Agenda 21


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Agenda 21

A United Nations programme and “blueprint” signed by the 178 participants in the Rio de Janeiro Earth Summit in 1992, which delineated plans for sustainable development and provided guidelines that addressed issues of climatic changes and biodiversity. The “21” refers to the fact that the programme runs into the 21st century.
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Contract award: realization of shared analysis and carbon footprint as part of the renewal of agenda 21 of the city of bouguenais.
We continued sounding the alarm, hoping to make the contents of Agenda 21 as widely known as possible in order to build informed resistance to it.
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.
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.
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In actuality, Agenda 21 is a United Nations plan for sustainable development put forward 20 years ago at the Earth Summit in Brazil.
Al-Rowas also provided an overview of Agenda 21 resulted from the Earth Summit held in Rio de Janeiro in June 1992 and what has been implemented of resolutions taken by this and other summits followed.
Although the ad (which appears to have been purchased by Agenda 21 LA, a group that advocates radical political conservativism) blatantly propagates falsehoods about Obama and features a huge caption asking, "Will Obama and the Democrats Shoot Catholics and Christians?
Among his many roles, he is chair of the Green Forum, Newcastle City Challenge and Local Agenda 21.
Each such initiative, they claim, is a sinister plot, somehow linked to Agenda 21, a 20-year-old United Nations resolution that suggested ways to promote sustainability in cities worldwide.