Law 96/12 of 5 August 1996 : Framework Law on Environmental Management

Law
Loi n° 96/12 du 5 Août 1996 portant loi-cadre relative à la gestion de l'environnement

Summary

The framework law outlines that everyone has a right to a healthy environment. Everyone has the right to be informed about the harmful impacts of environmentally harmful activities on human health and to be informed on how to prevent or compensate such impacts. The law defines the conditions for exercising these rights.