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Title Advancing sustainable development : the World Bank and Agenda 21
Published Washington, DC : World Bank, 1997


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Description x, 80 pages ; 27 cm
Series Environmentally sustainable development studies and monographs series ; no. 19
Environmentally sustainable development studies and monographs series ; no. 19
Contents Pt. 1. The World Bank and Sustainable Development. Ch. 1. Challenges and Imperatives -- Pt. 2. Responses to Agenda 21. Ch. 2. Combating Poverty. Ch. 3. Linking Population with Sustainable Development. Ch. 4. Protecting and Promoting Human Health. Ch. 5. Promoting Sustainable Development of Human Settlements. Ch. 6. Protecting the Atmosphere. Ch. 7. Managing Land Sustainably. Ch. 8. Combating Deforestation. Ch. 9. Managing Fragile Ecosystems: Combating Desertification and Drought. Ch. 10. Linking Sustainable Agriculture and Rural Development. Ch. 11. Conserving Biological Diversity. Ch. 12. Integrating Science and Biotechnology in Sustainable Development. Ch. 13. Protecting Oceans, Seas, and Coastal Areas. Ch. 14. Protecting the Quality and Supply of Freshwater Resources. Ch. 15. Managing Toxic Chemicals and Hazardous Wastes. Ch. 16. Promoting Environmentally Sound Management of Solid Wastes and Sewage
Ch. 17. Taking Global Action for Women to Attain Sustainable and Equitable Development. Ch. 18. Investing in Children and Youth. Ch. 19. Recognizing and Strengthening the Role of Indigenous Peoples. Ch. 20. Strengthening the Role of Nongovernmental Organizations. Ch. 21. Emphasizing Local Authority Initiatives. Ch. 22. Strengthening the Roles of Workers and Their Trade Unions. Ch. 23. Strengthening the Roles of Business and Industry. Ch. 24. Implementing Financial Resources and Mechanisms. Ch. 25. Promoting Public Awareness, Education, and Capacity Building. Ch. 26. Implementing International Legal Instruments and Mechanisms
Notes Bibliographic Level Mode of Issuance: Monograph
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Subject World Bank.
SUBJECT Agenda 21.
Subject Economic development -- Environmental aspects.
Environmental policy -- International cooperation.
Economic development -- International cooperation.
Environmental policy.
Sustainable development.
Author World Bank, Contributor
World Bank.
LC no. 97013278
ISBN 0821339745
Other Titles Advancing sustainable development
Environmentally sustainable development studies and monographs series vol. no. 19
OTHER TI Agenda 21.