Agenda 21


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Agenda 21

A program run by the United Nations related to sustainable development. It represents a comprehensive blueprint for global action drafted by the 172 governments present at the 1992 Earth Summit organized by the UN in Rio de Janeiro. It is a comprehensive archetype of action to be taken globally, nationally, and locally by organizations of the UN, governments, and major groups in every area in which humans impact the environment. The number 21 refers to the 21st century.
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Voluntary ex ante transparency notice: 17bg029 - mission of amo for the realization of agenda 21 of the community of agglomeration du douaisis.
The Convention, the only convention stemming from a direct recommendation of the Rio Conference's Agenda 21, was adopted in Paris, France on June 17, 1994 and entered into force in December 1996.
El Programa o Agenda 21 (Ministerio de Obras Publicas y Transporte de Espana, 1993), desarrollo un amplio conjunto de directrices para la elaboracion de politicas de desarrollo sostenible y reconocio de forma expresa el papel fundamental de los sistemas urbanos, al considerar que es la unidad mas pequena donde se pueden dar solucion a los problemas de una forma integrada.
However, there is no mention of the power behind the European Union, that is the United Nations document, Agenda 21, signed in 1992 by John Major, and re-affirmed in 2015 by Mr Cameron's own government (which may now come under sustainable development goals).
UK-based investment vehicle Mithril Capital plc (LSE: MITH) has conditionally agreed to acquire the entire issued share capital of digital media agency Agenda 21 Digital Holding Ltd.
13 October 2015 - UK-based investment vehicle Mithril Capital plc (LSE: MITH) has conditionally agreed to acquire the entire issued share capital of digital media agency Agenda 21 Digital Holding Ltd.
Agenda 21 could be considered the "brain" of the utopian environmental movement.
The plan is known as Agenda 21, and it seeks to encourage governments to promote environmentally friendly development such as preserving open spaces and discouraging urban sprawl.
You do not believe it, go on the internet and you will find the strangling tentacles of the "think tank" UN Agenda 21 Club of Rome, everywhere.
IAN WISHART joins the dots and links them back to a UN plan called Agenda 21.
The opponents, many associated with the tea party, have a slew of concerns with the statewide planning project, which they say is a top-down federal program that has its roots in a decades-old United Nations sustainability plan called Agenda 21.
The guest speaker will be Joseph Green, a retired federal Environmental Protection Agency research scientist who will discuss the lack of harm that small-scale gold suction dredging has on the environment and the real Agenda 21 reason for the attack on this small industry.