Tuesday, November 27, 2012

Article: "World Conservation Congress Strengthens Protection of Sacred Sites"

Full Story link ... In 2012 delegates attending the World Conservation Congress in Jeju, South Korea, voted overwhelmingly to approve a motion aimed at strengthening protection for sacred places. The congress is convened every four years by the International Union for the Conservation of Nature and represents governments, NGOs and environmentalists focusing on global issues. Ten thousand people attended this year’s congress.