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Ley de transparencia y acceso a la información pública (Decreto 170-2006)

30/12/2006 Rights: Information Justice Honduras

La ley tiene por finalidad el desarrollo y ejecución de la política nacional de transparencia, así como el ejercicio del derecho de toda persona al acceso a la información pública para el fortalecimiento del Estado de Derecho y consolidación de la democracia mediante la participación ciudadana...

Ley Orgánica del Ambiente (Ley No. 5.833)

22/12/2006 Rights: Topics: Environmental assessment Environmental education Indigenous peoples Venezuela

La ley establece las disposiciones y los principios rectores para la gestión del ambiente, en el marco del desarrollo sustentable como derecho y deber fundamental del Estado y de la sociedad, para contribuir a la seguridad y al logro del máximo bienestar de la población y al sostenimiento del...

National Emergency and Disaster Management Act (No. 15 of 2006)

19/10/2006 Rights: Information Saint Vincent and the Grenadines

This act provides for prevention, preparedness, response, mitigation and recovery in relation to hazards, disasters and emergencies in Saint Vincent and the Grenadines.

Disaster Management Act (No. 30 of 2006)

06/10/2006 Rights: Information Participation Saint Lucia

The Act provides for the mitigation of, preparedness for, response to and recovery from emergencies and disasters in Saint Lucia.

National Environmental Policy (2006)

07/04/2006 Rights: Information Participation Justice Topics: Environmental education Environmental assessment Trinidad and Tobago

The National Environmental Policy is prepared pursuant to Section 18(1) of the Environmental Management Act and includes provisions which seek to encourage the establishment of institutional linkages locally, regionally and internationally to further the objects of the said Act, an analysis of...

Amerindian Act (No. 6 of 2006)

14/03/2006 Rights: Participation Justice Topics: Biodiversity Mining Indigenous peoples Guyana

The Act provides for the recognition and protection of collective rights of Amerindian Villages and Communities in Guyana and the promotion of good governance.

Disaster Preparedness and Response Act (No. 4 of 2006)

01/03/2006 Rights: Information Participation Justice Topics: Environmental education Bahamas

This act provides for a more effective organisation of the mitigation of, preparedness for, response to and recovery from emergencies and disasters in The Bahamas.

Ley de Participación Ciudadana (Decreto No. 3 de 2006)

01/02/2006 Rights: Participation Justice Topics: Gender Honduras

La ley establece el marco general de la participación en Honduras definiendo los principios, atribuciones, derechos, obligaciones y formas de su ejercicio a través del plebiscito, referéndum, cabildos abiertos municipales, iniciativa ciudadana, y otros señalados en la Ley.

Décret portant sur la Gestion de l’Environnement

26/01/2006 Rights: Information Participation Justice Topics: Environmental education Environmental assessment Haiti

This Decree defines the national policy on environmental management and regulates the conduct of citizens for sustainable development. It reconizes the every person's right to a healthy and enjoyable environment.