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Implementing sustainable development

Implementing sustainable development

integrated assessment and participatory decision-making processes

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Published by E. Elgar in Cheltenham, UK, Northampton, MA .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Sustainable development.,
  • Economic development -- Environmental aspects.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by Hussein Abaza, Andrea Baranzini.
    ContributionsAbaza, Hussein., Baranzini, Andrea., United Nations Environment Programme.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHC79.E5 I51115 2002, HC79.E5 I51115 2002
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 303 p. :
    Number of Pages303
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18182815M
    ISBN 101840649135
    LC Control Number2002019540

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