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International Recognition of Children’s Right to Connect with Nature
19 Nov, 2012. 0 Comments. News. Posted By: lncigc

Since the publication of Last Child in the Woods in 2005, countries around the world have acknowledged that children are increasingly disconnected from nature.  In September of this year, more than 10,000 people representing the governments of 150 nations and more than 1,000 non-governmental organizations met in Jeju, South Korea for the World Congress of the International Union for the Conservancy of Nature (IUCN).  Attendees voted unanimously to adopt a Resolution that children have a human right to experience the natural world.  Read more…

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