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Environment - Conventions & agreements
Short history of the Convention on Biodiversity
This paper presents a brief overview of the Convention on Biodiversity and its objectives.
French: http://www.fao.org/sd/frdirect/EPre0009.htm

Environment - Conventions & agreements
Briefing on Desertification
The article includes general information on the issue, on the Desertification Convention and the role of FAO in combatting desertification.
English: http://www.fao.org/sd/EPdirect/EPre0008.htm

Environment - Energy and environmental technology
Environment - Conventions & agreements
FAO activities in the energy field
FAO's energy activities aim at assisting developing countries to meet their energy requirements in agriculture, forestry and fisheries, as a means of achieving sustainable rural development. FAO's member countries have requested assistance in implementing the Nairobi Programme of Action on New and renewable Sources of Energy and, more recently, in the adoption of Agenda 21 approved at UNCED. FAO's... more
English: http://www.fao.org/sd/EGdirect/EGre0004.htm

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