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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Assistance mission to project ownership (amo) for the realization of agenda 21 of the douaisis agglomeration community (cad).
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.
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.
Agenda 21 is precisely what the name suggests: an agenda.
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.
At the heart of Agenda 21 is what critics call the ghettoisation of cities into urban jungles of concrete, glass and steel--no backyards for kids to play on, roads choked because they're carrying more people from the infill sections in the suburbs, and a growth in crime.
During his brief presentation, he said that Granite State Future is Agenda 21 being implemented in New Hampshire.
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.
In actuality, Agenda 21 is a United Nations plan for sustainable development put forward 20 years ago at the Earth Summit in Brazil.
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?
The United Nations' Agenda 21 website reveals just how tightly its Agenda 21 tentacles now control New Zealand political decisions and laws, right down to the elevated role of the Treaty of Waitangi: (1)