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Earth Summit of Rio de Janeiro (1992) resulted in

A

Compilation of Red List

B

Establishment of Biosphere Reserves

C

Convention on Biodiversity

D

IUCN

Answer

The Earth Summit of Rio de Janeiro, also known as the United Nations Conference on Environment and Development (UNCED), was held in Rio de Janeiro from 3 to 14 June 1992. It resulted in the Convention on Biodiversity, a multilateral treaty. Three major goals were addressed in this convention which included: conservation of biodiversity; sustainable use of its components; and the fair and equitable sharing of benefits arising from the genetic resources.
So, the correct answer is 'Convention on Biodiversity'.

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