Improving institutional capacity for effective monitoring of compliance

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 improving institutional capacity for collecting compliance data, regularly reviewing compliance, detecting violations, establishing enforcement priorities, undertaking effective enforcement and conducting periodic evaluations of the effectiveness of compliance and enforcement programmes.

Type Classification:
F: Exceptional strategies
Related UN Sustainable Development Goals:
GOAL 17: Partnerships to achieve the Goal