Setting-up Community Conservation Areas

In 2002, the national Parliament passed the Bill for the Environmental Management and
Conservation Act with the purpose of conservation, sustainable development and management of
environment and regulation of related activities. The Act allows for the identification and
registration of Community Conservation Areas dedicated to the protection, maintenance and
sustainable use of biological diversity and of natural and associated cultural resources in Vanuatu,
anaged through legal and effective means.
 

Document Tabs