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A/CONF.167/L.8


General Assembly

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5 May 1994

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Agenda item 9 
 
 CONSIDERATION OF PLANS AND PROGRAMMES TO SUPPORT THE SUSTAINABLE 
 DEVELOPMENT OF SMALL ISLAND DEVELOPING STATES AND THE UTILIZATION 
 OF THEIR MARINE AND COASTAL RESOURCES, WHICH INCLUDES MEETING 
 ESSENTIAL HUMAN NEEDS, MAINTAINING BIODIVERSITY, AND IMPROVING 
 THE QUALITY OF LIFE FOR ISLAND PEOPLE, AS WELL AS MEASURES THAT 
 WILL ENABLE SMALL ISLAND DEVELOPING STATES TO COPE EFFECTIVELY, 
 CREATIVELY AND IN A SUSTAINABLE MANNER WITH ENVIRONMENTAL CHANGES 
 AND TO MITIGATE THE IMPACTS ON AND REDUCE THE THREATS POSED TO 
MARINE AND COASTAL RESOURCES 
 
Algeria* and China: draft resolution 
 
Adoption of texts on the sustainable development of 
small island developing States 
 
The Global Conference on the Sustainable Development of Small  
Island Developing States, 
 
Having met at Bridgetown from 25 April to 6 May 1994, 
 
1.Adopts the Declaration of Barbados 1/ and the Programme of Action  
for the Sustainable Development of Small Island Developing  
States, 2/ which are annexed to the present resolution; 
 
2.Recommends to the General Assembly of the United Nations at its  
forty-ninth session that it endorse the texts referred to in  
paragraph 1 above. 
 
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*On behalf of the States Members that are members of the Group of  
77. 
1/A/CONF.167/L.4/Rev.1. 
2/A/CONF.167/L.1 and A/CONF.167/L.6/Add.1-16. 
 
B94-214 (E) 
  
 
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