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Submitted by admin on 3 December 2019

In order to ensure that the principles set out Jamaica's environment are advanced, the Government has adopted a number of objectives for its environmental policy, including:

  • Ensuring that Jamaicans are aware and committed people to their environment;
  • Using non-renewable resources wisely;
  • Using renewable resources in a sustainable manner;
  • Ensuring good air quality;
  • Ensuring adequate supplies of good quality water;
  • Proper planning of land use preserving bio-diversity;
  • Promoting global cooperation;
  • Enhancing the natural environment;
  • Preserving the marine environment;
  • Developing tools for sustainable development
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