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III.S.1 UNITED NATIONS GENERAL ASSEMBLY RESOLUTION 2398 (ON PROBLEMS OF THE HUMAN ENVIRONMENT) (3 December 1968)
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Adopted by the UN General Assembly, 3 December 1968

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The General Assembly,

Noting that the relationship between man and his environment is undergoing profound changes in the wake of modern scientific and technological developments,

Aware that these developments, while offering unprecedented opportunities to change and shape the environment of man to meet his needs and aspirations, also involve grave dangers if not properly controlled,

Noting, in particular, the continuing and accel…

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“III.S.1 UNITED NATIONS GENERAL ASSEMBLY RESOLUTION 2398 (ON PROBLEMS OF THE HUMAN ENVIRONMENT) (3 December 1968)”, in: International Law & World Order: Weston's & Carlson's Basic Documents, Weston & Carlson. Consulted online on 26 January 2022 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2211-4394_rwilwo_SIM_032194>
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