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Page 114 - Parties to them, under other relevant international agreements, particularly the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change and the Convention on Biological Diversity, in order to derive maximum benefit from activities under each agreement while avoiding duplication of effort.
Page 89 - Eco-tourism is environmentally responsible travel and visitation to relatively undisturbed natural areas, in order to enjoy, study and appreciate nature (and any accompanying cultural features — both past and present), that promotes conservation, has low visitor impact and provides for beneficially active socio-economic involvement of local populations.
Page 31 - In a similar way, the 1EA defines an energy subsidy as any government action that concerns primarily the energy sector that lowers the cost of energy production, raises the price received by energy producers or lowers the price paid by energy consumers (IEA 1999).
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