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Australian national report to the United Nations Conference on Environment and Development / prepared on behalf of the Australian Government by the Department of the Arts, Sport, the Environment, and Territories
Bib ID 1577104
Format BookBook
Description [Canberra : Australian Govt. Publ. Service], 1991 
244, [32] : ill., maps ; 30 cm. 
ISBN 0644241624 (paperback)
Summary

In this report Australia chronicles its own performance on action to address the greenhouse effect and ensure the protection of biological diversity. It notes the successes and failures and the changes in our perception and approach. It details Government programs and policies to address environmental and developmental problems, as well as the processes we now have in place to deal with conflict over access and use of resources. The views and commentary of a wide range of non-government organisations and concerned individuals are also included.

Full contents
  • 1. Introduction to Australia
  • 1.1. Government
  • 1.2. Environment
  • 1.3. Economy
  • 1.4. Population
  • 1.5. Health
  • 1.6. Education
  • 1.7. Social security and welfare
  • 1.8. Housing and community amenities
  • 1.9. Consumer interests
 
Notes

AGPS cat. no. 9121299.

Bibliography: p. [1-8]

Subjects Economic development -- Environmental aspects -- Australia -- Congresses.  |  Environmental policy -- Australia -- Congresses.  |  Environmental education -- Australia -- Congresses.  |  Environmental protection -- International cooperation -- Congresses.
Other authors/contributors Australia. Department of the Arts, Sport, the Environment and Territories  |  United Nations Conference on Environment and Development, (1992 : Rio de Janeiro, Brazil)
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United Nations Conference on Environment and Development, Australian national report

Terms of Use Commonwealth of Australia 1991. 

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