Règle correspondante
Côte d’Ivoire
Practice Relating to Rule 44. Due Regard for the Natural Environment in Military Operations
Section A. General
Côte d’Ivoire’s Teaching Manual (2007) provides in Book III, Volume 1 (Instruction of first-year trainee officers):
IV.1. Natural environment
Military leaders, in their military planning, should always consider the effects their operations could have on the natural environment.
… The specific provisions of the law show that:
- in the conduct of military operations, care shall be taken to protect the natural environment. 
Côte d’Ivoire, Droit de la guerre, Manuel d’instruction, Livre III, Tome 1: Instruction de l’élève officier d’active de 1ère année, Manuel de l’élève, Ministère de la Défense, Forces Armées Nationales, November 2007, p. 35; see also Droit de la guerre, Manuel d’instruction, Livre III, Tome 2: Instruction de l’élève officier d’active de 2ème année, Manuel de l’instructeur, Ministère de la Défense, Forces Armées Nationales, November 2007, p. 32.