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United Nations Conference on the Human Environment (Stockholm Conference)

Mon 05 Jun 1972, 5.59 pm — Fri 16 Jun 1972, 5.59 pm
Stockholm, Sweden

Background

The United Nations Conference on the Human Environment (also known as the Stockholm Conference) was an international conference convened under United Nations auspices held in Stockholm, Sweden from June 5-16, 1972. It was the UN's first major conference on international environmental issues, and marked a turning point in the development of international environmental politics.

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