ERIC Number: ED072961
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1972-Oct
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International Union for Conservation of Nature Bulletin (IUCN), Volume 3 Number 10.
IUCN Bulletin, v3 n10 Oct 72
Compiled in this newsletter are activities, viewpoints, reports, extracts from speeches, and book reviews by the International Union for Conservation of Nature and Natural Resources (IUCN). Principal items deal with the 11th General Assembly of the IUCN held September, 1972 in Banff, Alberta, Canada. A general summary of the meeting is reported as well as approval of amendments to the statutes, ratification of new member organizations, and consideration of a proposal for increased membership fees. Excerpts and extracts from keynote speeches are included: (1) the welcome by Honourable Jean Chretien, Minister of Indian Affairs and Northern Development, (2) "The Environmental Challenge to Man and Institutions" by Maurice Strong, Secretary-General of the UN Conference on the Human Environment, (3) address by Harold J. Coolidge, President, IUCN, and (4) address by D. J. Kuenen, President-Elect, IUCN. In addition, concurrent sessions of the 12th Technical Meeting, "Conservation for Development," are reviewed, members of the Executive Board and Commissions are listed, and reviews of seven books are offered. Resolutions from the conference in 23 major areas are printed as a supplement to the Bulletin. (BL)
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Sponsor: United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization, Paris (France).
Authoring Institution: International Union for Conservation of Nature and Natural Resources, Morges, (Switzerland).