The Precautionary Principle

E. Linacre


The United Nations convened conferences in 1972, 1982 and 1992 leading to commitments to the so-called Precautionary Principle -


We can also identify the evolution of associative principles to the Precautionary Principle including:


There are obvious implications in what our response should be to the probabilities and possibilities of future climate change resulting from humanity’s activities.