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What might a developing country climate commitment look like?

Examines voluntary participation by developing countries under an approach that reintegrates the two facets of the common but differentiated principle. Discusses the use of an alternative form of emission targets -- greenhouse gas intensity targets.

World Resources 1998-99

Environmental change and human health

A joint publication by the World Resources Institute, the United Nations Environment Programme, the United Nations Development Programme, and the World Bank

Explores the links between environmental quality and human health, looking both at the environmental threats associated...

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Pesticides and the Immune System

The Public Health Risks

Brings together an extensive body of experimental and epidemiological research from around the world documenting the effects of widely used pesticides on the immune system and the attendant health risks.

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Food

Global Biodiversity Strategy

Guidelines for action to save, study and use Earth's biotic wealth sustainably and equitably...

Offers the most systematic and comprehensive plan ever devised to protect the world's total stock of genes, species, and ecosystems....

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