Aparna Lucknow, India 601 Questions 0 Answers 0 Best Answers 678 Points View Profile Aparna Asked: October 3, 20212021-10-03T15:42:39+05:30 2021-10-03T15:42:39+05:30In: GENERAL What is United Nations Conference on Environment and Development, 1992 (Earth Summit/Rio Summit)? What is United Nations Conference on Environment and Development, 1992 (Earth Summit/Rio Summit)? current affairsinternational orgnisation Share Facebook 1 Answer Recent Rahul 0 Questions 518 Answers 176 Best Answers 2k Points View Profile Rahul BRIGHT 2021-10-03T15:49:46+05:30Added an answer on October 3, 2021 at 3:49 pm United Nations Conference on Environment and Development, 1992 (Earth Summit/Rio Summit) In continuation of the Stockholm Declaration, 1972, and the Nairobi Declaration,1982 the third major Declaration was held in Rio-de-Janeiro in Brazil in the year 1992. Objective: The Rio Declaration was adopted in the conference recognising the universal and integral nature of Earth and by establishing a global partnership among states and enlisting general rights and obligations on environmental protection. This summit led to the development of the following documents: Rio Declaration on Environment and Development Agenda 21 Forest Principles The first document called the Rio Declaration, in short, contained 27 principles that were supposed to guide countries in future sustainable development. Agenda 21 is an action plan for sustainable development, but it is non-binding The Forest Principles is formally called ‘Non-Legally Binding Authoritative Statement of Principles for a Global Consensus on the Management, Conservation and Sustainable Development of All Types of Forests’. It makes many recommendations for conservation and sustainable development forestry and is non-binding. 0 Reply Share Share Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on WhatsApp Leave an answerCancel replyYou must login or register to add a new answer. Related Questions What is Pathalgadi? What is Bodo Accord?