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The plain language guide to the World Summit on Sustainable Development / Janet R. Strachan ... [et al.]
Bib ID 4354227
Format BookBook
Description London ; Sterling, VA : Earthscan, 2005 
xxv, 253 p. ; 24 cm. 
ISBN 1853839280
Summary

"The Plain Language Guide to the World Summit on Sustainable Development aims to provide a quick way in to the JPOI to help promote genuine public understanding of the agreement and practical action on the commitments. It is a resource book for those working in community groups, business, local government, central government departments, regional institutions and the international community."--BOOK JACKET.

Full contents
  • Foreword / Commonwealth Secretary-General
  • The Lindner preface
  • Pt. I. The Johannesburg Plan of Implementation
  • 1. Introduction
  • 2. Poverty eradication
  • 3. Changing unsustainable patterns of consumption and production
  • 4. Protecting and managing the natural resource base of economic and social development
  • 5. Globalization
  • 6. Health and sustainable development
  • 7. Small island developing states
 
Notes

"Stakeholder Forum ; Commonwealth Secretariat."

Includes bibliographical references (p. 236-237) and index.

Subjects World Summit on Sustainable Development (2002 : Johannesburg, South Africa)  |  Sustainable development.
Other authors/contributors Strachan, Janet R  |  Stakeholder Forum  |  Commonwealth Secretariat
Also Titled

Plain language guide to the WSSD

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