TITLE

Greens dam Kohl's rainforest pledge

AUTHOR(S)
Hughes, Sylvia; MacKenzie, Debora
PUB. DATE
November 1991
SOURCE
New Scientist;11/9/91, Vol. 132 Issue 1794, p18
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Announces the pledge made by German Chancellor Helmut Kohl to provide a multimillion dollar funding to a program to save the Brazilian rainforest. Opposition of environmentalists to the program; Kohl's visit to Brazil in August 1991 where he made the pledge to help save the rain forest; Provisions of the Pilot Programme for the Protection of Tropical Forests proposed by Germany and accepted by the Group of 7 in 1990.
ACCESSION #
10553022

 

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