REPUBLIC OF KOREA:
The process of ratification will likely
be concluded by early 1994. Since UNCED, the Prime Minister has
established a committee to address environmental issues, including
biodiversity. Korea stated its plans to further study the state of
biodiversity, to expand its protected areas, and to apply EIAs to
all socio-economic fields of activity. Korea also emphasized its
support for equal access to biodiversity and related technologies.