The first communication of Malta to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change

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Published by Ministry for Rural Affairs and the Environment in Malta .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Greenhouse gas mitigation -- Malta.,
  • Environmental policy -- Malta.

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ContributionsSammut, Charles V., Micallef, Alfred J., Malta. Ministry for Rural Affairs and the Environment.
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LC ClassificationsHC310.2.Z9
The Physical Object
FormatElectronic resource
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Open LibraryOL22656129M
LC Control Number2008613862

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The original authentic Convention text in all six official United Nations languages. Arabic Chinese English French Russian Spanish.

The consolidated versions of the Convention text, including amendments to Annex I and II, in all six official United Nations languages, have been prepared by the secretariat, and can be found hereunder.

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