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Draft Report of the Pacific fisheries study tour to Papua New Guinea, Vanuatu and Samoa November 2008

Department of Environment and Conservation

The Department of Environment and Conservation (DEC) was established in 1985. Its mission (approved by the National Executive Council on 22 August 1989) is to ensure natural and physical resources are managed to sustain environmental quality and human well-being.

The key legislations administered by the Department are:

Environmental Planning Act 1978

Environmental Contaminants Act 1978

Conservation Areas Act 1978

National Parks Act 1982

International Trade (Fauna & Flora) Act 1979

Fauna (Protection and Control) Act 1966

Crocodile Trade (Protection) Act 1974

Water Resources Act 1982

It also has an important role under the Forests Act 1992.

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Draft Report prepared led by the Commonwealth Policy Studies Unit from the University of London in association with the Commonwealth Human Ecology Council and Commonwealth Foundation & the financial support from AUSAID and the UK Department for International Development. Marta Lang, a Consultant to the Commonwealth Foundation prepared the Report and tour

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Publisher PNG Conservation and Environment Protection Authority
Modified 19 July 2021
Release Date 19 July 2021
Identifier 6c6ad700-0b49-4fe8-b407-a257a79f67ef
Spatial / Geographical Coverage Location PNG, Vanuatu, Samoa
Language English
License Public
[Open Data]
Author AUSAID and the UK Department for International Development funded Tour Report led by the Commonwealth Policy Studies Unit University of London
Contact Name Paul Anderson
Contact Email [email protected]