Earth Summit II: Outcomes and Analysis [NOOK Book]

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Earth Summit II presents the principal official documents agreed al the Summit alongside an authoritative analysis of where progress is and is not being made, the reasons for this, and the priorities of the parties involved.
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Earth Summit II presents the principal official documents agreed al the Summit alongside an authoritative analysis of where progress is and is not being made, the reasons for this, and the priorities of the parties involved.
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Meet the Author

Derek Osborn is Chair of the United Nations Environment and Development UK Committee. He is also Chair of the European Environmental Agency and a member of the board of the UK Environmental Agency. He co-chaired the 1997 CSD Intersessional Meeting preparing for Earth Summit II.

Tony Bigg has worked for UNED-UK since its creation in 1993, focussing particularly on the work of the CSD.

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Table of Contents

List of Acronyms Foreword by Tony Blair Foreword by Nitin Desai Addresses of Key Organizations
1. A Tale of Two Cities: From Rio to New York
2. Hard Times: Earth Summit I1
The Process The Intercessional Rio +5
The Commission on Sustainable Development Agenda for Development The Special Session Assessment of the Special Session
3. Great Expectations: towards Earth Summit I11 in 2002
The Process
4. Our Mutual Friend: Agenda 21
A Commentary on the Programme for the Further Implementation of Agenda 21
Section A: Statement of Commitment Negotiations Assessment Section B: Assessment of Progress Since Rb Section C: Implementation in Areas Requiring Urgent Action I. Integration of economic, social and environmental objectives
2. Sectors and Issues
3. Means of Implementation Section D: International Institutional Arrangements
1. Greater Coherence in Various Intergovernmental Organizations and Processes
2. Role of Relevant Organizations and Institutions of the United Nations System
3. Future Role and Programme of Work of the CSD
4. Methods of Work of the Commission on Sustainable Development Annexes
1. Enabling Resolution for the Special Session
2. Organization of the Special Session
3. Overall Progress Achieved since UNCED
4. Programme for the Further Implementation of Agenda 21
Index

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