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Promoting sustainable human development in cities of the South

Adrian Atkinson

Promoting sustainable human development in cities of the South

a Southeast Asian perspective

by Adrian Atkinson

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Published by United Nations Research Institute for Social Developmen in Geneva .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Asia, Southeastern,
  • Asia, Southeastern.
    • Subjects:
    • Sustainable development -- Asia, Southeastern.,
    • City planning -- Environmental aspects -- Asia, Southeastern.,
    • Urbanization -- Environmental aspects -- Asia, Southeastern.,
    • Asia, Southeastern -- Economic conditions.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Adrian Atkinson.
      SeriesOccasional papers ;, 6, Occasional paper (Geneva 2000) ;, 6.
      ContributionsUnited Nations Research Institute for Social Development., Geneva 2000 (2000 : Geneva, Switzerland)
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHC79.E5 A89 1999
      The Physical Object
      Paginationx, 41 p. ;
      Number of Pages41
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4011674M
      ISBN 109290850272
      LC Control Number2001375451
      OCLC/WorldCa44711963

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      The Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), also known as the Global Goals, were adopted by all United Nations Member States in as a universal call to action to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure that all people enjoy peace and prosperity by The 17 SDGs are integrated —that is, they recognize that action in one area will. 2 Undp annUal report / INTRODUCTION early in , the Un secretary-general outlined a five-year action plan to build “the future we want,” one that is safer, more secure, more sustainable and more equitable. a number of critical imperatives lay at the heart of this plan: sustainable development;.


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