCN) are provided in this document. These resolutions focus on areas/issues related to: (1) world conservation strategy; (2) conservation and peace; (3) people, resources, and environment; (4) environmental planning; (5) development assistance; (6) urban fringes; (7) role of traditional life styles and local people in conservation and development; (8) environmental education as related to development; (9) renewable energy; (10) genetic resources; (11) tropical moist forests; (12) protection of mangrove ecosystems; (13) protection of free flowing rivers from river engineering; (14) environmental effects of acid rain and snow and other acid deposition; (15) international trade in pesticides; (16) Ramsar Convention; (17) Law of the Sea; (18) deep sea mining and establishment of protected areas of the deep ocean; (19) large and small cetaceans; (20) Antarctica environment and Southern Ocean; (21) preservation of the Great Barrier Reef; (22) South West Tasmania; (23) Micronesian resource management assistance; (24) environmental management in the South Pacific; (25) thanks to host government; (26) international status of IUCN; (27) fund-raising; (28) the resolution procedure; and (29) action points (general, terrestrial, tropical forests, oceans/islands, species, and conventions/international programs). (JN)
Publication Type: Reports - General; Collected Works - Proceedings
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: International Union for Conservation of Nature and Natural Resources, Morges, (Switzerland).
Identifiers: Antarctica; Australia; International Union for Conservation of Nature