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Papua New Guinea (174) > Environmental, Climate and Sustainable Development Laws (1)

Name: Climate Change (Management) Act 2015 (No. 19 of 2015.).
Country: Papua New Guinea
Subject(s): Environmental, Climate and Sustainable Development Laws
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 2015-11-20
Entry into force:
ISN: PNG-2015-L-105163
Bibliography: Legislation on-line Legislation on-line Pacific Islands Legal Information Institute (PacLII) PDF PDF (consulted on 2017-09-22)
Abstract/Citation: Being an Act to provide for a regulatory framework to
(a) promote and manage climate compatible development through climate change mitigation and adaptation activities; and
(b) implement any relevant obligations of the State under applicable rules of international law and international agreements related to climate change; and
(c) establish Papua New Guinea's Designated National Authority or an equivalent entity for the purposes of the Kyoto Protocol and any such other or subsequent arrangements or agreements made under the Kyoto Protocol,
and for related purposes.

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