Extract from the Constitution of the Republic of Azerbaijan

Article 39. Right to live in healthy environment

I. Everyone has the right to live in healthy environment.
II. Everyone has the right to gain information about true ecological situation and to get compensation for damage done to his/her health and property because of violation of ecological requirements.
III. No one may cause threat or damage to the environment and natural resources beyond the limits set by law.
IV. The state guarantees the preservation of ecological balance and protection of the species of wild plants and animals determined by law.