Report of the Special Rapporteur on the issue of human rights obligations relating to the enjoyment of a safe, clean, healthy and sustainable environment
1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 Rating 5.00 (1 Vote)
Report of the Special Rapporteur on the issue of human rights obligations relating to the enjoyment of a safe,  clean, healthy and sustainable environment

The UN Special Rapporteur, Mr. John Knox, presented a report to the UN Human Rights Council (UNHRC) on the issue of human rights obligations relating to the enjoyment of a safe, clean, healthy and sustainable environment and its correlationn to the human rights obligations relating to the conservation and sustainable use of biological diversity. In his report, he describes the importance of ecosystem services and biodiversity for the full enjoyment of human rights and outlines the application of human rights obligations to biodiversity-related actions.

Area of work: Biodiversity; Priority Group: Indigenous People; Partnerships: ICCA-GSI  Report of the Special Rapporteur on the issue of human rights obligations relating to the enjoyment of a safe,  clean, healthy and sustainable environment (346.93 kB)