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Developing countries with environmental strategies

Year: 2007 Author: Philippe Rekacewicz, UNEP/GRID-Arendal
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While many countries have shown indifference to environmental commitments made at Rio, the summit significantly helped legitimise environmental issues in political agendas worldwide: over 50 countries currently have national constitutions recognizing the rights of citizens to a healthy environment and many have national legislation to protect the environment.
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