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These measures typically do not require approval by parliaments or by GATT as tariff restrictions do ; indeed , they are frequently not even in the public domain . The impediments to developing countries as they try to trade their way ...
This connection finds a reflection in some of the debt - relief measures now being pursued in the form of “ debt for nature ” swaps . Countries are in effect relieved of some of their debt by repaying it at a discount in their local ...
Environmental measures must “ anticipate , prevent and attack ” the causes of environmental degradation , they declared . Where there were threats of serious or irreversible damage , lack of full scientific certainty should not be used ...
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Our Country, The Planet: Forging A Partnership For SurvivalUser Review - Not Available - Book Verdict
This book addresses the question: "If the development of the quarter of the world's people who are now rich has brought us all so close to the limits of sustainable living on Earth, how is the ... Read full review
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Our Country, The Planet: Forging A Partnership For Survival
Shridath S. Ramphal
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