This voluntary initiative came from Green economy policies, practices and initiatives
Description/achievement of initiative
Preparation of development programmes, focusing on high standards of life quality and healthy environment, on the basis of the Earth Charter
Source: Ministry of Ecology and Natural Resources of the Republic of Tatarstan
In April 2001, the State Council of the Republic of Tatarstan in Russia voted unanimously to adopt the Earth Charter in the Republic. Since the adoption of the Decree of the State Council of the Republic of Tatarstan on 27 April 2001 ¹ 722 "About the Earth Charter" its principles were observed in preparation of programes of development, focusing on high standards of life quality and healthy environment.