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UN General Assembly resolution A/RES/55/2: United Nations Millennium Declaration


Resolution adopted by the General Assembly A/RES/55/2:

Among the goals agreed upon relating to the Millennium Declaration presented in this declaration is the protection of our common environment, which includes the intensification of collective efforts to reduce the number and effects of natural and man-made disasters.

Adopted by 147 Heads of State and Government and other world leaders meeting at UN Headquarters in September 2000, the declaration sets goals in the areas of: (i) peace, security and disarmament; (ii) development; (iii) protecting the environment; (iv) human rights, democracy and good governance; (v) protecting the vulnerable; (vi) meeting the special needs of Africa; and (vii) strengthening the United Nations.

Keywords

  • Themes:Environment, Governance

  • Short URL:http://preventionweb.net/go/13539

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