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Adopted by the UN Food and Agriculture Organization, 25 November 1981

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The Conference,

Recalling Resolution VI of the World Food Conference (Rome, 1974), by which the Food and Agriculture Organization was urged to establish a World Soil Charter as a basis for an international cooperation toward the most rational use of the world’s soil resources,

Realizing that land resources are limited and that of the total land area of the world only a s…

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“V.L.1 WORLD SOIL CHARTER”, in: International Law & World Order: Weston's & Carlson's Basic Documents, Weston & Carlson. Consulted online on 18 December 2018 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2211-4394_rwilwo_SIM_033004>
First published online: 2015
First print edition: 20150929

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