Assessing cost and benefits of different development policies for human and environmental health
Implementation: This strategy features in the framework of Agenda 21 as formulated at UNCED (Rio de Janeiro, 1992), now coordinated by the United Nations Commission on Sustainable Development and implemented through national and local authorities. Agenda 21 recommends collecting, analysing and integrating data on the links between the state of ecosystems and the health of human communities in order to improve knowledge of the cost and benefit of different development policies and strategies in relation to health and the environment, particularly in developing countries.
Subjects: HumanWelfareAssessmentPurchasing, supplyingHealthEnvironment Development Policy
Type Classification: G: Very Specific strategies