Resolution Adopted by the CCAR

Environment

Adpoted by the 103rd Annual Convention of
the Central Conference of American Rabbis
San Antonio, Texas, April, 1992

WHEREAS, the United States of America is still looked to by much of the world for example and leadership, and

WHEREAS, the environmental crisis for the entire planet, including North America, has reached the emergency stage;

THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED, that the Central Conference of American Rabbis urgently insists that President George Bush lead the United States delegation to the UNCED (United Nations Conference on Environment and Development in Brazil, and

BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED, that the United States delegation attend UNCED without preconceived limitations on the actions to be taken in concert with the other nations of the planet, and go with open minds and serious concern for the survival of humanity which is imminently threatened.