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Constitution of the Co-operative Republic of Guyana (1980)

Part I, Chapter II, Article 25:

“Every citizen has a duty to participate in activities designed to improve the environment and protect the health of the nation.”

Part I, Chapter II, Article 36:

“In the interests of the present and future generations, the State will protect and make rational use of its land, mineral and water resources, as well as its fauna and flora, and will take all appropriate measures to conserve and improve the environment.”