Item description for State of the Environment in Asia and the Pacific 2005 by United Nations...
The State of the Environment in Asia and the Pacific 2005 report takes a new and deeper look at the pressures on the environment arising from rapid economic growth in the region. It argues that member governments have made progress in improving environmental performance; however, because of the limited environmental carrying capacity of the region and the immense pressure exerted by the changing consumption and production patterns, environmental degradation continues. The publication elaborates on ""green growth"" policy measures as a key requirement for achieving the Millennium Development Goals on environmental sustainability and poverty reduction.
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Studio: United Nations
Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 11.57" Width: 8.27" Height: 0.87" Weight: 2.16 lbs.
Release Date Jun 15, 2007
Publisher United Nations Publications
ISBN 9211204879 ISBN13 9789211204872
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Jose Antonio Ocampo is Under-Secretary-General of the United Nations for Economic and Social Affairs, and former Executive Secretary of ECLAC.