Search Images Maps Play YouTube News Gmail Drive More »
Sign in
Books Books
" UN Conference on Environment and Development in Rio de Janeiro in 1992, the... "
Exergy: Energy, Environment and Sustainable Development - Page 45
by Ibrahim Dincer, Marc A. Rosen - 2007 - 472 pages
Limited preview - About this book

Technologies and Strategies for Addressing Global Warming: Hearing Before ...

United States. Congress. House. Committee on Science, Space, and Technology - Atmospheric carbon dioxide - 1992 - 195 pages
...done if we are to accomplish the President's goal of signing a framework convention on climate change by the UN Conference on Environment and Development in Rio de Janeiro. But even the modest progress made to date reflects the hallmarks of the Administration's policies....
Full view - About this book

Our Country, The Planet: Forging A Partnership For Survival

Shridath S. Ramphal - Business & Economics - 1992 - 291 pages
...in every country. All are affected; all must be involved. F o R all the reasons already elaborated, the UN Conference on Environment and Development in Rio de Janeiro in June 1992 — the Earth Summit — comes not a moment too soon; our concern should be whether in at...
Limited preview - About this book

Sustainable Cities: Meeting Needs, Reducing Resource Use and Recycling, Re ...

Cities and towns - 1992 - 238 pages
...population's basic needs are met. The work was also a contribution to discussions at the Earth Summit (the UN Conference on Environment and Development) in Rio de Janeiro in June 1992 about how national sustainable development policies fit within broader regional and global...
Limited preview - About this book

The Convention on Biological Diversity (Treaty Doc. 103-20 ..., Volume 4

United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Foreign Relations - Biodiversity conservation - 1994 - 72 pages
...own needs" and was accepted as a goal by more than 160 nations including the US at the United Nations Conference on Environment and Development in Rio de Janeiro in 1992. The President has appointed a Commission on Sustainable Development to help this nation chart a path toward...
Full view - About this book

Global Governance: Ethics and Economics of the World Order

Meghnad Desai, Paul Redfern - Business & Economics - 1995 - 230 pages
...protection are inseparable. Agenda 21, the programme of action for sustainable development adopted at the UN Conference on Environment and Development in Rio de Janeiro in 1992, is also an agenda for the IDA, particularly as the relationship between development and environmental...
Limited preview - About this book

The United Nations System: The Policies of Member States

Chadwick F. Alger, Gene M. Lyons, John E. Trent - Law - 1995 - 510 pages
...conclusion of the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change, which was opened for signature during the UN Conference on Environment and Development in Rio de Janeiro, in June 1992. One of the notable outcomes of UNCED '92 was the Rio Declaration on Environment and Development....
Full view - About this book

Conservation and Environmentalism: An Encyclopedia

Robert Paehlke - Nature - 1995 - 771 pages
...organizations like the European Community (ECl and the UN. The climax of this phase might be seen to be the UN Conference on Environment and Development in Rio de Janeiro in June 1992. 1t is clear that green parties have already profoundly affected the environmental performance...
Limited preview - About this book

Tropical Pathology

W. Doerr, T.G. Ashwort, G. Seifert - Medical - 1995 - 2083 pages
...topics, medical geographers have an ethical responsibility, just like epidemiologists. In preparation for the UN Conference on Environment and Development in Rio de Janeiro in June 1992, the WHO Commission on Health and Environment drew up a report, Our Planet Our Health, which...
Limited preview - About this book

Freshwater Biodiversity in Asia: With Special Reference to Fish, Volumes 23-343

Maurice Kottelat, Tony Whitten - Science - 1996 - 59 pages
...on the international policy agenda. Agenda 21. The Convention on Biological Diversity, laid before the UN Conference on Environment and Development in Rio de Janeiro in 1992, has been signed and ratified by most Asian countries. Although freshwater ecosystems are not mentioned...
Full view - About this book

A Geography of the Third World

John Dickenson, John P. Dickenson, Bill Gould, Colin Clarke, Sandra Mather, R. M. Prothero, C. T. Smith, E. Thomas-Hope, D. J Siddle - Science - 1996 - 344 pages
...environment as an issue of global concern has also been of considerable significance, culminating in the UN Conference on Environment and Development in Rio de Janeiro in 1992. Here the interests of the Third World were clearly at odds with those of the First World and of the...
Limited preview - About this book




  1. My library
  2. Help
  3. Advanced Book Search