Global Action Plan for Environment and Development in the 21st Century (Agenda 21)

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URL: http://www.un.org/esa/sustdev/agenda21.htm

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History

A comprehensive action programme, made public Jun 1992, Rio de Janeiro (Brazil), at S-XF2327 - United Nations Conference on Environment and Development (UNCED). Implemented by H-XE3104 - United Nations Commission on Sustainable Development (CSD). Appraised 1997, at Rio +5. UN commitment to "full implementation" of Agenda 21 affirmed, 2002, at Rio +10. Subsections expanded, 2002. Commitment reaffirmed, 2012, at Rio euro20. Also referred to as Action 21. Replaced by Agenda 2030, in which all goals set by Agenda 21 were reasserted into the Sustainable Development Goals.

Aims

Integrate development and environmental issues arising from the United Nations Conference on Environment and Development (UNCED) - the Rio Conference.

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UN Sustainable Development Goals **

GOAL 11: Sustainable Cities and CommunitiesGOAL 14: Life Below WaterGOAL 15: Life on Land

UIA Org ID

XF2785

Last News

2006

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