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“We are determined to protect the planet from degradation, through sustainable consumption and production, sustainably managing its natural resources and taking urgent action on climate change, so that it can support the needs of the present and future generations.”  

- Transforming our world: the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development, 2015, A/RES/70/1

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