Green Papers: 1998

Green Papers are draft policy documents, prepared for public consultation. After the consultation period the final policy is published in a White Paper. At the end of this page there is an archive of Green Papers. A 'For Comment' link will appear there if there are any currently open for comment.
September 1998Department of Environmental Affairs (National) (The Government of South Africa)
This Paper sets out an initial proposal for a coastal policy. It considers reasons for developing such a policy and looks at the characteristics of and issues facing our coastlines. It then sets out some key principles and objectives that could form the basis of a coastal policy.
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