TitleIntegration of key minerals issues into the implementation of Agenda 21.
Brings to the attention of the Commission on Sustainable Development, the relevant UN bodies and the regional commissions the inter-sessional strategy paper of the Committee on Natural Resources entitled "Towards the sustainable supply of minerals in the context of Agenda 21"; takes note, in principle, of the recommendations for concrete action contained in relevant resolutions of the Committee on Natural Resources, and recommends consideration of the means of their implementation, within existing resources, through the relevant priority programmes and by maximizing the opportunities for collaboration among interested parties.
Adopted at the 50th plenary meeting, 25 July 1996. In: Resolutions and decisions of the Economic and Social Council, organizational session for 1996, New York, 25 Jan. and 6-9 Feb. 1996; resumed organizational session for 1996, New York, 2 Apr. and 2-3 May 1996; substantive session of 1996, New York, 24 June-26 July 1996; resumed substantive session of 1996, New York, 10 Oct. and 13-14 and 20 Nov. 1996 - E/1996/96 - p. 76-77 - (ESCOR, 1996, Suppl. no. 1).