Environmental Milestones


POPULATION
9/15/1995
Representatives from 180 countries meet at the Conference on Women in Beijing, China, to draft an agenda to improve the lives of women and girls. The resolution includes calls for taking action to reduce soil erosion, deforestation, and other forms of environmental degradation that often leave women and their families impoverished.

Source

United Nations Fourth World Conference on Women

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