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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Representative Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) took to the floor of Congress to celebrate "the important work of the [UN] Earth Summit to develop its blueprint, Agenda 21, for global environmental action." She also promoted H.
Posteriormente se han realizado encuentros como la Segunda Conferencia de Ciudades Europeas Sostenibles, celebrada en Lisboa en 1996, en la que se impulso la creacion de redes para llevar a cabo procesos de Agenda 21. Todas estas iniciativas repercutieron en los estados miembros de la Union Europea y su traslacion a Espana iniciandose programas en la diferentes Comunidades Autonomas.
His acceptance of Agenda 21, whose hidden policies will make not only the elderly's hair stand on end, but the young as well.
Founded in 2005, Agenda 21 is a digital media and analytics agency.
Bob Hall of Edgewood would choke off state and municipal funding - including money from public universities - to organizations "accredited by the United Nations to implement a policy that originated in the Agenda 21 plan."
(39) A Agenda 21, portanto, e um plano de acao para o seculo XXI, a ser adotado global, nacional e localmente, por organizacoes do sistema das Nacoes Unidas, governos e pela sociedade civil, em todas as areas em que a acao humana impacta o meio ambiente.
At the heart of both Auckland and Christchurch's planning is the octopus-like "Agenda 21", a United Nations blueprint for globalisation born from the 1992 Rio Earth Summit on climate change.
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.
New York, NY, November 22, 2012 --(PR.com)-- Copia, the leading social eReading platform and web site, and its partner site, Blaze Books today announced that bestselling author Glenn Beck will annotate his new novel, Agenda 21, and make his comments available to Blaze Books readers.