that NFAs should:
- urge their respective legislative bodies to incorporate the protection of the environment as an overall goal into their basic laws;
- help raise a general awareness of the necessity of protecting the environment, in particular by expounding the consequences of resource depletion, the degradation of natural systems, the dangers of pollution and the destruction of fragile ecosystems;
- promote the education of girls and boys of all ages in science, technology and disciplines relating to the natural environment;
- encourage governments to promote the development of sustainable and ecologically sound consumption and production patterns including ecologically safe waste disposal, the re-use and recycling of resources, the reduction of air pollutants, the careful management of energy sources and the use of environmentally sound technologies.