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Unformatted text preview: on of Ozone Layer, 1985 Recognizing the desirability of establishing through this Convention, with due regard for the sovereignty of all States, a legal order for the seas and oceans which will facilitate international communication, and will promote the peaceful uses of the seas and oceans, the equitable and efficient utilization of their resources, the conservation of their living resources, and the study, protection and preservation of the marine environment The Vienna Convention for the Protection of the Ozone Layer is a Multilateral Env. Agreement, was agreed upon at the Viena Conference in 1985 and entered into force in 1988 Montreal Protocol on Substances that Deplete Ozone Layer, 1987 Recognizing that worldwide emissions of certain substances can significantly deplete and otherwise modify the ozone layer in a manner that is likely to result in adverse effects on human health and the environment , Rio Declaration, 1992 Having met at Rio de Janeiro from 3 to 14 June 1992, Reaffirming the Declaration of the United Nations Conference on the Human Environment, adopted at Stockholm on 16 June 1972, a/ and seeking to build upon it, With the goal of establishing a new and...
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