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III.S.3 UNITED NATIONS GENERAL ASSEMBLY DECLARATION ON THE NEED TO ENSURE A HEALTHY ENVIRONMENT FOR THE WELL-BEING OF INDIVIDUALS (14 December 1990)
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Adopted by the UN General Assembly, 14 December 1990

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The General Assembly,

Recalling that, in accordance with the provisions of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights and the International Covenant on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights, everyone has the right to an adequate standard of living for his or her own health and well-being and that of his or her family and to the continuous improvement of living conditions,

Recognizing the need to promote universal respect for, and observ…

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“III.S.3 UNITED NATIONS GENERAL ASSEMBLY DECLARATION ON THE NEED TO ENSURE A HEALTHY ENVIRONMENT FOR THE WELL-BEING OF INDIVIDUALS (14 December 1990)”, 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_032204>
First published online: 2015
First print edition: 20150929



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